Regional

WI county announces manure storage program March 2017

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi recently announced a new program to help clean up area lakes by assisting small and medium sized farms store manure Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Neighbors raise concerns over manure storage in NY March 2017

Neighbors in LaFayette are making a stink about a manure storage unit being built to hold animal waste. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

BC farm can continue its practices February 2017

Stanhope Dairy Farm Ltd. and the District of Central Saanich have agreed to a settlement, allowing the operation to continue its farming practices. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

FL county approves land use for manure recycling February 2017

Palm Beach County commissioners approved a land use change that would allow a horse manure recycling facility to operate Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NY DEC responds to manure spill February 2017

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Tompkins County Health Department officials responded to a manure spill Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CAFOs: The good, the bad and the possible February 2017

With good sense and advance planning, CAFOs won’t destroy rural life as we know it. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Scope of manure spreading alarms WI residents February 2017

About two dozen area residents asked two Door County committees to request the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to limit spreading manure Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

ND farm opponents argue permit process flawed, unfair February 2017

Landowners living near a planned large hog farm in North Dakota argue that significant changes made to the permit should have reopened the case for more comment Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI town moves to protect groundwater December 2016

The Wood County Town of Saratoga has passed a new ordinance to protect groundwater from manure spreading Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MI officials look to lessen impact of manure haulers on roads November 2016

Officials in Michigan’s thumb region are looking at ways to address the economic impact and safety threat of manure haulers on rural roads. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI town looks at stricter ordinance for liquid manure November 2016

The Town of Oakfield is looking at a stricter ordinance regarding the use of liquid manure on farm fields. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI ag innovation day August 2016

More than 100 guests – farmers, business people and general public – attended the annual Ag Innovation Day at Waunakee August 16. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

OH town may tweak law governing manure odors August 2016

The Ontario planning commission recently voted 4-0 to recommend that city council tweak its noxious odors ordinance. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NE county relaxing state’s strictest livestock zoning July 2016

Otoe County zoning administrator Dave Schmitz recently told the county board that adjustments are proposed to livestock zoning regulations Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI task force calls for limits on manure spreading June 2016

In Kewaunee County a first-ever task force of citizens, farmers and public officials called for limits on manure spreading Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Cow-powered plant furthers CA efforts to cut emissions May 2016

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District will unveil its newest cow-powered alternative power plant Thursday at a dairy south of Elk Grove. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Recent data on AR hog farm raise dust-up May 2016

Opponents of a Newton County hog farm near the Buffalo River have asked the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality to shut down the farm Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Residents criticize WI board as manure spill reported May 2016

At a recent Land & Water Conservation Committee, residents expressed anger over new reports that 11 county wells were contaminated with salmonella and rotavirus Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

From the Editor: May-June 2016 May 2016

Tension is mounting in a rural municipality located between the shores of Green Bay and Lake Michigan. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI manure irrigation report does little to settle conflict April 2016

Manure irrigation is not a new practice, but the boom in Wisconsin CAFOs & development of new spraying practices have spurred some local governments to ban it Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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