Planning and Zoning for Animal Agriculture in Michigan: A Handbook for Local Governments


June 1, 2016 - Author:

Many local governments in Michigan are currently attempting to address issues related to the siting and expansion of new and existing large-scale, intensive animal production facilities. This handbook is designed to provide assistance to those units of government as they plan for animal agriculture in their jurisdictions. This handbook pulls together in one document information on planning, zoning, sources of data and detailed information important to the planning process, and examples of planning and zoning approaches.



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