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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July 10, 2017

On Monday, July 10, JFAN presented a petition signed by 1328 county residents calling for a CAFO “moratorium resolution” to Supervisors Dick Reed, Lee Dimmitt and Dee Sandquist during the public comment period of the supervisors' board meeting. We also asked that they put a thoughtful consideration...

June 26, 2017

On Monday, June 26, JFAN attended the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors meeting expecting our supervisors would discuss whether to add to the agenda of an upcoming meeting our request to present petition signatures supporting a CAFO moratorium resolution. We would also make a formal request that...

At a supervisors meeting several weeks ago, Jefferson County residents asked Supervisors Dick Reed, Dee Sandquist and Lee Dimmitt to consider a resolution calling for a statewide factory farm moratorium.

The moratorium would temporarily halt new and expanding confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs...

May 1, 2017

​​JFAN's newest ad that appeared in the April 28 Fairfield Ledger and May 2 Fairfield Town Crier calling for a Jefferson County moratorium resolution provides some eyebrow-raising statistics on the CAFO industry.

Check out the numbers to see why we need need a factory farm moratorium in Iow...

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