Urban Agriculture Business Information Bundle
Relevant Legislation and Regulations
Urban agriculture can provide many benefits
to cities, and producing fruits and vegetables within cities raises
few concerns. However, raising animals within cities has the potential
to create public health and nuisance issues. For that reason, some
municipalities have chosen to enact livestock bylaws.
There are also a number of provincial and federal laws and regulations
that govern agriculture in general, as listed below.
For examples of backyard poultry bylaws, see:
For Urban Producers
For regulations on selling what you produce, see "Selling
For Agricultural Operations
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