Livestock Facility Study Group

County Board Votes to Accept Green County Livestock Facility Study Group Report Recommendations for Consideration

On May 8th, 2018, the Green County Board voted to accept the Livestock Facility Study Group and recommendations for consideration. You can view the report and recommendations on the Livestock Facility Study Group Report and Recommendations FINAL .  Each recommendation presented in the report has a lead stakeholder identified. You can view the recommendations by department in the following documents:

If you have any questions, please contact Victoria Solomon, Community Resource Development Educator at the Green County UW-Extension office 608-328-9440 or 

The Green County Livestock Facility Study Group was established by resolution of the Green County Board on August 8, 2017. The purpose of the Study Group is to use science-based information to provide the Green County Board with science-based recommendations developed to effectively protect groundwater, surface water, air quality, and public health and safety.

Contact Victoria Solomon at or 608-328-9440 to receive email updates on Livestock Facility Study Group meetings.


The members of the Livestock Facility Study Group are as follows:

Voting Members

  • Paul Beach, Appointed At-Large County Board Supervisor
  • Tom Daly, Chair, Green County Towns Association
  • Ken Hodgson, Chair, Green County Ag & Extension Education Committee
  • Barb Krattiger, Chair, Green County Health Committee
  • Oscar Olson, Chair, Green County Land & Water Conservation Committee
  • Jen Brooks, Member of the Public
  • Craig Edler, Member of the Public
  • Bert Paris, Member of the Public
  • Bethany Storm, Member of the Public

Non-Voting Advisory Members

  • Todd Jenson, Director, Green County Land & Water Conservation Department
  • Mark Mayer, Agriculture & Natural Resources Educator, Green County UW-Extension
  • RoAnn Warden, Director, Green County Health Department
  • Adam Wiegel, Administrator, Green County Zoning


  • Victoria Solomon, Community Resource Development Educator, Green County UW-Extension


The agendas and minutes will be posted online here.


Recently completed county reports on groundwater and livestock facilities:

Legislative Resources:

Research Resources:

Additional Resources:

  • Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyThe Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey conducts earth-science surveys, field studies, and research. They provide objective scientific information about the geology, mineral resources, water resources, soil, and biology of Wisconsin. They collect, interpret, disseminate, and archive natural resource information. They communicate the results of their activities through publications, technical talks, and responses to inquiries from the public. These activities support informed decision making by government, industry, business, and individual citizens of Wisconsin. 
  • Green County Land and Water Resource Management Plan


Contact Victoria Solomon, Community Resource Development Educator, at 608-328-9440 or .