Md. Bill Would Make Poultry Companies Responsible For Manure A measure in Maryland would make poultry companies responsible for chicken manure, which environmentalists cite as a major pollutant in the Chesapeake Bay.
Farmers Express Concern About Fertilizer RulesEastern Shore farmers are expressing concerns about new rules relating to how they apply poultry manure to their crops.
Environmental Group Won't Appeal Poultry Pollution CaseA New York-based environmental group that sued Perdue Farms and an Eastern Shore contract grower said Wednesday it won't appeal a federal judge's ruling in an alleged poultry pollution case.
Defense: Local Cows, Not Perdue Chickens To Blame For Polluting Md. StreamsEnvironmentalists may be targeting poultry giant Perdue, but they’re doing it by going after one small farm.
Environmentalists Push EPA To Limit Pollution From Animal WasteEnvironmentalists are pushing harder than ever to get big agriculture to keep animal waste out of waterways and the Chesapeake Bay.
Pa. Man, 2 Sons Found Dead In Kent County Manure PitA disturbing discovery on an Eastern Shore farm. The bodies of a father and his two teenage sons were found in an animal waste pond. It appears to be a tragic accident that has rocked the Kennedyville community in Kent County.
New Study Says Chicken Manure Runoff Too Much For Chesapeake BayA fight to protect the water. Environmentalists say chicken manure is ruining the Chesapeake Bay.
Eastern Shore Prison To Host Manure-To-Power PlantA Northern Virginia firms plans to build a power plant at a prison on Maryland's Eastern Shore that will produce electricity from chicken manure.
Smell Lingers In Howard Co. After Liquid Manure Spill & CleanupThere's a smelly situation in Howard and Baltimore counties. A truck spilled manure as it was driving on Frederick Road Sunday, leaving a stinky mess behind.