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As Wisconsin DNR Studies Impact of Proposed, Supersize Pig Farm, Community Divide Deepens

"For decades, Reicks View Farms has been raising lots and lots of hogs in Iowa. Reicks hopes to expand into northern Wisconsin and raise 26,000 hogs in Bayfield County.

The number of hogs qualifies the proposed farm, called Badgerwood, as a CAFO, or a confined animal feeding operation. It would be the first in the Lake Superior basin."

Listen to Milwaukee Public Radio's report here