Publications & Presentations
April 21, 2017
Speaker Announcement: Unique Legal Issues in Agricultural Financing, The $340 Billion Industry That Few Talk About but Everyone Benefits From

The American Bankers Association reported that the volume of credit to agriculture from all sources in 2015 totaled $340 billion. Despite being an important industry for the economy and society, agricultural financing is not commonly discussed, and limited publications exist on this topic. This presentation intends to explore some unique aspects of agricultural financing, including:
  • Industry overview, current farming economy, and farming operations
  • Unique legal issues and unique laws with respect to farming, focusing on land, water, livestock, and crops
  • Agricultural inter-creditor issues