Board Plans to Table Chicken Farm Proposal Until Next Month

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Protesters got together in downtown Boonville on Monday to try to prevent a proposed chicken farm in Warrick County. The Warrick County Board of Zoning Appeals met Monday night to vote on the chicken farm permit, but the board says it plans to table a decision until next month.

Prime Foods is trying to receive a special use permit to build the egg factory.

It needs the permit and approval from the state Department of Environmental Manageement before plans can move forward.

About a dozen protesters gathered at the square in Boonville holding signs against the chicken farm.

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