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MN board to decide need for hog feedlot study


October 11, 2012, Alexandria, MN – The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Citizens Board will decide October 23 whether or not to order an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the proposed Gourley Brothers Hog Feedlot in Todd County, MN.

The Citizens Board will review the Environmental Assessment Worksheets (EAW) and take under consideration comments made in the 30-day review and comment period held this summer in evaluating the potential for significant environmental effects from this project, which involves 4,000 hogs. READ MORE