Science of Manure Separation Distances
Res #: 5-04A
Responses Received: No
Departments: Matters Pertaining to SARM
WHEREAS, Saskatchewan Agriculture, Food and Rural Revitalization has recommended separation distances for manure spreading; and
WHEREAS, rural municipalities do not control manure management; and
WHEREAS, there is substantial residential development in agricultural areas;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that SARM investigate, and lobby for changes if deemed necessary, the science behind manure separation distances from single country residential development, multi-parcel development and urban centers with populations exceeding 5000.