Public Notice Information
Springbank Poultry
SE 1/4, NW 1/4, Section 34, Township 28N, Range 05E, Dixon County, Nebraska
Allen, Nebraska
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Construction and Operating Permit
February 8, 2018
March 12, 2018



Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Water Permits Division
Lincoln, Nebraska

Pursuant to the Neb. Rev. Stat. 54-2425 (4) as amended, the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (Department) is issuing notice to provide an opportunity for any interested person to submit written comments on the proposed decision for the following animal feeding operation.

This Public Comment period will be from February 8, 2018 through March 12, 2018. Comments made should pertain to issues for which the Department has authority under the Livestock Waste Management Act (Neb. Rev. Stat. Section 54-2416 through 54-2438).

Terry Borg
Springbank Poultry
86474 Highway 9
Allen, NE 68710

The proposed operation is located in the SE 1/4, NW 1/4, Section 34, Township 28N, Range 05E, Dixon County, Nebraska. The application as submitted is for a proposed maximum of 60,000 head of chickens other than layer hens. In addition, the above operation has 990 head of feeder cattle that have been exempted from permitting requirements. The application proposes construction of three dry-litter barns.

The Department has reviewed the application to ensure compliance with the Livestock Waste Management Act and Title 130–Livestock Waste Control Regulations. Currently, the Department intends to issue a Construction and Operating Permit for the proposed LWCF. Upon completing a review of any written comments received, NDEQ will make a final decision on the permit application and respond to any comments.

The application and other public information is available for review and copying between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (CT), weekdays at the Department's Office, Suite 400, The Atrium, 1200 N Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, telephone (402) 471-2186. Individuals requiring special accommodations or alternate formats of materials should notify the Department by calling (402) 471-2186. TDD users should call (800) 833-7352 and ask the relay operator to call the Department at (402) 471-2186. Please include the above name and legal description of the animal feeding operation.

All comments should be sent to: Agriculture Section, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality, PO Box 98922, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-8922.