Agricultural Law provides practitioner guidance on all aspects of the law governing agricultural property. It gives detailed coverage not only of farm tenancy law and land tenure, but also of the law governing land use. The book covers farm business tenancies, tied cottages, planning law, the legal implications of farm diversification, the single payment scheme and CAP support, management agreements for promoting nature conservation, and the environmental regulation of rural land use.
The new fifth edition has been fully updated and examines: - the Agriculture Act 2021 - the Environment Act 2021/22 - the Environmental Land Management Scheme (ELMs) - the impact of Brexit - case law affecting both environmental regulation and planning, and farm tenancy law. - changes to planning legislation and tenancy legislation
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Table of Contents
Section I Introduction Chapter 1. Agricultural Land Tenure and Protective Legislation Chapter 2. Land Use and the Law of the Common Agricultural Policy Section II The Law of Land Tenure Chapter 3. Farm Business Tenancies Chapter 4. Termination of Farm Business Tenancies Chapter 5. Agricultural Holdings Chapter 6. Agricultural Holdings: The Tenancy Agreement Chapter 7. Agricultural Holdings: Security of Tenure Chapter 8. Statutory Succession to Agricultural Holdings Chapter 9. Agricultural Holdings: Compensation on Termination of Tenancy Chapter 10. Market Gardens, Smallholdings and Allotments Chapter 11. Farm Cottages Section III The Law of Land Use Chapter 12. Planning Law and Development Control Chapter 13. Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Land Use Chapter 14. Pollution Control and Land Use Chapter 15. Land Use and the Common Agricultural Policy Appendix 1. Agricultural Holdings: Table of Time Limits for Service of Notices, etc Appendix 2. Dispute Resolution Appendix 3. Maintenance and Repair of Fixed Equipment: the Model Clauses for Tenancy Agreements