The Iowa Court of Appeals recently ruled that the state’s right-to-farm law was unconstitutional as applied to a landowner next door to a hog farm. In this episode, Paul discusses the McIlrath v. Prestage Farms of Iowa, L.L.C. decision.
In this episode, Mayhah Suri, extension environmental specialist, interviews Paul Goeringer, extension legal specialist, over Right-to-Farm laws. Mayhah and Paul cover the basics of Right-to-Farm laws, what Maryland’s law does, and the developing issue of Right-to-Farm constitutional amendments that some states are pursuing.