Animal and livestock feeding operations

This page contains resources for animal and livestock feeding operations, including:
  • Animal feeding operations (AFOs).
  • Concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs).
  • Housed commercial swine feeding operations (HCSFOs).
Environmental regulations, definition of AFOs, CAFOs, HCSFOs, permits
Colorado Water Quality Control Act, Colorado Air Pollution Prevention and Control Act, federal and state animal agriculture regulations, Colorado Revised Statutes
Best management practices to reduce environmental impact from animal and livestock feeding operations
Guidance and policies on AFOs, CAFOs and HCSFOs
Permits, applications and monitoring forms for AFOs, CAFOs and HCSFOs
Program events, newsletters and public notices