Archive of Agriculture Articles

Archive of Agriculture Articles
Agriculture Chris Ambrose is an attorney and the owner of Harvest Legal in Emporia, Kansas. His practice consists primarily of agriculture, business, estate planning, and elder law planning. In addition, Chris works to stay on the bleeding edge of developments and advances in the legal services industry, especially when they pertain to small legal practices.
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Year 2017
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  • Climate Smart Agriculture
    Climate smart agriculture was created to establish food security with the changing climate, ecological concerns, and by having the tools to overcome it.... more
  • Water and Agriculture – A Tense Future
    Water use has always been a controversial subject where it is not available in excess. Long-term solutions need to be developed and utilized.... more
  • Retail Agriculture and How it May Improve Your Agribusiness
    Retail agriculture is the process of expanding your agribusiness in a way so that your agribusiness can directly interact with consumers through the sale of products, instead of going through a larger supply chain with outside sales.... more
  • Temporary Worker Visa Changes and Agriculture
    This article discusses the possibility of changes with the H-2A visa program for migrant agriculture workers, now that Donald Trump is going to be the President of the United States.... more
  • DMCA and Repairing Your Own Equipment
    The Digital Millennium Copyright Act, or DMCA, has been utilized to protect proprietary computer code used in farm implements. It locks the systems down, preventing any repairs outside of the dealer repair network.... more
  • 2016 Elections and Agribusiness
    The 2016 political season was full of interesting news for agriculture, but the next administration appears to be putting the right foot forward on helping agriculture into the future. Only time will tell.... more
Second QTR
  • USDA/FDA Livestock Changes
    Examining the 2017 updates to the Veterinary Feed Directive rule under the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the new USDA Organic Animal-Welfare Standards rule.... more
  • Agriculture Land and the Sporting Lease
    If you are an agriculture producer, you may be interested in a new cash flow opportunity. Through sporting leases, you can earn cash through a renewable resource.... more
  • Big Ag Consolidation
    Consolidation in major agriculture just keeps growing every year. However, it might change with the new presidency of Donald Trump.... more
  • The Long-Term Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in the United...
    Congress needs to address the climate change issues that are affecting our agricultural economy.... more
  • Agribusiness Drone Technology
    The future of agribusiness is one in which drone technology will be widely used in order to save time and maximize profits.... more
  • The Long-Term Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in the United...
    Congress needs to address the climate change issues that are affecting our agricultural economy.... more
Third QTR
  • Implement Sales and Commodity Prices
    The affects of buying/selling used equipment has played a major role in the downturn of the manufacturing industry.... more
Fourth QTR