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The Price of Pork

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Steve Wing is an associate professor of epidemiology at UNC. Since 1995, Wing has been studying hog farming communities, waste management and its environmental effects. An important focus of his research is the proximity of hog waste lagoons to drinking water and residential areas. His research suggests that hog farming is linked to pollution and local health issues.
Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 28 Issue 2, Winter 2012, p6-11, il