Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Pesticide Drift is Not a Trespass, but Might Be a Nuisance

Michael Giberson The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled today that pesticide drifting across property lines onto an organic farmer’s crop does not constitute a trespass under state law. The court dismissed the trespass claim as well as accompanying claims asserting nuisance and negligence under laws that govern organic farming. The organic farming laws regulate what a … More Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Pesticide Drift is Not a Trespass, but Might Be a Nuisance