Township of Moorestown, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Moorestown 7-26-2004 by Ord. No. 22-2004; amended in its entirety 5-15-2006 by Ord. No. 9-2006. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Zoning — See Ch. 180.
The right to farm is hereby recognized to exist in the following zoning districts of the Township of Moorestown:
R1 Residence.
R1A Residence.
R2 Residence.
Low- and Moderate-Income Residence.
Specially Restricted Commercial-2.
Specially Restricted Industrial.
The right to farm, as it is used in this chapter, includes, but is not limited to, use of large irrigation pumps and equipment, large trucks and other vehicles, the operation of large slow-moving vehicles and equipment over public roads within the Township of Moorestown, nighttime planting, plowing, irrigation and harvesting, numerous farm laborers, ground seeding and spraying, and the application of chemical fertilizers and products for the control and elimination of insects, pests, weeds, and fungi and other substances injurious to the farming process.
The foregoing activities, including the incidental noise, odors, dust, lights and fumes associated therewith may occur on holidays, weekdays and weekends by day or night.
The foregoing activities shall be in conformance with applicable state and federal law.
Any person aggrieved by the operation of a commercial farm may file a complaint with the Burlington County Agricultural Development Board pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 4:1C-10.1 (known as the "New Jersey Right to Farm Act").