Nutrient Management Plan for Open Feedlot Operation — Mark Baldwin

PUBLIC NOTICE
Nutrient Management Plan
for an Open Feedlot Operation

Mark Baldwin has submitted a Nutrient Management Plan (NMP) to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on behalf of Baldwin Livestock Company an open feedlot operation with a capacity of 6,000 animal units.  This operation is located in Miller Township in Woodbury County, and plans to apply manure in Miller, Rutland, Union, Kedron, Rock, Grant, and Morgan Townships in Woodbury County and Douglas Township in Ida County.

The NMP is on file at the Field Office #3, 1900 N Grand Ave. Spencer, Iowa  51301 and is available for public inspection, Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. -4 p.m.

In determining whether to approve the NMP, the DNR will consider written comments regarding whether the NMP complies with Iowa law. The DNR will conduct a public hearing regarding this NMP if a request for hearing is received within 10 days of the publication date of this notice. Persons requesting a public hearing will be notified of the time and place for the hearing at the address, telephone number or e-mail address provided in the request for a hearing. Information regarding electronic submission of comments and requests for public hearing may be obtained at the following internet address: http://www.iowadnr.com/afo/index.html under “Current News.”

Written comments or requests for a public hearing must be submitted to:  Gene Tinker, AFO Coordinator, Wallace State Office Building, 502 East Ninth Street, Des Moines, IA  50319.  Both comments and hearing requests must be received by the Department within 10 days of the publication date of this notice.

Published in The Record
Thursday, September 13, 2018

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