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Understanding Agricultural Liability: Maryland Fencing Law (EB-419)

There is an old adage about good fences and neighbors. This is especially true for agriculture. A good fence can keep livestock in the pasture, or can act as a barrier to trespassers/unwanted visitors. But what exactly are the fencing laws in Maryland? Like many states in the East, Maryland does...
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