That an application has been made by Dahl Creek Farms LLP, 7720 84th Street Circle West, Bloomington, MN 55438, for a Conditional Use Permit for a new animal feedlot with more than 300 animal units (a.u.), consisting of swine 55 lbs. - 300 lbs. (Section 14 – 0110.1403, Subdivision 1, Subsection 3) and to build a manure storage structure with a capacity over 20,000 gallons (Section 14 - 0110.1403, Subdivision 1, Subsection 18). The facility will consist of the following components:

1. Proposed total confinement barn with concrete slatted floor 51’2” x 405’2” to house 2,400 swine.

2. Proposed below barn concrete tank 51’2” x 405’2” x 8’.

3. Proposed bulk bins, size TBD by zoning permit application.

4. Proposed dead animal management area with concrete floor 10’ x 10’. all in Black Hammer Township on the following premises, to-wit:

The North Half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 7, Township 102, Range 7 West,

Houston County, Minnesota. (Parcel #01.0081.000)

Said applicants standing and making application are as fee owners of said described lands.

A hearing on this application will be held at the Houston County Commissioner’s Room, City of Caledonia, Minnesota, 55921 at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 15, 2018.

All persons having an interest in the matter will be given the opportunity to be heard

relative to the granting or denying of said application.


By Aaron Lacher

Zoning Administrator

ADV: January 31, 2018