News from around Nebraska: Local zoning as a challenge to livestock expansion

In this article from Nebraska TV a dairy farmer from central Nebraska talks about the challenges of expanding livestock operations in Nebraska. The primary challenge cited in the article?  Local zoning.  A number of UNL agricultural economists weigh in on the “uncertainty” presented by local zoning.  The lack of local zoning control in Iowa is mentioned.

The article is titled “Steakonomics – Advantages and Disadvantages of Livestock Expansion in Nebraska.”

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