The intent of this district is to maintain highly productive agricultural lands in agricultural production by effectively limiting encroachment of nonagricultural development; by minimizing land use conflicts between agricultural and nonagricultural uses; and by minimizing public service and facility costs associated with nonagricultural development. This district is further intended to comply with standards contained in Ch. 91, Wis. Stats., to permit eligible landowners to receive tax credits under § 71.09, Wis. Stats., in connection with their agricultural operations.
Agricultural uses including beekeeping, dairying, floriculture, poultry and livestock raising, stables, and orchards, raising of grain and seed crops, raising of grass and mint, raising of nuts and berries, raising of fruits and vegetables, viticulture, and forest and game management.
Dwellings existing before the effective date of adoption of this chapter that are not accessory to or associated with agricultural uses.
For purposes of farm consolidation, farm residences or structures that existed prior to the effective date of adoption of this chapter may be separated from the larger farm parcel.
Single-family detached dwellings.
Uses and structures customarily accessory and clearly incidental to permissible principal uses and structures. Single-family dwellings shall be considered accessory to agricultural uses, provided such dwellings are occupied by a person or a family at least one member of which earns a substantial part of his or her livelihood from farming operations on the farm parcel or is the parent or child of the farm operator.
One roadside stand per farm used solely for the sale of products produced on the premises.
Public utility installations not requiring a certificate of public convenience and necessity issued by Wisconsin PSC.
Governmental uses including landfills, highway storage facilities and public buildings.
Public utility installations requiring a certificate of public convenience and necessity issued by Wisconsin PSC.
For buildings 151 feet to 750 square feet in area: