Appeals Court Overturns Key Ruling on Golden Sands Dairy

Via Wisconsin Ag Connection: Opponents of a large dairy operation being constructed in Wood County scored a legal victory on Thursday. In a ruling issued by the Wisconsin District IV Court of Appeals, the proposed Golden Sands Dairy would not be able to use more than 6,000 acres of nearby land for manure spreading or … More Appeals Court Overturns Key Ruling on Golden Sands Dairy

Appeals Court Blocks Dairy Farm From Using Land In Town of Saratoga

Via WSAW: TOWN OF SARATOGA, Wis. (WSAW) — A state appeals court has blocked plans for a large-scale farm in Wood County after ruling the farm doesn’t have the right to 6,400 acres it wants for crops. Golden Sands Dairy maintains it has agricultural rights to the land because the land was zoned unrestricted when the … More Appeals Court Blocks Dairy Farm From Using Land In Town of Saratoga

Mega-Dairy’s Future in Question After Ruling

Via Wisconsin Rapids Tribune: SARATOGA – An appeals court has blocked key parts of a proposed large-scale dairy farm that has been the subject of controversy for years in central Wisconsin, leaving both sides of the 5-year-old issue wondering what happens next. The owners of the proposed farm, known as Golden Sands, do not have the right … More Mega-Dairy’s Future in Question After Ruling

Appeals Court Blocks Dairy Farm From Using Land

Via Wisconsin Law Journal: MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A state appeals court has blocked plans for a large-scale farm in Wood County after ruling the farm doesn’t have the right to 6,400 acres it wants for crops. Golden Sands Dairy maintains it has agricultural rights to the land because the land was zoned unrestricted when … More Appeals Court Blocks Dairy Farm From Using Land

Appellate Court Rules Against Golden Sands Mega Dairy Farm

Via WPR: The 4th District Court of Appeals has handed a significant setback to the proposed Golden Sands mega-dairy farm in the Wood County Town of Saratoga. The owners of the dairy might appeal the decision to the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The appeals court ruled that although the dairy has the right to put buildings on its land, … More Appellate Court Rules Against Golden Sands Mega Dairy Farm

Earlier Press Coverage

Below are links to earlier news coverage on the proposed Golden Sands Dairy: Plan Would Give Large Dairy Farms More Power in Drafting of Pollution Permits Saratoga Targets Manure Contamination Town of Saratoga Moves to Protect Groundwater Saratoga Board Okays Measures Aimed at Stopping CAFO DNR Weighing Large Dairy Project Town of Saratoga Moves to … More Earlier Press Coverage