You have worked hard to establish your farm and to build up the success. As the success continues, you have to start making plans for your farm's future. One of the things that you should do is to create a succession plan.
Sometimes, lawsuits go to the courts when companies already know about problems they caused. Reducing or repairing damage caused inadvertently benefits the company and community, so no lawsuit is necessary. When that's the case, the company in question can ask to dismiss any lawsuits against it, since it has already begun to take corrective actions.