NOTICE OF CHANGES TO A NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT PLAN INCORPORATED AS TERMS OF A PERMIT
Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy
Water Permits Division
The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy (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 animal feeding operation (AFO). The opportunity to comment applies only to the AFO and changes listed below and not to the unchanged terms of the AFO’s permit already issued.
The Public Comment period will run from March 4, 2020 through March 20, 2020.
Name of Applicant
Jensen Cattle Company
Name of Operation
Jensen Cattle Company
Donald J. and Patricia K. Jensen
795 Cushing Road
St. Paul, NE 68873
SE 1/4, SW 1/4, Section 08, Township 15N, Range 10W, Howard County
Animal Type and Capacity
999 head of – feeder cattle – on 8.92 acres of Total Drainage (if applicable)
Change(s) to the Terms of the Nutrient Management Plan
Updated plan with addition of land application acres.
Land Application Site(s)
SE SE 08 N 15 W 10
NE 16 N 15 W 10
SW 05 N 16 W 10
W SE 08 N 15 W 10
SE NE 22 N 15 W 10
W SE 20 N 16 W 10
E SW 08 N 15 W 10
S NW 23 N 15 W 10
E SW 20 N 16 W 10
W SW 08 N 15 W 10
End of Public Comment Period
March 20, 2020
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 Telephone (402) 471-2186; FAX: (402) 471-2909; or E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 Environment and Energy, PO Box 98922, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-8922.