Every year, an explosion of microscopic life reigns over western Lake Erie, forming a green slick of algae and bacteria so massive and vibrant that it can be seen from space…WHO PUT THE SHIT INTO THE LAKE …AND WHY..?
Wisconsin’s agricultural bounty is possible thanks in part to the state’s voluminous supply of freshwater. At the same time, the use of this resource to grow crops and nourish livestock poses risks…Using the resource is not the problem…LIQUID MANURE IS THE PROBLEM..! PUTTING IT ONTO AND INTO FIELDS WITH TOPSOIL LESS THAT 20 FEET….IS THE PROBLEM..! WE NEED MORE BOOTS ON THE GROUND AND HEAVY FINES FOR THE POLLUTERS.
DES MOINES — The Iowa Supreme Court has decided to step into a legal battle between the state and environmental groups over whether enough is being done to keep hog…PERHAPS IF THEY LIVED IN ONE OF THE HOMES WITH …NO WATER THEY WOULD HURRY THINGS ALONG…?
When it comes to banning harmful pesticides, the U.S. lags behind the European Union, China and Brazil…WITH THESE PESTICIDES ON AND IN OUR FOOD…DO WE STILL EXPORT…? DOES THAT MAKE US THE…DEALER..?
Many of the nation’s highest levels of groundwater contamination with PFAS – highly toxic fluorinated chemicals linked to increased risk of cancer and other diseases – have been found at military sites…THIS STUFF IS IN THE AQUIFER AND IT WILL GET WORSE..! SOUNDS LIKE LIQUID MANURE DOES THE SAME…?
In-depth report about the economics and impacts of dairy production and problems with animal welfare, water and soil pollution and more…AND THE EPA WANTS TO REMIND YOU OF THE….AIR ISSUE..! IT’S IN THE…LAW..!
The toxic chemicals have been showing up in milk around the country, prompting midwestern farmers to take a closer look at their land…AND DON’T FORGET THE…WATER…?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report on Nov. 13 that describes a list of microorganisms that have become resistant to antibiotics and pose a serious threat to public health…THIS WILL GET WORSE…AND WE MAY NOT WIN…?
In June 1969, a Time Magazine article garnered national attention when it brought to light the water quality conditions in Ohio: a river had literally caught fire….WHY WOULD PEOPLE NOT WANT CLEAN WATER…WHO WOULD BE AGAINST THAT..? IS IT JUST ABOUT….THEIR…MONEY..?
Source: Iowa is Hemorrhaging Nitrogen
Republican legislative leaders say there aren’t the votes to pass Gov. Tony Evers’ gun control proposals. They’re probably right, but voters deserve to hear why…THOSE OPPOSING WILL DO….EVERYTHING THEY CAN SO THEY DO NOT HAVE TO VOTE…WE THE CITIZENS WANT TO SEE….THEIR VOTE..! COULD THIS JUST BE ABOUT….THEIR MONEY..? MAKE THEM VOTE..!
The rapid rise of plant-based milk had a huge impact on the dairy industry last year, after latest figures revealed the industry plummeted by $1.1 billion in 2018…CONSUMERS MAKING BETTER CHOICES WITH THEIR FOOD DOLLARS…SMART..! REMEMBER, THE COWS HAVE DONE NOTHING WRONG…COULD IT BE THEIR……..OWNERS..?
The nonprofit Natural Resources Defense Council published on Monday a review of information on factory farms – released despite industry objections – that calls attention to shortcomings in the EPA’s regulation of potential pollutants…AND WE NEEDED ANOTHER…STUDY TO FIGURE THAT OUT…DUH..! THEY ARE AFRAID OF MAKING THE CHANGES NEEDED TO PROTECT OUR….LAND…WATER AND AIR…! EVEN IF IT IS THE…LAW..! COWARDS..!
A state statute explicitly protects agricultural operators from all but the most serious nuisance lawsuits brought by neighbors. It’s known as Wisconsin’s “right-to-farm” law…BUT IT DOES NOT PROTECT THEM FROM POLLUTING THE LAND…WATER OR AIR…THAT IS WHY WE HAVE….LAWYERS…! WHY DO WE NEED THEM…?
Nearly 10 percent of Wisconsin’s dairy farmers may go out of business this year. While low prices don’t help, analysts say the Trump administration’s trade and tariff policies are also doing harm.
It’s been 40 years since the last zinc mine closed and nearly two centuries since Southwest Wisconsin was the nation’s primary source of lead. The last vestiges of the industry…I WONDER IF…SCIENCE…IS THE PROBLEM..?
The answer, increasingly, is not American farmers…WHAT ABOUT THE ANIMALS…CHINA ALREADY OWNES 1/4 OF OUR HOGS AND PIGS..!! WHAT NEXT..? WHO REALLY OWNES THOSE CAFO’s…?
From: Tom Mee Hope There’s no denying that a healthy agricultural sector is critical to the economic success of rural communities. A healthy and sustainable community around here is equal to the health and sustainability of our farmers. That said, I don’t believe the current industrialization of our local farming system has led, is leading…FARMING HAS CREATED THEIR POLLUTION ISSUES…AND…THEY CAN FIT THEM..! MY QUESTION IS THIS…WHY ARE THINGS GETTING WORSE WITH OUR WATERS AND AIR…NOT TO MENTION THE FIELDS…WHY…?
STEVENS POINT — One of these days, local folks are going to tire of being punched around by state lawmakers and their big business and big agriculture cronies…THAT TIME IS NOW..! FARMING CREATED THEIR MANURE ISSUES AND FARMING CAN SOLVE IT…RIGHT..? STOP THEM BY NOT RENTING YOUR LAND FOR THEIR….SHIT…! STOP IT..!