A 12-storey pig farm: has China found the way to tackle animal disease?

 

Biosecure farms complete with staff quarantine and chutes for dead pigs are seen as progress, but may carry their own risks….THIS IS SCARY..!

Source: A 12-storey pig farm: has China found the way to tackle animal disease?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oconto County manure spill released 790,000 gallons of waste – Wisconsin Examiner

About 200,000 gallons of manure was collected from river runoff after it entered a Oconto County water system…790,000 GALLONS IS ABOUT 131 TANKER LOADS…IT TAKES A TANKER LESS THAN 3 MINUTES TO EMPTY…HOW LONG WAS THIS LEAKING..?  HOW DO WE KNOW..?  LOTS OF MATH…DO WE GET THE NUMBERS FROM THE PLANT MANAGER..?

Source: Oconto County manure spill released 790,000 gallons of waste – Wisconsin Examiner

Well Sampling Completed In Southwestern Wisconsin Study, But

Researchers have completed the fourth and final round of private well sampling to determine sources of fecal contamination in wells that were previously flagged for issues as part of an ongoing…HERE IN KEWAUNEE COUNTY,  WE UNDERSTAND THE ISSUE…WITH 100,000+ COWS AND THE LIQUID MANURE BEING SPREAD ONTO AND INTO OUR FIELDS…TESTING IS IMPORTANT…BUT…WHY NOT ADDRESS THE ISSUE WITH THE PEOPLE DOING THE POLLUTING…THE ANIMALS ARE NOT THE PROBLEM…COULD IT BE…THEIR OWNERS..?

Source: Well Sampling Completed In Southwestern Wisconsin Study, But

How big farms got a government pass on air pollution – Center for Public Integrity

An EPA deal came with a promise to help communities exposed to animal emissions. That’s still unfulfilled…WHAT IS FILLED IS…OUR LAND…WATER AND AIR…FULL OF THEIR POLLUTIONS..!  FARMING DID THIS ON PURPOSE AND NOW FARMING CAN FIX IT…MAN-UP FARMING..!  THE PROBLEM IS NOT THE…ANIMALS…COULD IT BE THEIR…OWNERS…?

Source: How big farms got a government pass on air pollution – Center for Public Integrity

Glyphosate in chicken poop used as fertilizer is hurting food production, researchers say – U.S. Right to Know

Scientists brought more bad news to light regarding the widely used herbicide glyphosate, better known as Roundup, in a new research paper published this month. Researchers from the University of Turku in Finland revealed in a paper published in the journal  Science of The Total Environment that manure from poultry used as fertilizer can decrease …IT IS IN OUR…WATER…WINE…FOOD…ETC…FARMING USES ABOUT 280 MILLION  GALLONS OF THIS EVERY YEAR ON OUR LAND…AND HAVE BEEN APPLYING IT FOR…DECADES..!   THEY KNOW THE DANGERS…WHY DO THEY CONTINUE APPLYING THIS POISON..?

Source: Glyphosate in chicken poop used as fertilizer is hurting food production, researchers say – U.S. Right to Know

California Cap-and-Trade Program Summary

Fifteen Wisconsin dairy concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) with manure-to energy digesters participate in California’s cap-and-trade program, while their operations continue to cause public health risks, ground and surface water contamination, air pollution, and destruction of the environment…. Read More…OUR COUNTY IS UNDER ATTACK…AND HAS BEEN FOR OVER A DECADE..!  FARMING CAN FIX THEIR MESS….WILL THEY..?

Source: California Cap-and-Trade Program Summary

The Link Between Factory Farms and Racism

Factory farms produce nearly all of the meat consumed in the U.S. They produce tons of waste every year. People living near them suffer the consequences…SOME STATES ARE NOW ALLOWING RESIDENTS LIVING CLOSE TO FILE FOR TAX REDUCTIONS ON THEIR PROPERTY VALUES…NOW THE STATES ARE AGREEING AND ADMITTING THEY HAVE A PROBLEM…FARMING IS DOING THIS ON PURPOSE AND THEY KNOW HOW TO FIX IT…WILL THEY..?

Source: The Link Between Factory Farms and Racism

Close the CAFOs

Opinion | In just the past 14 years, the number of CAFOs in Wisconsin has more than doubled…UNTIL WE MAKE MORE…LAND…WHERE WILL THEY PUT ALL THAT…LIQUID MANURE..?  OUR WATER SYSTEMS ARE ALREADY UNDER ATTACK…AND FARMING IS DOING IT…ON PURPOSE..!

