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(9-28-17) – The Ohio Department of Agriculture has issued final permits to install and operate to MVP Dairy, a 4,500-head operation to be built northwest of Neptune in the St. Marys River Watershed.

MVP Farm Location
MVP Farm Proposed Location

The 82-acre facility, planned adjacent to Hasis Road on the south side of U.S. 33, is a partnership between VanTilburg Farms of Celina and McCarty Dairy LLC of Colby, Kansas.

Those wishing to appeal the final permits may do so by 5 p.m. Oct. 23:

  • Environmental Review Appeals Commission
  • 77 S. High St., 17th Floor,
  • Columbus, OH 43215.

Questions on the appeal process may be directed to the commission. A copy of the appeal must be served on ODA Director David Daniels within three days after filing the appeal with the commission, according to the ODA.