Gubernatorial candidate calls for new CAFO moratorium, stricter regulations in Iowa | Iowa & The Midwest | globegazette.com

Alarmed by the seemingly unbridled development of large-scale livestock facilities across rural Iowa, John Norris is calling for a moratorium on new construction and more regulatory authority for county governments.

Source: Gubernatorial candidate calls for new CAFO moratorium, stricter regulations in Iowa | Iowa & The Midwest | globegazette.com

AIR POLLUTION: Audit slams flagging EPA bid to curb farm emissions — Wednesday, September 20, 2017 — www.eenews.net

More than a decade after agreeing to keep tabs on emissions from large-scale animal feedlots, U.S. EPA isn’t close to getting the job done, the agency’s inspector general said in a new report, which found the delay is undercutting the broader effort to regulate pollution from that sector.

Source: AIR POLLUTION: Audit slams flagging EPA bid to curb farm emissions — Wednesday, September 20, 2017 — www.eenews.net

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