Southern Crop

Southern Crop

Welcome to the Litigious Age

The good neighbors of farming are fading away in an era of litigation and legal wrangling. When physical injury occurs on a farm, the loss often leads to a courtroom. While producer eyes are quick to focus on the fine print and penalties of OSHA regulations, sledgehammer civil suits approach from the blindside, capable of swallowing an entire operation.

 

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