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FARM LANDS

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

Acquisition of land

Beginning farmers, loans for, Minn. Statutes 2004 41C.04, 2004 41C.05

Mortgage loans, mortgage registry taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 287.04

Producing products of agriculture, exclusion from definition, rural development financing authorities, Minn. Statutes 2004 469.143

Acquisition of title, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.221

Action which adversely affects

Agriculture Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.81 to 2004 17.84

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.81

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.82

Review, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.82, 2004 17.84

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.84

State agencies, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.82 to 2004 17.84

Agricultural homesteads, see under HOMESTEADS

Agricultural land

Definitions

Agricultural land preservation and conservation policy, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.81

Classification of property, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.13

Corporate and partnership farming, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.24

Estates in real property, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.221

Hunting restrictions and requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 97B.001

Waters of the state, Minn. Statutes 2004 103G.005

Exchange, exempt property, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.222

Marginal agricultural land, see same under this topic

Outdoor recreation, Minn. Statutes 2004 97B.001

Agricultural loans, statutory rights, waiver, Minn. Statutes 2004 550.42

Agricultural nonhomesteads

Powerline credit, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.42

Property taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.13, 2004 279.01

Real estate tax judgment sales redemption, period, Minn. Statutes 2004 281.17

Valuation of property, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.11

Agricultural preserves, see AGRICULTURAL PRESERVES

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Agricultural property

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.124

Farm lands defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 583.22

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

Agricultural use

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.81, 2004 40A.02

Agricultural zones, see AGRICULTURAL ZONES

All-terrain vehicles, operation, Minn. Statutes 2004 84.928

Application of law

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Real estate tax judgment sales, Minn. Statutes 2004 280.38

Attachment, newly acquired property, Minn. Statutes 2004 550.366

Classification of property, property taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.13

Conservation easements, see under EASEMENTS

Conservation reserve program, see REINVEST IN MINNESOTA PROGRAM (RIM)

Contracts for deed

Cancellation, mediation requirements, see Farmer-Lender Mediation Act under MEDIATION

Termination, adverse claims to real property, notice of mediation, Minn. Statutes 2004 559.209

Corporate farming, see CORPORATE AND PARTNERSHIP FARMING

Cultivation, defined as farming, Minn. Statutes 2004 41C.02

Definitions

Agricultural Development Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 41C.02

Agricultural land preservation and conservation policy, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.81

Agricultural land preservation programs, Minn. Statutes 2004 40A.02

Classification of property, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.13

Estates in real property, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.221, 2004 500.24

Family farm security program, Minn. Statutes 2004 41.52

Farmer-Lender Mediation Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 583.22

Hunting restrictions and requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 97B.001

Reinvest in Minnesota Resources Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 103F.511

Endangered species

Plant species, protection, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 84.0895

Entry, permission required, Minn. Statutes 2004 97B.001

Exchange, exempt property, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.222

Exclusive agricultural use

Family farm security program, easements, Minn. Statutes 2004 41.65

Execution on agricultural property, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2004 550.366

Family farm security program, Minn. Statutes 2004 15.38, 2004 41.51 to 2004 14.65

Farm foreclosures, see Farmer-Lender Mediation Act under MEDIATION

Fertilizers, see FERTILIZERS

Hayland, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 103G.005

Hunting on

Crops damaged by elk, landowner's discretion to permit hunting, Minn. Statutes 2004 3.7371

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 97B.001

Improvements

Improved farm land, banking law, Minn. Statutes 2004 48.24

Mortgage loans, mortgage registry taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 287.04

Inspections, conservation easements, Minn. Statutes 2004 103F.515

Interpretation of law

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Inventory, passing on the farm center, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.985

Irrigation, see IRRIGATION

Leases

Corporate and partnership farming, former owners, right of first refusal, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.245

Duration, Minn. Const. art 1 s 15

Family farm trusts, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.24

State parks, Minn. Statutes 2004 85.23

Tax-forfeited lands, Minn. Statutes 2004 282.04

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

Liens, tax liens, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Livestock or dairy processing facilities

Farm lands defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.101

Marginal agricultural land

Conservation easements, beginning farmer program, Minn. Statutes 2004 41B.039

Conservation reserve program, see REINVEST IN MINNESOTA PROGRAM (RIM)

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 103F.511

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2004 103A.209

Restricted agricultural use, family farm security program, easements, Minn. Statutes 2004 41.65

Withdrawal from sale, Minn. Statutes 2004 103F.535

Market value, adjusted net tax capacity

School districts, calculation, Minn. Statutes 2004 127A.48

Metropolitan agricultural preserves, Minn. Statutes 2004 473H.01 to 2004 473H.18

Mortgage foreclosure, see Farmer-Lender Mediation Act under MEDIATION

Native prairie, see NATIVE PRAIRIE

Noxious weeds, see NOXIOUS WEEDS

Orchards, Minn. Statutes 2004 268.035

Outdoor recreation, Minn. Statutes 2004 97B.001

Owners

Agriculture best management practices loans, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.117

Homestead applications, filing, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.124

Processing agreements, rural development financing authorities, Minn. Statutes 2004 469.147

Ownership, restrictions

Authorized farm limited liability companies, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.24

Corporations, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.221, 2004 500.24

Pasture, see PASTURE

Peat lands, leases from state, Minn. Statutes 2004 92.50

Pipelines constructed under, depth, Minn. Statutes 2004 116I.06

Policy of state

Land use planning, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.80

Ownership, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.80

Soil conservation, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.80

Water conservation, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.80, 2004 40A.01

Prairie plant seed production areas, Minn. Statutes 2004 84.963

Preemption

Phosphorus-containing fertilizers and fertilizer products, local laws, Minn. Statutes 2004 18C.62

Preservation, see Agricultural land preservation programs under AGRICULTURAL PRESERVES

Property taxes

Adjusted net tax capacity, school districts, Minn. Statutes 2004 127A.48

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Assessments, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.12

Metropolitan agricultural preserves, see under PROPERTY TAXES

Powerline credit, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.42

Property tax statements, copies, Minn. Statutes 2004 171.041

Rental statements, copies

Drivers' license applications, Minn. Statutes 2004 171.041

Restricted agricultural use

Family farm security program, easements, Minn. Statutes 2004 41.65

RIM, see REINVEST IN MINNESOTA PROGRAM (RIM)

Rulemaking about, action which adversely affects, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.84

Sale, corporate and partnership farming

Former owners, first refusal, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.245

Soil conservation, see SOIL CONSERVATION

Special assessments

Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

Species of special concern

Plant species, protection, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 84.0895

State forests, farm lands in, elimination, Minn. Statutes 2004 89.01, 2004 89.022

State parks, farm lands in, leasing, Minn. Statutes 2004 85.23

Subdivided land sales law, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 83.26

Tax liens, Agricultural Property Tax Law, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111

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

Tenants, rights on termination of life estates, Minn. Statutes 2004 500.25

Threatened species

Plant species, protection, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 84.0895

Trespass, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.605

Unplatted land, real estate tax judgment sales, Minn. Statutes 2004 280.38

Valuation of property

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.11

Market value, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.111, 2004 273.12

Weeds, croplands

Destruction of weeds in state parks, Minn. Statutes 2004 85.23

Wetlands, see WETLANDS

Windbreaks, see SHELTER BELTS (WINDBREAKS)

Zoning

Agriculture districts, creation, county zoning controls, Minn. Statutes 2004 394.25

Residential development on agricultural land, Minn. Statutes 2004 394.305