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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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...

The following letter appeared in the August 23 edition of the Fairfield Weekly Reader. 

To the editor:

Last week, the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors approved a Master Matrix for the Daniels Site, a 7497-head CAFO 2.5 miles west of the city of Pleasant Plain. Its 2.3 million gallons of manure wi...

December 28, 2017

CAFOs can have serious health impacts on our most vulnerable citizens - our precious children. JFAN's new ad focuses on the risks factory farming can pose on children including asthma, a several antibiotic-resistant infections, and as young infants, blue baby syndrome. Did you know that an infant is...

The Fairfield Ledger’s July 13 article covered JFAN’s request to Jefferson County supervisors to formally consider a moratorium resolution on new CAFOS by putting it on a board meeting agenda. Unfortunately, the article left out an important point that gives our request context.

The article quot...

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