2012 Agricultural Enterprise Area Program Report

The Agricultural Enterprise Area (AEA) program was created as part of the Wisconsin Working Lands Initiative in the 2009 - 2011 biennial budget (2009 Act 28). State statute authorizes the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection to designate up to 1 million acres statewide as agricultural enterprise areas.

Since 2009, in Wisconsin 22 AEAs totaling nearly 510,000 acres in 17 counties and 55 towns have been designated.

Downloadable Documents: 
Author: 
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture
Publisher: 
Madison, WI: Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
Page Numbers: 
7
Publication Date: 
January 1, 2013
Literature Category: 
Reports and Studies