I am a native of Asheboro and returned home to practice law after my admission to... more
I am a native of Asheboro and returned home to practice law after my admission to practice in 1976 and was in the firm of Moser, Ogburn and Neely, PA until I was elected to the District Court Bench in 1980, I served as a Distict Court Judge serving Randolph, Moore and Montgomery Counties until I retired in 2008. From 1984 until my retirement I was the Chief District Court Judge for the three ... view profile
Agriculture law sets rules for cultivating soil and planting, raising, and harvesting crops. Other regulated activities include dairy farming, poultry farming, and ranching. With the increasing use of biotechnology and biochemical engineering, agricultural activities can have a major impact on the environment. Because we are exposed to so many agricultural products (flowers, plants, wood, fish, eggs, milk, leather, fruit, vegetables, meat, sugar, plastic, cotton, fabric, fuels, and pharmaceuticals, to name a few), agriculture law includes many safety and quality control regulations. If you are concerned about a farming practice or process, an agriculture lawyer can help.