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Story Behind Manure Spill Headline

by Mike Austin

Several media sources responded to a report featured in the states largest newspaper. the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel which stated that Wisconsin farms had experienced the greatest volume of manure spills this year, than in any other year since 2008.

Kevin Erb the UW Extension manure management specialist says the headline is correct, but the story goes beyond the headline and shared those details with me in the following conversation :

Tom Bauman of the DNR was also