|Case Forum:||Michigan Court of Appeals|
|Keywords:||Right to Farm Act (RTFA), generally accepted agricultural and management practices (GAAMPS), zoning ordinance, residentail uses|
Eric D. Williams (P33359) | 524 North State Street | Big Rapids MI 49307 | 231-796-8945
Double JJ’s request to interpret and apply the RTFA to its corn maze and horse riding stables is squarely before the Court of Appeals. That request should be denied because the stipulated facts did not establish that Double JJ was operating a farm
Court of Appeals:
|MSC requested LDF amicus brief?||No|
Double JJ Ranch owns about 75 acres of land located within the Village of Rothbury which is zoned R-1 Residential. The properties were not used for agricultural purposes when the Double JJ Ranch purchased the properties.