A bill in the N.C. legislature would protect the state’s hog farmers from lawsuits filed by their neighbors over odors and illnesses they say are caused by hog waste. In this file photo hog houses and lagoons stack up one over the other near Faison.
A bill in the N.C. legislature would protect the state’s hog farmers from lawsuits filed by their neighbors over odors and illnesses they say are caused by hog waste. In this file photo hog houses and lagoons stack up one over the other near Faison. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
A bill in the N.C. legislature would protect the state’s hog farmers from lawsuits filed by their neighbors over odors and illnesses they say are caused by hog waste. In this file photo hog houses and lagoons stack up one over the other near Faison. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

As neighbors complain of foul odors, NC lawmakers delay bill to protect hog farmers

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