In 2010, Sedgwick, ME passed the first Local Food and Self Governance Ordinance. This model law has since been replicated in several other villages in Maine, as well as in communities in Vermont, California, and Massachusetts.
To download a copy of this ordinance, click here: local-food-ordinance
URBAN AGRICULTURE IN WISCONSIN:
A SURVEY AND DISCUSSION OF LAND USE AND PLANNING PRACTICES IN
HIGH DENSITY COUNTIES
Research Paper prepared by Tim Kuhn, J.D. Candidate, University of Wisconsin Law School for Family Farm Defenders – December 2009
For a pdf copy, click here: Urban Agriculture in Wisconsin – A Survey and Discussion of Land Use and Planning Practices