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Permit renewal in WI rekindles water quality debate


September 27, 2013, Green Bay, WI – The operator of Ebert Dairy Enterprises and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources say research to be conducted on a two-acre portion of the farm will be the first to determine the effects of manure irrigation practices on water quality.

Environmentalists have expressed concern about the potential for agricultural runoff in the nearby water regions, including but not limited to groundwater, Lake Michigan, the Ahnapee River and Krohn’s Lake. READ MORE