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There is no requirement for written agreements in the world of agricultural tenancies, but relying on verbal agreements can have costly consequences. Sophia Key, an associate with Birketts’ agriculture and estates team, highlights how problems can arise and how to avoid litigation and unnecessary legal costs: See also: Six property mistakes farmers make and how to avoid them Scenario one A landowner makes verbal arrangements for someone to occupy and farm their land.  Sophia Key  Birketts agriculture and estates team […]