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Wisconsin lawmaker vows to kill manure storage rules


September 24, 2019
By Wisconsin Public Radio

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A key Republican state lawmaker is promising to kill potential new restrictions on manure storage after farmers complained they weren’t consulted and the rules are too onerous.

The state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection is working on new farm siting standards that would dramatically expand how far new farms and farms looking to expand must place manure storage facilities from neighbors’ property lines. | READ MORE