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Eden, NY: Right-to-Farm Ordinance

The town of Eden passed a right-to-farm law in 2001.  The law establishes a farmer’s right to conduct agricultural practices if those practices meet certain standards.  The law also establishes an informal, local process for resolving disputes between farmers and non-farmers.  The right-to-farm law’s intention and purpose must be considered by the town when processing applications for rezoning, site plan approvals and special use permits within one mile of a farm.

 

 

Downloadable Documents
Authority Type
Statutes and Ordinances
State
New York
Level of Government
Local
Law Type
Local Laws and Resolutions
Keywords
Right to Farm
Citation
Eden, N.Y., Town Code ch. 106, §§ .1 to .5 (2004).

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