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...

March 31, 2019

Our Water At Risk

Wednesday, April 3 at 7:30 pm

Fairfield Public Library 

Free - donations welcome

Iowa has some of the dirtiest waters in the country. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reports 92% of nitrate and 80% of phosphorus pollution come from agriculture. But what is the direct connection...

JFAN provided an update on the Daniels Site with the following article published in the September 28 Fairfield Weekly Reader. The DNR issued the final construction permit on Monday, September 25.

JFAN continues to work diligently to support Pleasant Plain Friends for Rural Preservation in their oppos...

Published in the September 6 Fairfield Ledger. 

Given some recent public discussion and a letter to the editor about Jefferson County Farmers & Neighbors, Inc., this may be a good time to discuss how JFAN works in the community, some of which is out of public view, and why we do it.

JFAN developed a G...

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