TWON: Managing Livestock Holding Pens to Protect Groundwater
- Date of Publication
- December 7, 2021
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Open lots and holding pens for feeding or holding livestock contain animal manure and process-generated wastewater, which contain nitrate and bacteria. These materials can contaminate your well water. This publication identifies potential risks associated with livestock feeding and holding pens and how to address these situations. (5 pages)
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