The Act clarifies which farming activities are protected against nuisance actions arising from urban sprawl. In addition, expansion and technological improvement of existing facilities are protected from nuisance actions. Finally, the Act contains a provision which prevents this right to farm"; law from being used as a shield for negligently operated farming activities.
"TORTS Nuisance Actions: Exempt Certain Farming Activities,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 28.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol5/iss1/28