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Wisconsin DNR Plans Full Environmental Study on Huge Pig Farm

"The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it will require a full environmental impact study of a proposal for a huge pig farm in Bayfield County.

Iowa-based Riecks View Farms, and critics of the company’s planned pig farm, welcomed the DNR’s decision to give close scrutiny to what would be the largest hog farm in Wisconsin and the first animal feeding operation of its scale in the Lake Superior basin."

Read the Wisconsin State Journal article here