Table Wq05: Concentrated animal feeding operations permitted within the South Grand River Watershed

Table Wq05: Concentrated animal feeding operations permitted within the South Grand River Watershed in Missouri between 1988 and 1998 (MDNR 1999b).
County Class Primary Waste Type Total Animal Units Receiving Stream
Bates NP Dairy Cattle 114
Cass IB Hogs 3,481 Trib. Harding Creek
Cass IC Hogs 1,966 Trib. Eight Mile Creek
Cass NP Hogs 21
Henry II Poultry 623 Middle Fork Tebo Creek
Henry IC Hogs 2,595 Honey Creek
Henry IC Poultry 2,184 Trib. E. Fork Honey Creek
Henry II Hogs 853 Deepwater Creek
Henry NP Hogs 256
Henry NP Hogs 33
Henry NP Hogs 240 Trib. E. Fork Honey Creek
Jackson NP Horses 200
Pettis IC Poultry 1,092 Trib. E. Fork Tebo Creek
Pettis IC Poultry 1,092 Elm Branch
Pettis IC Poultry 1,092 Trib. Elm Branch

Class:

Class IB - 3,000 to 6,999 animal unit equivalents

Class IC - 1,000 to 2,999 animal unit equivalents

Class II - 300 to 999 animal unit equivalents

Class NP - Non Point less than 300 animal unit equivalents

Animal Units:

1 animal unit - 1 beef feeder or slaughter animal 0.5 horse 0.7 dairy cow 2.5 swine weighing over 55 lbs. 15 swine weighing less than 55 lbs. 10 sheep 30 laying hens 55 turkeys 100 broiler chickens

Key Messages: 

Conservation pays by enriching our economy and quality of life.

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