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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November 23, 2013

The sow facility, located in Van Buren County, Iowa near the Des Moines River, is one of the largest factory farms in Iowa, and annually produces more than 11 million gallons of toxic manure that it spreads on less than 600 acres of surrounding land. On November 4, a clogged pipe in the facility’s m...

August 1, 2007

Runoff Fouls Stream after Field Application

Manure runoff polluted an unnamed tributary of Stump Creek near Batavia in May according to a DNR press release. James Boller with B.J. Hauling of Kalona injected the liquid manure into cropland owned by Shawn and Jeff Adam. Manure pooled in low spots, and...

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