Critics are hopeful the legislature will impose rules to lessen the environmental affects of CAFOs next year.
The state's soybean crop is 42 percent harvested as of this week, about the same as average. But the corn crop lags at just 24 percent.
Indiana's director of agriculture was confirmed Tuesday as nation's first undersecretary for foreign agricultural trade.
The herbicide dicamba has damaged large swaths of Midwest crops in the past year.
The animal agriculture industry in Indiana is growing faster than the nation as a whole in most categories, according to the Indiana Soybean Alliance.
Over a hundred dicamba-related complaints have been filed in Indiana so far this year.
A bill to streamline the permitting process for CAFOs died in the senate earlier this year
Indiana is the round barn capital of the world, but fewer than 100 round barns remain standing in the Hoosier state.
The Whitley County Plan Commission settled on a half mile setback for CAFOs from large county lakes.
The infection is a harmful fungus that affects corn and was first discovered in the southern United States before it traveled north to Indiana.