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on April 10, 2013

Pullet grower practices what he preaches

Bill Knapke is an environmental manager in his day job, and he also operates an environmental award winning farm on the side.

For most farmers, stewardship of the land is in their blood, and this is certainly the case for third-generation layer pullet grower Bill Knapke. He and his wife, Janet, own and operate Meiring Poultry in Fort Recovery, Ohio. Bill’s grandfather, Herb Meiring, started the poultry operation in the 1950s. Knapke…

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