IA hog farm agrees to pay $10,000

The Republic
February 11, 2014
By The Republic

February 11, 2014, Des Moines, IA — A southeast Iowa hog producer that spilled thousands of gallons of manure into a dry creek in November reached an agreement to pay a fine and make improvements to prevent future discharges, state environmental regulators said recently.

The Keosauqua-area hog farm has agreed to pay a $10,000 fine. The company also signed a consent agreement with the department in which it promised to repair the equipment used to pump manure from hog buildings to a large outdoor lagoon that holds millions of gallons. READ MORE



Add comment

Security code

Subscription Centre

New Subscription
Already a Subscriber
Customer Service
View Digital Magazine Renew

Most Popular

Latest Events

Ontario Pork Congress
Tue Jun 18, 2019
North American Manure Expo
Wed Jul 31, 2019 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. To find out more, read our Privacy Policy.