Farmer defends his 2,000 pig farm plan - despite 7,500 objections



The farmer behind controversial plans for a pig farm for up to 2,000 animals has defended his development after thousands of objections.
More than 7,500 people objected to the site at Upton near Gainsborough – with concerns raised about the smell, pollution of waterways and the rights of the animals.
Animal rights campaigners got behind a bid to oppose the scheme, but it has been approved by West Lindsey District Council planners.
READ MORE: Horror after cars crash on Lincoln Road
The farmer says his scheme is not large in scale – and has been carefully thought out. Tim Elwess said:... read more

 
29 September 2016 in Regional East, Views: 24
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31