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NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR LIVESTOCK FEED

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR LIVESTOCK FEEDLOT PERMIT Notice is hereby given per Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 116, that Willmar Poultry Farms, Inc. has made application to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and Kandiyohi County for a permit to expand a feedlot with a capacity of 500 animal units or more. The existing feedlot is located in the NW ¼ of Section 31 of New London Township, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota. The existing facility consists of 4 total confinement buildings with on-floor manure pack storage holding 45,000 turkeys (over 5lbs.), totaling 810 animal units. The proposed change to the facility will not consist of any new construction but will only increase the stocking density in the barns due to raising smaller sized hens. The proposed increase in birds will consist of 100,000 additional turkeys (over 5lbs.), totaling 990 additional animal units. The total facility will consist of 100,000 turkeys (over 5lbs.), totaling 1,800 animal units. This publication shall constitute as notice to each resident and each owner of real property within 5,000 feet of the perimeter of the proposed feedlot as required by Minnesota State Law. (August 10, 2022) 89449