Battle shaping up around sensitive area rulemaking for runoff management

SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN – In July at a press conference in Watertown Governor Tony Evers was joined by Representative Kristina Shankland (D-Stevens Point), Co-Chair of the Speaker’s Task Force on Water Quality; and Secretaries Bradley Pfaff of DATCP and Preston Cole of the DNR….IF THEY LIVED HERE AND HAD TO DRINK OUR WATER THESE PROBLEMS WOULD BE SOLVED IN….MINUTES…?

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Key State Lawmaker Vows To Kill Manure Storage Rules

A key Republican state lawmaker is promising to kill potential new restrictions on manure storage after farmers complained they weren’t consulted and the rules are too onerous…farming has created their pollution problems…that manure/shit belongs to them…this guy works for the 5.3 million citizens of Wisconsin…how dare he continues to put them at risks…how could anyone vote against CLEAN WATER AND AIR..?  You can’t trust Madison to fix it…This is a perfect example of why I continue to ask the LANDOWNERS TO STOP RENTING YOUR LAND FOR SPREADING OF LIQUID MANURE…TAKE AWAY THE LAND AND YOUR COUNTY BEGINS THE HEALING PROCESS…THE NEXT DAY…!

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Wisconsin DNR looks to expand manure restrictions

What you see being done here is exactly what we should be doing today…applying tons of liquid manure per acre is what our farmers are doing today…WHY..?  FARMING BROUGHT THE WATER INTO AND ONTO THEIR FARM, IT WAS A BUSINESS DECISION..!  I believe it was about their MONEY..?  Farming created this water pollution issues and farming MUST FIX IT…NOW..!  Do we need more…LAWYERS..?

 

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Missouri CAFO Laws Take Effect

Laws clamping down on local representatives’ ability to regulate large livestock operations in Missouri are now in effect. The highly-debated laws that…TAKES AWAY THE ABILITIES OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO INACT REGULATIONS THAT WOULD PROTECT THE CITIZENS…AND…THE ENVIRONMENT..!  WHY WOULD ANYONE NOT WANT TO PROTECT THEIR NEIGHBORS…?

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Lawmakers grill manufacturers over ‘forever chemicals’ contamination

Lawmakers on Tuesday expressed frustration with major manufacturers behind chemicals that have contaminated drinking water across the country, demanding answers on how they plan to deal with toxic…i have a suggestion for you….START LOOKING UPSTREAM…WHAT GOES INTO AND ONTO THE LAND WILL MOVE TOWARDS YOUR…WATER SYSTEMS…!  GRAVITY WINS..!

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Kewaunee County supervisors consider more Land & Water staff in wake of manure runoffs

The Land & Water Committee also discussed using fines and fees it’s already collecting to conduct well testing after manure events…OUR COUNTY BOARD MUST TAKE ACTION…LAND AND WATER DEPT. NEEDS AT LEAST 2 FULL TIME EMPLOYEES…WE HAVE 16 CAFO’s WITH ALMOST 100,000 ANIMALS…GIVE THEM THE STAFF THEY NEED…MAN-UP..!

Source: Kewaunee County supervisors consider more Land & Water staff in wake of manure runoffs

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