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Planning Commission’s Work to Regulate Mega Projects Generates Farmer Concerns

By Lon AndersonMoorefield Examiner

The meeting of the Hardy County Planning Commission may have been held on the first day of September, but its focus continued to be the same as it was for June, July and August: how best to regulate future mega-projects on agricultural-zoned land.

This effort was prompted by the surprise construction of the $10 million, 20-poultry house “mega-project” now underway on 95 . . .