Oklahoma ag board approves poultry farm setback rules
Rules pass by a 3-2 margin and are now subject to legislative and gubernatorial approval
The Oklahoma State Board of Agriculture has approved a rule that will include setbacks for new or expanding construction of poultry barns.
The measure passed by a 3-2 vote on February 9.
The rules approved Tuesday state poultry operations with 150,000 or fewer birds would be restricted from locating within…