The Washington State Department of Ecology released their fines for the third quarter of 2017 and it included a fine levied against Hi Point Orchards of Mesa.
The orchard was fined for burning prohibited materials in a burn pile on their property and for using a burn barrel which the DOE notes are prohibited.
The orchard was fined $5,000 for the infractions which occurred in early September.
That fine was only one listed against an ag company for the third quarter.
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