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Oregon Will Not Reconsider Morrow County Mega-Dairy Permit

Capital Press | July 28, 2017 5:02 p.m.

Despite concerns of water pollution and contamination, the agencies responsible for permitting a 30,000-cow dairy farm in Morrow County will not be reconsidering their decision.

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Oregon Will Not Suspend Operations At New Mega-Dairy

East Oregonian | June 27, 2017 9:50 a.m.

Oregon regulators will not suspend operations at a controversial new mega-dairy near Boardman. Environmental and animal rights groups had urged a shutdown.

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Mega-Dairy Air Pollution Threat Puts Environmentalists On Alert

NWPR/EarthFix | April 11, 2017 4:30 p.m. | Boardman, Oregon

Mega-dairies are finding themselves in conflict with neighbors and environmentalists because of their contributions to air pollution.

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Oregon Approves 2nd Mega-Dairy For Morrow County

East Oregonian | March 31, 2017 11:19 a.m.

State agencies have approved a second mega-dairy in Morrow County, which will add 30,000 cows on roughly 7,000 acres of the former Boardman Tree Farm.

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Northwest Ranchers And Dairies Struggle Against Freezing Temps, Wind Chill

Northwest News Network | Jan. 3, 2017 2:16 p.m.

Low temperatures, snow drifts and northeasterly winds east of the Cascades are making things difficult for Northwest ranchers and dairy owners.