Public Notice Information
Mead Cattle Company, LLC
S 1/2, Section 12 & Pt. N 1/2, Section 13, Township 14N, Range 08E, Saunders County
Mead, NE
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Substantial Change(s) to Nutrient Management Plan
March 7, 2018
March 23, 2018


Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Water Permits Division
Lincoln, Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (Department) is issuing notice to provide an opportunity for any interested person to submit written comments, objections and/or hearing requests concerning the change(s) to the terms of the nutrient management plan of the following concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO). The opportunity to comment applies only to the CAFO and changes listed below and not to the unchanged terms of the CAFO’s permit already issued.
The Public Notice period will run from March 7, 2018 through March 23, 2018.
Name of Applicant
Mead Cattle Company, LLC
Name of Operation
Mead Cattle Company, LLC
Authorized Representative
William Wehrbein
City/State/Zip Code
1344 County Road 10
Mead, NE 68041-4036
Legal Description
S 1/2, Section 12 & Pt. N 1/2, Section 13, Township 14N, Range 08E,
Saunders County
Animal Type and Capacity
3,000 head of Feeder Cattle on 100.4 acres of Total Drainage and 27,000 head of Feeder Cattle in Confinement
Change(s) to the Terms of the Nutrient Management Plan
Addition of land application acres
Land Application Site(s)
N NE 15 N 14 E 08 E NW 15 N 14 E 08
End of Public Comment Period
March 23, 2018

The nutrient management plan, change(s), and other public information are available for review and copying between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (CT), weekdays, excluding holidays at the Department's Office, Suite 400, The Atrium, 1200 N Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68508-8922; Telephone (402) 471-2186; FAX: (402) 471-2909; or E-Mail: 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 received during the public comment period will be considered in the final decision on the change(s) to the terms of the nutrient management plan. A request for a public hearing must be submitted in writing, and must state the nature of the issues proposed to be raised at a hearing. A determination to hold a hearing will be based on factual environmental or regulatory considerations. All public comments and requests for hearings must be submitted in writing to: Agriculture Section, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality, PO Box 98922, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-8922.