Planning Objections

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Current planning applications you can help stop:

Application No.:DetailsEnd DateSigned
21/00015/STPLFESouthburn – 1822 breeding sows, 240 replacement gilts and 10 boars10 Mar 202144
20/03691/PLFWatton – finishing pigs from 30 kg to 105kg22 Feb 202180
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    These are supposedly better conditions – many farms don’t even have straw.

      Ref: Application Number: 21/00015/STPLFE - Southburn - 1822 breeding sows, 240 replacement gilts and 10 boars


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        Ref: Application Number: 20/03691/PLF

        Watton - 1980 finishing pigs from 30 kg to 105kg

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        20/02870/FULDoncaster – 996 finishing pigs from 40 kg to 110kg24 Nov 2020
        20/02534/PLFGrindale – 1980 finisher pigs19 09 2061
        20/02841/PLFNunburnholme – 900 weaners19 09 2048
        20/02617/PLFBoynton- 1980 finishing pigs19 09 2042
        PA/2019/2064Bonby – 250,000 broilers?46
        20/02435/PLFMelbourne- Stock shed – 100 calves19 09 2045
        20/02089/PLFWest Farm – 2000 weaner house21 08 20110 / 500
        20/01950/PLF & 20/01972Bronwick Lodge – 700 extra pigs21 08 20117 / 500
        20/01971/STPLFEKilham – rear 4000 pigs14 08 20119 / 500
        20/02185/PLFKilham – 750 pig weaner unitXX 08 20206 / 500
        2020/0646/AGNDrax Abbey – 80 extra cattle30 07 20477 / 1000
        20/00881/STPLFWressle – broiler – 76000 birds29 07 20113 / 500
        20/01917/PLFHotham – 1270 Pigs22 07 20384 / 1000
        2020/0650/FULMHillam – 1900 pigs21 07 20556 / 1000