EAG-004: The Impact of the Swine Industry in the Southern Ogallala Aquifer
swine industry information sheet

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Product Code: EAG-004

Free electronic download. Hog production has changed dramatically since early pioneers in the Southern Ogallala Region raised a few hogs to supply their needs. Current swine operations are large, capital-intensive, and labor-efficient. This publication examines the impact of the swine industry on the region's economy and water use. Go to: AG-004 to order printed copies.(20 pp., 9 photos, 9 tables, 9 figures) Authors: Bridget Guerrero and Steve Amosson.