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FARM LANDS

See also AGRICULTURE; REINVEST IN MINNESOTA RESERVE PROGRAM (RIM); SOIL CONSERVATION

Acquisition of land

Beginning farmers, loans for, Minn. Statutes 2019 41C.04, 2019 41C.05

Mortgage loans, mortgage registry taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 287.04

Producing products of agriculture, exclusion from definition, rural development financing authorities, Minn. Statutes 2019 469.143

Acquisition of title, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.221

Action which adversely affects

Agriculture Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.81 to 2019 17.84

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.82

Review, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.82, 2019 17.84

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.84

State agencies, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.82 to 2019 17.84

Agricultural development bond beginning farmer loan program, definitions, Minn. Rules 1650.0511

Agricultural homesteads, see under HOMESTEADS

Agricultural land, definitions

Agricultural improvement loan program, Minn. Rules 1650.0611

Reinvest in Minnesota reserve program, Minn. Rules 8400.3030

Agricultural land

Comprehensive municipal plans, Minn. Statutes 2019 394.23, 2019 394.231

Definitions

Agricultural land preservation and conservation policy, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.81

Classification of property, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.13

Waters of the state, Minn. Statutes 2019 103G.005

Exchange, exempt property, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.222

Farm wineries, Minn. Statutes 2019 340A.315

Marginal agricultural land, see same under this topic

Outdoor recreation, Minn. Statutes 2019 97B.001

Reinvest in Minnesota clean energy program, Minn. Statutes 2019 103F.518

Water quality certification program, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.9896

Agricultural loans, statutory rights, waiver, Minn. Statutes 2019 550.42

Agricultural nonhomesteads

Powerline credit, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.42

Property taxes, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.13, 2019 279.01

Valuation of property, generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.11

Agricultural preserves, see AGRICULTURAL PRESERVES

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.111

Agricultural property

Farm lands defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 583.22

Fractional homesteads, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.124

Homestead determinations, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.124

Secured transactions, rights after default, Minn. Statutes 2019 336.9-601

Agricultural purposes, definitions

Basic beginning farmer loan participation program, Minn. Rules 1650.0021

Restructure II program, Minn. Rules 1653.0021

Seller-sponsored loan participation program, Minn. Rules 1651.0021

Agricultural tax-forfeited land, see Agricultural lands, sale under TAX-FORFEITED LAND

Agricultural use, definitions, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.81, 2019 40A.02

Agricultural zones, see AGRICULTURAL ZONES

All-terrain vehicles, operation, Minn. Statutes 2019 84.928

Attachment, newly acquired property, Minn. Statutes 2019 550.366

Certificates of real estate value, Minn. Rules 8110.0250

Classification of property, property taxes, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.345, 2019 273.13

Conservation easements, see under EASEMENTS

Contracts for deed

Cancellation, mediation requirements, see Farmer-lender mediation under MEDIATION

Termination, adverse claims to real property, notice of mediation, Minn. Statutes 2019 559.209

Corporate farming, see CORPORATE AND PARTNERSHIP FARMING

Cultivation, defined as farming, Minn. Statutes 2019 41C.02

Definitions

Agricultural Development Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 41C.02

Agricultural land preservation and conservation policy, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.81

Agricultural land preservation programs, Minn. Statutes 2019 40A.02

Classification of property, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.13

Farmer-Lender Mediation Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 583.22

Reinvest in Minnesota Resources Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 103F.511

Waters of the state, Minn. Statutes 2019 103G.005

Definitions

Agricultural improvement loan program, Minn. Rules 1650.0611

Reinvest in Minnesota reserve program, Minn. Rules 8400.3030

Endangered plant species, protection, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 84.0895

Entry, permission required, Minn. Statutes 2019 97B.001

Exchange, exempt property, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.222

Execution on agricultural property, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2019 550.366

Farm foreclosures, see Farmer-lender mediation under MEDIATION

Farm wineries, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2019 340A.315

Fertilizers, see FERTILIZERS

Hunting on

Crops damaged by elk, landowner's discretion to permit hunting, Minn. Statutes 2019 3.7371

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 97B.001

Improvements

Improved farm land, banking law, Minn. Statutes 2019 48.24

Mortgage loans, mortgage registry taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 287.04

Inspections, conservation easements, Minn. Statutes 2019 103F.515, 2019 103F.518

Inventory, Passing on the Farm Center, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.985

