The Department of Natural Resources says it will require a full environmental impact study of a proposed hog "megafarm" in northern Wisconsin.Read More »
Proposed hog megafarm causes stir
A proposed hog "megafarm" in northern Wisconsin is raising concerns among some residents that millions of gallons of pig manure will eventually wash off the land and pollute Lake Superior.
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Environmentalists: Manure spills endangering state’s water
Environmentalists warn that manure spills are putting Wisconsin's water supply at risk and that the proliferation of so-called "megafarms" will lead to more pollution accidents.
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Court strikes down water quality conditions for megafarm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A state appeals court says a municipality overstepped when it imposed water quality conditions on a giant Rock County farm’s permit. According to the ruling, Larson Acres Inc. asked the town of Magnolia to expand operations ...
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