Jan 28, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Agreement reached in suit against Walther Farms, SCDHEC
STAFF file PHOTO BY AMY BANTON According to court documents, Walther Farms, located in Windsor, has agreed to a variety of terms including cutting its initial surface water withdrawal registration in half.
Agriculture lessons from an Aiken farm
I had an opportunity recently that few people have had - I visited for several hours with family members of Walther Farms in Aiken County near the town of Windsor.
South Carolina's 'Surface Water Withdrawal, Permitting, Use, and Reporting Act'
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control held a public meeting last night to not take comments on its implementation of South Carolina's "Surface Water Withdrawal, Permitting, Use, and Reporting Act of 2011."
Setzler concerned about huge potato farm
Questions about a huge potato farm's impact on the Edisto River basin are attracting the attention of a state lawmaker, who said he's heard plenty of complaints from people who live near the massive agricultural operation in Aiken County.
Giant potato farm sparks concerns for Edisto basin
A giant potato farm’s plan to siphon potentially billions of gallons of water from the Edisto River basin is drawing resistance from conservationists and concerns from a state agency about how that will affect the renowned river system.