Agricultural Buffer Zone Ordinance Approved in Santa Barbara County
Apr. 2013. On Tuesday, April 9th, the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted an agricultural buffer ordinance intended to protect agricultural properties from encroaching uses while also protecting the public from activities normally associated with agricultural product. The ordinance was initially drafted as a policy by the Santa Barbara County Ag Futures Alliance (SBAFA). Click here to see the full text of the press release.