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Judge Upholds Zoning Ruling Against Michigan Goat Farmer

A ruling has been upheld on appeal against a Kalamazoo County farmer fined for his 3-acre goat and garden farm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

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Officials Order Removal Of Goats From Detroit Lots

A group of goats are getting evicted from city-owned weedy lots in a Detroit neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2014

Detroit Looks At Goats, Sheep To Trim Overgrown Lots

“It’s been proven to save money and it’s an inventive way to address some issues that we all have.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2013

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Woman’s Effort To Keep Farm Animals Draws Support

A woman’s effort to keep goats, chickens, pot belly pigs and rabbits on her mid-Michigan property is drawing support from online donors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2013

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City Tables Issue, Wants Woman To Discuss Backyard Farm With Neighbors

After a three-hour hearing, city officials have decided to “butt out” of the debate over a Livonia woman’s pet chickens and goats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012

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Neighbors Face Off Over Backyard Farm

”Let me keep my goats.” That’s what a Livonia woman will ask city officials at a zoning hearing Tuesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2012

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Neighbors Face Off Over Backyard Farm

The battle lines have been drawn in a Livonia neighborhood over a family’s chickens and goats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012