COVID-19 response for agriculture

Dairies

PDF icon How to dispose of excess milk during the COVID-19 crisis (wq-f6-81)

Swine

Producers who hold back hogs must notify the MPCA with requests via the COVID-19 email portal for approval to exceed permit numbers and stocking density for up to 45 days, with extensions if requested later. Refer to the factsheet for details.

PDF icon Swine industry regulatory flexibility during the COVID-19 crisis (wq-f6-82)

Livestock carcass disposal

Related: COVID-19 and food and agriculture (Minnesota Department of Agriculture)