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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 23-139



Action on Odor Management Plans for Concentrated Animal Operations and Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations and Volunteers Complying with the Commonwealth's Facility Odor Management Program

[53 Pa.B. 690]
[Saturday, January 28, 2023]

 The State Conservation Commission has taken the following actions on previously received applications for Odor Management Plans under 3 Pa.C.S. §§ 501—522 (relating to nutrient management and odor management).

 Persons aggrieved by any action may appeal under 3 Pa.C.S. § 517 (relating to appealable actions), section 4 of the Environmental Hearing Board Act (35 P.S. § 7514) and 2 Pa.C.S. §§ 501—508 and 701—704 (relating to Administrative Agency Law) to the Environmental Hearing Board, Second Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building, 400 Market Street, P.O. Box 8457, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8457, (717) 787-3483. TDD users should contact the Environmental Hearing Board (Board) through the Pennsylvania Hamilton Relay Service at (800) 654-5984. Appeals must be filed with the Board within 30 days of publication of this notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin. Copies of the appeal form and the Board's rules of practice and procedure may be obtained from the Board. The appeal form and the Board's rules of practice and procedure are also available in Braille or on audiotape from the Secretary of the Board at (717) 787-3483. This paragraph does not, in and of itself, create any right of appeal beyond that permitted by applicable statutes and decision law.

 For individuals who wish to challenge an action, appeals must reach the Board within 30 days. A lawyer is not needed to file an appeal with the Board.

 Important legal rights are at stake, so individuals interested in challenging this action should show this notice to a lawyer at once. Persons who cannot afford a lawyer may qualify for pro bono representation. Call the Secretary of the Board at (717) 787-3483 for more information.

Odor Management Plan—Public Notice Spreadsheet—Actions

Ag Operation Name, AddressCounty/TownshipAnimal Equivalent UnitsAnimal TypeNew, Amended
or Existing
Action Taken
Dividing Ridge, LLC—Grove Farm
Derek Hillegass
1235 Beulah Road
Berlin, PA 15530
Somerset County/ Brothersvalley Township0CattleNewApproved
Penn England, LLC—Bush Farm
Frederick L. England
888 Fairview Road
Williamsburg, PA 16693
Blair County/
Woodbury Township
Jacob Light—Sonlight Farms
177 Blue Mountain Road
Fredericksburg, PA 17026
Lebanon County/ Bethel Township225.61Broilers/ SwineAmendedApproved
Skyline Acres, Inc.
Jennifer Hess
477 Skyline Drive
Bernville, PA 19506
Berks County/
Upper Bern Township
491.1  CattleExistingRescind
Matthew O. Horning—Blue Lake  Farm
3370 Forest Hill Road
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Union County/
West Buffalo Township
David D. Miller
879 Mill Road
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Jefferson County/ Gaskill Township0 VealExistingRescind
Elam K. King—King Farm
Elam K. King
219 Locust Street
Leola, PA 17540
Lancaster County/
West Earl Township
14.2  Cattle/ EquineNewApproved
Hissong Farmstead, Inc.—Unit 1 and  Unit 2
Kirby Hissong, Vice President
6841 Buchanan Trail West
Mercersburg, PA 17236
Franklin County/ Montgomery Township1,785.75       CattleAmendedApproved
Silver Springs Ranch, LLC—Star Hill  Site
Ronald Walsh
567 Star Hill Road
Harveys Lake, PA 18618
Wyoming County/ Monroe Township187.96   EquineAmendedApproved
Dividing Ridge, LLC—Home Farm
Derek Hillegass
207 Dividing Ridge Road
Fairhope, PA 15538
Somerset County/ Allegheny Township232    CattleNewApproved
R. Eugene Martin—Martin Family  Farm
R. Eugene Martin
74 Wintersville Road
Richland, PA 17087
Berks County/ Tulpehocken Township211.87Broiler/ SheepAmendedApproved
Flint Road Farm, LLC—Home Farm
Christie and Jamie Hockenberry
432 Flint Road
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Juniata County/
Walker Township


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 23-139. Filed for public inspection January 27, 2023, 9:00 a.m.]

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