Water Board Reissued WDR To Dairies
The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board in early October
adopted Reissued Waste Discharge Requirements General Order No. R5-2013-0122
for existing milk cow dairies.
The water board will soon be sending out a letter to each dairy notifying
them that they are now covered under the reissued order in place of the 2007
order, which is now 167 pages in length, strengthens the language within the
document and makes it clear that the practices that dairy producers having been
implementing for several years meet the requirements of the State's
For dairies that are members of the
Representative Monitoring Program (RMP) will continue to meet the requirement
for groundwater monitoring.
Source: Western United Dairymen, Modesto
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