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Centreville, DE
Centreville, DE

5721 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE 19807

Hockessin, DE
Hockessin, DE

724 Yorklyn Rd #100
Hockessin, DE 19707

Kennett Square, PA
Kennett Square, PA

209 East State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348

West Chester, PA
West Chester, PA

17 West Miner Street
West Chester, PA 19382

8:00am - 5:30pm
Opening hours Monday - Friday
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MacElree Harvey Offices
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Agriculture Law

Agriculture is Pennsylvania’s number one industry, and MacElree Harvey’s AgLaw attorneys are a farmer’s number one asset. With decades of combined expertise representing farmers and Agri-businesses, our AgLaw practice group advises clients on scores of issues critical to both the farmer and Agri-business.


  • Agriculture, Communities, and Rural Environment Act (ACRE)
  • Animal welfare
  • Biosecurity and compliance
  • Breach of contract claims
  • Building code compliance
  • Clean Air Act compliance
  • Clean Strems Law compliance
  • Clean Water Act compliance
  • Cooperative formation and management
  • Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) regulation
  • Conservation
  • Construction of agriculture structures
  • Commercial Manure Hauler and Broker Certification Act (Act 49)
  • Erosion and sedimentation
  • Environmental regulation by EPA and DEP
  • Equine Law
  • Farm succession planning
  • Food safety compliance
  • Insurance coverage matters
  • Labor and Employment, including immigration and migrant worker matters
  • Land and equipment leases
  • Land use planning
  • Livestock mortality management
  • Manure management
  • Marketing contract negotiation, preparation, and litigation
  • Municipal disputes
  • National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) regulation
  • Natural gas and mineral leases
  • Nuisance claims
  • Nutrient Credit Trading
  • Odor management
  • Perishable Agriculture Commodities Act (PACA)
  • Production contract negotiation, preparation, and litigation
  • Real estate matters relating to title, easements, licensing
  • Right to Farm Act
  • Sales contract negotiation, preparation, and litigation
  • Trespass claims
  • Uniform Construction Code (UCC)
  • Veterinary services
  • Water quality control and regulatory matters
  • Zoning

If you would like to schedule a consultation, please call the firm at 610.436.0100 or submit the contact request form.