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Pennsylvania Township Bans ‘Industrial Farming,’ Is That Legal?

In a 2-1 vote, the supervisors of Todd Township in Huntingdon County, Penn., adopted a Community Bill of Rights ordinance that bans industrial farming. Proponents say it protects family farms, opponents say it’s anti-farming. Whether or not the ordinance will even hold up to state law is yet to be determined.

 

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