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Poultry lab funding fix falls short of $4 million needed
House committee allocates $1.5 million to remedy design flaws that have plagued facility
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Massive ventilation units on the roof of the Georgia Poultry Lab Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, produce low frequency vibrations that have made it impossible to maintain pressurized rooms causing leaks. - photo by Scott Rogers
Nearly $1.5 million has been approved to start fixing problems at the Georgia Poultry Lab in Hall County by the state House Appropriations Committee, but it’s far short of an estimated $4 million needed for a full remedy.