Source: Close the CAFOs

Unless we change course, the US agricultural system could collapse | Tom Philpott

Our food supply comes from an environmentally unsustainable system that is going to unravel…polluting our land…water and air on purpose…farming is doing this and farming can stop it…WHY HAVEN’T THEY..?  Could the answer be this simple….BECAUSE OF THE MONEY..?   The “STEWARDS OF THE LAND” know exactly what they are doing and know HOW TO STOP IT…!   Will they..?

Source: Unless we change course, the US agricultural system could collapse | Tom Philpott

Michigan environmental groups support state in animal waste debate

Large farms and livestock producers are contesting permit requirements for using animal waste to fertilize soil…wherever this fight takes you…and it will…when things a looking the darkest…remember this…YOU DO NOT WANT TO END UP LIKE…KEWAUNEE COUNTY, WI..!  We have been fighting these liquid manure issues for years now…farmers could have fixed it a DECADE AGO…all they had to do was find better and safer fields for their manure…fields with over 20 feet to bedrock or groundwater…instead they fought and delayed any major changes…now…after years of study in the county by experts…FARMING HAS BEEN TOLD THEY NEED TO STOP SPREADING THEIS SHIT ON ANY LAND WITH LESS THAN….50 FEET TO BEDROCK…!   Does anyone believe they will make the changes necessary..?

Source: Michigan environmental groups support state in animal waste debate

Crawford County UW-Extension to offer ‘Community Dialogue on CAFOs’

CRAWFORD COUNTY – Crawford County is structuring its public input on CAFOs for their eventual decisions at the end of the CAFO Moratorium as a Community Dialogue…you have a GREAT opportunity now…unlike trying to work with the DNR under Walker…this will take some time…but it will be worth it..!  Whatever you do… DO NOT END UP LIKE…KEWAUNEE COUNTY..!

Source: Crawford County UW-Extension to offer ‘Community Dialogue on CAFOs’

Hog farmers face prolonged pain as pandemic gives way to glut

By Rod Nickel WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 27 (Reuters) – North America’s hog farmers face prolonged pain beyond the COVID-19 pandemic that has interrupted packing plants, as a pig glut in the United States holds prices low and pressures producers to downsize. Many North American hogs had nowhere to go in spring as slaughter plants suspended production due to workers becoming infected with the novel coronavirus. While outbreaks among plant workers subsequently abated, infections recently flared in Maple Leaf Foods’ Brandon, Manitoba plant…BEEF AND DAIRY OPERATIONS ALSO FEEL THE PAIN…I WANT NO A SINGLE ONE TO CLOSE…I JUST WANT ALL OF THEM TO STOP POLLUTING THE LAND…WATER AND AIR..!

Source: Hog farmers face prolonged pain as pandemic gives way to glut

Farmers argue rules for using animal waste on farms are too costly and cumbersome

The state imposed permit restrictions on the industry’s use of animal waste for fertilizer…WHAT IS REALLY IN THAT MANURE..?  BEFORE THE CITIZENS ALLOW THEIR SHIT TO BE APPLIED ONTO AND INTO THEIR LAND…THEY SHOULD REALLY KNOW WHAT ELSE IS IN IT..!  THE ANIMALS ARE DOING NOTHING WRONG…COULD THE PROBLEM BE THEIR…OWNERS…?  DAIRY FARMERS CREATED THIS…”LIQUID MANURE ISSUE”…FARMS HAVE ALWAYS DELT WITH MANURE…THE PROBLEM IS…WATER..!  FARMERS CREATED THE PROBLEM AND FARMERS CAN FIX IT…NOBODY HAS THE RIGHT TO POLLUTE…NOBODY..!

Source: Farmers argue rules for using animal waste on farms are too costly and cumbersome

The US is in a water crisis far worse than most people imagine | Erin Brockovich

Industrial runoff and lax standards have tainted water across the US. Senators and doctors are calling me, asking what to do…as of today in Wisconsin a farmer can SPREAD LIQUID MANURE WITHIN 25 FEET OF A WETLAND…HOW ABOUT CHANGING THAT TO 100 FEET OR MORE DEPENDING ON THE SLOPE…what do you think..?  THAT WOULD HELP..!

Source: The US is in a water crisis far worse than most people imagine | Erin Brockovich

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