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Published July 28, 2010, 02:12 PM

ND college cleaning up manure spill

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State University officials say they are cleaning manure out of a drainage ditch after a temporary pump broke down.

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State University officials say they are cleaning manure out of a drainage ditch after a temporary pump broke down.

The pump was moving manure from a university dairy barn into a designated lagoon. A dairy barn worker discovered the spill on Monday.

NDSU officials say the temporary pump was installed after the main pump malfunctioned. The state Health Department is investigating.

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