JFAN is a nonprofit educational foundation composed of rural and town residents, and traditional family farmers. Our common concern is to stop the growth of infringing factory farms in Jefferson County and protect our Quality of Life.

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A century ago numerous small towns thrived in Jefferson County with names like Perlee, Absecum, Krum, and Veo. Many were on now defunct railroad lines. Today they’re gone or are mostly empty shells of their former selves. You can learn more about these once lively areas of commerce in Villages and T...

June 5, 2019

Thursday, June 20

7:15 pm

Fairfield Arts & Convention Center

National Exposé On Health, Environmental, and Quality of Life Impacts Of Factory Farms Features JFAN’s Efforts To Help Communities 

Right to Harm, a new documentary that reveals the public health and social impacts of concentrated animal feed...

August 30, 2018

Action Steps Recommended!

The Jefferson County Courtroom was packed last night when between 125-150 people attended the Public Hearing for RWP, LLC, Mark Greiner’s proposed expansion of his current 2499-head factory farm to 4998 hogs. The majority of those present appeared to be those with concerns a...

August 28, 2018


Jefferson County Courthouse 

Today the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors held the initial scoring session for Mark Greiner’s Master Matrix for RWP, LLC. This is for a 2499-head expansion to the current 2499-head confinement for a total of 4998 hogs.

Mr. Greiner wa...

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