Jill Hall - Brown County Auditor

What are the minimum requirements for forming an agricultural district?

A parcel of land that is devoted exclusively to agricultural use may be considered for agricultural district status if:

1. the land is composed of tracts, or parcels that total not less than 10 acres; or

2. the agricultural production activates conducted on the land produce an average      yearly gross of at least $2500 dollars during the three (3) calendar years prior to the year in which the application is filed; or

3. the land is devoted to and qualified for payments of other compensation under a federal land retirement of conservation program; and

4. the owner submits proof with the application that the land meets these requirements.