COMMERCIAL
AGRICULTURE
January
2003
Special Report UNIVERSITY EXTENSION,
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI

Revised CAFO Rules
Acronyms used in this edition:
CAFO: Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation
AFO: Animal Feeding Operation
USEPA: United States Environmental Protection Agency
NPDES: National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
MDNR: Missouri Department of Natural Resources
NRCS: Natural Resources Conservation Service
CNMP: Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plan
EQIP: Environmental Quality Incentive Program
CRP: Conservation Reserve Program


University of Missouri Commerical Agriculture Extension Program
University of Missouri Outreach & Extension
For more information on the Commercial Agriculture program,
contact Rex Ricketts, 573-882-4553.