Zoning Guidelines for Permitting Domestic Livestock Uses


Urban Livestock

This report from the Penn State University College of Agricultural Science's Small-Scale Livestock Working Group analyzes the potential impacts of keeping livestock in residential areas. It discusses first determining whether different residential zoning districts are appropriate for allowing domestic livestock, and then adopting appropriate use permissions and standards. The report provides a list of model zoning definitions and specific standards.

Topic: Food Systems
Taxonomy Master Topics: Food Systems Policy
Format: Knowledgebase Resource
Knowledgebase Resource Categories: Model
Jurisdiction: County