The Inherent Issues
Social & Health Issues
The over 150 gases produced from stored manure can greatly affect the quality of life. The toxins alone cause a multitude of health problems, ranging from respiratory to central nervous system ailments.
Raw, untreated hog manure can contaminate Waterways and Lakes through field runoff, spills, and overflowing storage lagoons.
A single pork producer has received over $520 million in court fines for polluting the atmosphere with swine waste odour and overspray (May & July 2018)*