How To Smell A CAFO

The Science Of Odor And Its Role In Wisconsin`s Rules For Large Livestock Farms

Russ Hanson is determined to live a better retirement than his in-laws did. For him that means steering clear of the odors that can accompany large livestock farms.

Hanson has lived most of his adult life in rural southeast Minnesota, but he recently retired to the family farmland of his childhood, straddling Burnett and Polk counties in northwest Wisconsin. The region has changed in the decades since Hanson`s youth, though; in 2019, his neighbors are more likely to be fellow retirees or part-timers attracted to the counties` lakes than working farmers.

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- - Volume: 7 - WEEK: 44 Date: 10/28/2019 8:55:58 AM -