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Overview of Common Agriculture Contracts

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Produced on July 28, 2016

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Course Information

Time 62 minutes
Difficulty Beginner

Course Description

Join attorney Cari Rincker as she provides a cursory overview of common agriculture contracts including agriculture production contracts,custom feeding arrangements, farm leases, farm machinery leases, animal leases (such as bull and horse leases), and partnership agreements.


Learning Objectives: 

I. Familiarity with common agriculture contracts and arrangements including:

  • Agriculture production contracts
  • Custom Feeding Arrangements

II. Grasp various leases: 

  • Machinery Leases
  • Farm Leases
  • Animal Leases

III. Familiarity with various partnership agreements

Credit Information

This course is pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states. If your state is not listed, contact support for more information on how to receive credit

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Cari Rincker

Rincker Law, PLLC

 Cari Rincker is the owner of Rincker Law, PLLC, a national general practice law firm concentrating in food and agriculture law. She is licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Washington D.C. She is currently the Chair of the American Bar Association’s General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division’s Agriculture Law Committee and serves on the New York State Bar Association’s Agriculture & Rural Issues Committee. She is a prolific writer and blogger on a myriad of food and agriculture law topics and has been recognized as an author of a Top 100 Blawg from the American Bar Association. She recently co-authored a book with Pat Dillon titled “Field Manual: Legal Guide for New York Farmers & Food Entrepreneurs.”

Cari’s passion for agriculture issues is deeply rooted. She grew up on a seedstock Simmental cattle operation in Shelbyville, Illinois where she spent significant time working on her family’s farm. Cari went on to receive her Associate in Agriculture Science from Lake Land College and Bachelors of Science from Texas A & M University, where she had a successful career livestock judging at the collegiate level. Afterwards, Cari went back home to the University of Illinois to complete her Masters of Science in Ruminant Nutrition. Due to her passion for agriculture law and policy, Cari decided to complete her Juris Doctor from Pace University, School of Law, in White Plains, New York. At Pace, Cari completed certificates in both Environmental Law and International Law.

Cari continues to have her boots planted firmly in agriculture –she enjoys judging livestock shows around the country and is the co-owner of Rincker Cattle Co., a SimAngus operation in Shelbyville, Illinois. She is the Past-President and Founding Member of New York Agri-Women, a Director for the New York Simmental Association, and Past-Secretary of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s Young Producers' Council. Cari is a recognized leader in the agriculture industry and the recipient of the 2012 Outstanding Early Career Award from Texas A & M University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, the 2011 Distinguished Alumni Award from Lake Land College, the 2010 Vision Award from American Agri-Women and has been twice selected by the livestock industry as the “Best Agriculture Lawyer” in the Best of the Barns Competition.


Keith S.

A very good presentor, better than most.

Benjamin C.

Love Ms. Rincker’s Agriculture CLE’s - being an ag student both in high school and in college, it’s great to come back to these topics in another light.

Patricia N.

Knowledgeable speaker

Frederic F.

Extremely knowledgeable presenter.

Ray P.

Great materials

Rachel G.

Extraordinary presentation skills. Seemed like she was actually talking to people and not a camera.Thorough overview introduction. Five Stars

James V.

The outline was very helpful. I would like to see more of this attorney's presentations in the future.

Antoine M.

Good review on important area of the law

Michael G.

Excellent presenter

Susan P.

Speaker was terrific.

Laura S.

Outstanding program

Julie B.

Enjoyed the speaker very much. Would love to hear more from her. Awesome topic.

Vincent D.

That outline is great!

Laura L.

Really informative

Anna Hui T.

Presenter used great real life examples and her written materials are great references.

Corinne T.

great presenter!

Roger E.

good course

Deanna B.

Excellent speaker

John W.

excellent presenter

James V.

Excellent presenter and presentation.

Kelly D.

Excellent course! I have not taken one on Agriculture in the past. Enjoyed!

Lydia B.


Shannon M.

Really enjoyed the presentation!

Jill B.

Probably the best "intro to" CLE I've taken to date.

Shana B.

Very clear, perfect one hour overview and I look forward to seeing the other presentations. I appreciate you mentioning other presentations and resources.

Alecia S.

I wish this presentation had more time. This is a subject that will become more important with time.

Julie A. B.

Speaker has a firm grasp on this topic and couples it with an enjoyable delivery. The extensive supplemental materials are a great companion to this presentation. If she ever needs a book editor . . .

Adam S.

Cari Rincker is great. Actually heard about Lawline from her about a year ago.

Bethany K.

Great presenter!

Shaun E.

Great presenter

Paul S.

Excellent presentation!

Lisa C.

Nice presentation

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