Commercial Agriculture Program


Comments on EPA CAFO Rules

The University of Missouri Commercial Agriculture Program has cooperated with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) and the Missouri Department of Agriculture (MDA) to develop comments that were submitted to the EPA about the proposed rule changes. This page provides links to the proposed rules and our comments.

Comments on the 2008 Proposed Rule Changes

Missouri Comments on 2008 Proposed Rule Changes

Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Federal Register)

Comments on the 2006 Proposed Rule Changes

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released proposed revisions to the rules governing concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) on June 30, 2006. Comments on this rule change can be submitted to EPA by August 14, 2006.

Proposed Revisions to CAFO NPDES Rule (EPA)

Joint Comments (MU, MDNR, MDA) on the 2006 Proposed Rule