HOW WILL 9 MILLION GALLONS OF LIQUID HOG MANURE AFFECT LAKE ST. CROIX?

In 2012, the U.S. EPA approved the Lake St. Croix TMDL, calling for a 38% reduction in the phosphorus carried to the rivers and streams of the basin. The plan was implemented and published by MPCA (MN) and WDNR (WI) and still shows as active and ongoing in the WDNR...

CAFO SPREADING FIELDS-ANOTHER DOWNSIDE

All — In talking with St. Croix County staff concerning the extremely high phosphorus levels on fields around Emerald Sky Dairy…..they shared that funding for cover crops and other Best Management Practices is NOT available to landowners if their acres are...

CUMBERLAND LLC GETS BAD NEWS

SUBJECT: Cumberland LLC Nutrient Management Plan Substantial Revision Dear Mr. Sauer, The Department received a nutrient management plan (NMP) substantial revision request on October 14, 2022. This request submitted by Sam Guyer, AgSource, on behalf of Cumberland LLC....

PUBLIC HEARING ON GROUND WATER

Wisconsin DNR Oct. 21 PUBLIC HEARING ON A PERMANENT RULE (DG-04-22) TO REVISE CH. NR 140, RELATING TO GROUNDWATER POLLUTANT STANDARDS (CYCLE 10 BACTERIA) Time: 1 p.m. – End of Agenda Contact: Bruce Rheineck DNR140GroundwaterQualityStandards@Wiscon sin.gov or...