About the section
Agriculture law covers a comprehensive and dynamic legal practice area, in particular relating to (i) agriculture land usage, ownership and farmer’s rights (ii) seed law, plant variety law, biotechnology / GMO law and (iii) food trade, food safety and food liability.
Modern agriculture has also a widespread importance to society and international trade.
UN Food and Agriculture Organization
The Section has developed close links with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Their publication 'Development Law' is available here