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Protest follows discovery of Salmonella at Ohio farm

10, 2010

Members of an animal rights group say they’ll protest at the corner of Broad and High Streets tomorrow. As WOSU’s Steve Brown reports, the move follows the discovery of Salmonella at a central Ohio egg farm.

Franklin Co. Commission Opposes Union Co. Egg Farm

12, 2008

Another government body has gone on record opposing the Hi-Q Egg farm proposed for Union County. On Tuesday the Franklin County Commission expressed its opposition to the 6-million-chicken facility. The resolution comes as one of the Franklin County Commissioners is looking for votes in Union County.

Union County Egg Facility Could House 6 Million Hens

August 6, 2008

Two Iowa investors want to build what could be Ohio’s largest egg production facility. The site is in Union County north of Marysville. Hi-Q Egg Products is asking the state Department of Agriculture for permission to house up to 6 million laying hens on a 500-acre tract. The company is holding a public meeting tonight in Marysville.