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.
Recorded session (30 min.)
Livestock carcass disposal
- Livestock carcass disposal (wq-f6-07b)
- Map of landfills that could potentially accept livestock carcasses, with contact information
- More information about carcass disposal from the Minnesota Board of Animal Health
Related: COVID-19 and food and agriculture (Minnesota Department of Agriculture)