Applications

  • Livestock Operations Permit Packet [Contact Mark Hedrich, 207-287-7608]


Best Management Practices (BMPs)


Brochures

  • Nutrient Management Plans (PDF, 53MB)
  • Livestock Operations Permits (PDF, 6.5MB)
  • Animal Carcass Disposal (PDF, 2.0MB)
  • The Maine Agricultural Compliance Program (PDF, 44MB)
  • Guidelines for the Burial of Non-Commercial Homeowner's Small Pets, Including Dogs, Cats, Hamsters, Fish, Rabbits, etc. (PDF, 19KB)


Notification Forms

  • Notification to the Department Regarding Nutrient Management Plan Development or Update by a Certified Planning Specialist (Word)
  • Notification to the Department Regarding Development of a Catastrophic Carcass Disposal/Management Plan Pursuant to the Chapter 211 Rules (Word)


Rule Summaries

  • Brief Summary of Recent Changes to the Chapter 211 Rules for the Disposal of Animal Carcasses (PDF, 371KB)


Variance Requests

  • Request for Variance from Nutrient Management Plan Development and/or Implementation Deadlines (Word)
  • Request for Variance from the Winter Manure Spreading Ban (Word)
  • Request for Variance from the Chapter 211 Rules for the Disposal of Animal Carcasses (Word)

 

Updated: January 22, 2014