Corporate Farming News

Corporate Farming Notes: North Dakota Corporate Farming Law Upheld, Tyson Pushing Around the Little Guy

In a complex case dealing with nonprofit ownership of farm and ranch land for the purpose of wildlife and habitat conservation, Judge James Bekken of North Dakota’s Southeast Judicial District found in favor of the state in their efforts to force Crosslands, Inc. to divest ownership of farmland in Griggs and Cavalier Counties. Judge Bekken also held that North Dakota’s corporate farming law does not violate the so-called “dormant” commerce clause.


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