Iowa feedlot cleared of EPA charges
September 11, 2009 by Wallaces Farmer
September 9, 2009 – The
Federal Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to cite feedlots for
discharging waste without physical evidence was nullified in the Vos vs. EPA
case recently ruled upon.
In January 2007, the EPA
charged four Iowa cattle feedlot operators with illegally discharging
pollutants from their feedlots.