Fact Sheet

Public Health Setbacks for Manure Spray Irrigation, Feb. 17, 2011 Memo to DNR, from R. Thiboldeaux, PhD Toxicologist, Wisconsin Division of Public Health – Memo fr DHS, Thiboldeaux, on spray irrigation, 2.17.11

Land Stewardship Project. “Bigger is not better: Small-scale family farms are more efficient than their large-scale industrial counterparts.”
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Lloyd, Sarah. “Dairy sales by herd size, comparison between California and Wisconsin.”
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Map of WI CAFOs, Nov 2011
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NALBOH publication, Understanding Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations and Their Impact on Communities –national board of health cafo booklet

Nelson, Jennifer. “A Snapshot of Wisconsin CAFOs.”
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Realtor.org. “Field Guide to Impacts of Animal Feedlots on Property Values”

Saul, Jamie. “Overview of the Wisconsin Livestock Siting Law.”
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Unknown Author. “Tax Protest Project: case studies on the impact of CAFOs on property value.”
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Union of Concerned Scientists. “The Hidden Costs of CAFOs.”
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U.S. Department of Agriculture. “2008 Organic Production Survey.”
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Atlas of Rural and Small Town America – The atlas provides data, at the county level, on scores of agricultural, demographic, and economic topics.

 

WisconsinWatch.org. “The Changing Landscape of Wisconsin Dairy Farms”