Irrigation, see IRRIGATION

Large electric power generating plants, siting in, Minn. Rules 7850.4400

Leases

Corporate and partnership farming, former owners, right of first refusal, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.245

Duration, Minn. Const. art 1 s 15

Family farm trusts, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.24

State parks, Minn. Statutes 2019 85.23

Tax-forfeited lands, Minn. Statutes 2019 282.04

Water quality certification program, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.9896

Licensing, generally, Minn. Const. art 1 s 15

Liens, tax liens, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.111

Livestock or dairy processing facilities, farm lands defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.101

Marginal agricultural land, defined, Minn. Rules 8400.3030

Marginal agricultural land

Conservation easements, beginning farmer program, Minn. Statutes 2019 41B.039

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2019 103A.209

Reinvest in Minnesota reserve program, see REINVEST IN MINNESOTA RESERVE PROGRAM (RIM)

Market value, adjusted net tax capacity, calculation, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.1325

Metropolitan agricultural preserves, Minn. Statutes 2019 473H.01 to 2019 473H.18

Mortgage foreclosure, see Farmer-lender mediation under MEDIATION

Native prairie, see NATIVE PRAIRIE

Noxious weeds, see NOXIOUS WEEDS

Outdoor recreation, Minn. Statutes 2019 97B.001

Owners

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.117

Fractional homesteads, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.124

Homestead applications, filing, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.124

Processing agreements, rural development financing authorities, Minn. Statutes 2019 469.147

Water quality certification program, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.9896

Ownership, restrictions

Authorized farm limited liability companies, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.24

Corporations, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.221, 2019 500.24

Pasture, see PASTURE

Peat lands, leases from state, Minn. Statutes 2019 92.50

Pipelines constructed under, depth, Minn. Statutes 2019 216G.07

Policy of state

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.80

Water conservation, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.80, 2019 40A.01

Power line routing, Minn. Statutes 2019 216E.10

Power plant siting, Minn. Statutes 2019 216E.10

Prairie plant seed production areas, Minn. Statutes 2019 84.963

Preemption, phosphorus-containing fertilizers and fertilizer products, local laws, Minn. Statutes 2019 18C.62

Preservation, see Agricultural land preservation programs under AGRICULTURAL PRESERVES

Property tax statements, copies, farm worker restricted drivers' licenses, applications, Minn. Rules 7410.4940

Property taxes

Adjusted net tax capacity, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.1325

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.111

Assessments, generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.12

Classification of property, Minn. Statutes 2019 17.345, 2019 273.13

Metropolitan agricultural preserves, see under PROPERTY TAXES

Powerline credit, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.42

Property tax statements, copies, Minn. Statutes 2019 171.041

Reinvest in Minnesota reserve program, see REINVEST IN MINNESOTA RESERVE PROGRAM (RIM)

Rental statements, copies, drivers' license applications, Minn. Statutes 2019 171.041

RIM, see REINVEST IN MINNESOTA RESERVE PROGRAM (RIM)

Sale, certificates of real estate value, Minn. Rules 8110.0250

Sale, corporate and partnership farming, former owners, first refusal, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.245

Soil conservation, see SOIL CONSERVATION

Special assessments, Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.111

Species of special concern, plant species, protection, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 84.0895

State forests, farm lands in, elimination, Minn. Statutes 2019 89.01, 2019 89.022

State parks, farm lands in, leasing, Minn. Statutes 2019 85.23

Subdivided land sales law, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 83.26

Tax liens, Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.111

Tax-forfeited lands, see Agricultural lands, sale under TAX-FORFEITED LAND

Tenants, rights on termination of life estates, Minn. Statutes 2019 500.25

Threatened plant species, protection, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 84.0895

Trespass, Minn. Statutes 2019 609.605

Unplatted land, real estate tax judgment sales, Minn. Statutes 2019 280.38

Valuation of property

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.11

Market value, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.111, 2019 273.12

Weeds, croplands, destruction of weeds in state parks, Minn. Statutes 2019 85.23

Wetlands, see WETLANDS

Windbreaks, see SHELTER BELTS (WINDBREAKS)

Zoning

Agriculture districts, creation, county zoning controls, Minn. Statutes 2019 394.25

Residential development on agricultural land, Minn. Statutes 2019 394.305