As the number of the state’s largest dairy farms grow, a group representing them is working with Scott Walker to move regulation to a new state agency…THIS WILL NOT END WELL FOR US…does anyone really believe the rules and regulations will…GET TOUGHER…?
More than 800 waterways have been added to the list of lakes and streams that exceed phosphorus and other pollutant limits since Scott Walker became governor. In addition to weakening…WE MUST STOP THIS GUY…BEFORE HE PUTS CRIME SCENE AROUND OUR STATE…! MAN-UP WISCONSIN…!
Iowa farm runoff has become the primary contributor to the Gulf dead zone. What are we doing about it? Not nearly enough… self-reporting may not be working…perhaps it’s about the MONEY…?
The USDA says in a report released Thursday that the inventory of pigs was 73.5 million, up 3 percent from a year ago and up 1 percent from March 1….where does all the manure go….DOWNSTREAM…?
The report described the mostly-less-than-3-foot-deep pond as a eutrophic water body, with carp, large-mouth bass and too much phosphorus…WONDER WHERE THAT CAME FROM…UPSTREAM RUNOFF….?
State regulators are examining major flaws reported by some hog farms. Meanwhile, legislators passed new laws restricting the right to speak up about harm caused by CAFO waste….does that mean their…lying to us..? WHY..?
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper rejected NC lawmakers’ attempts to limit nuisance lawsuits against hog farmers. He vetoed the North Carolina Farm Act, Senate Bill 711, on Monday, June 25, 2018….protecting the polluters never made any sense…ABOUT TIME…!
The number of people taken into custody at the southern U.S. border with Mexico has been decreasing since 2000. Economists say the reasons people choose to cross the border illegally are changing…good information…pass it on..!
Whether it’s the animal waste and antibiotics from livestock operations, or the nitrates and pesticides from GMO corn and soy grown to feed the millions of confined animals, from sea to shining sea…our waters our at great risk and they are not getting any better…WHY..?
Iowa’s nitrogen levels going to the Gulf climbed 47 percent. “We’ve been pouring … money into cutting nutrient pollution,” and it’s not working…you don’t have to be a BRAIN SURGEON to figure this one out….do ya..?
The World Health Organization (WHO) issued a dire warning for farms to cease the use of antibiotics on livestock as it has grave implications for human health. Learn more about WHO’s guidelines, the study that validates their claim, and where you can go to get healthy meat….VALIDATED…!
With every House Democrat and 20 Republicans voting against it…how does this BILL help small farmers…how does it help the PLANET..?
A new Trump administration protocol requires U.S. Geological Survey scientists to run interview requests with the Department of the Interior…what’s wrong with…SCIENCE…? Could it be…the truth…just a question..?
University weed scientists have reported roughly 383,000 acres of soybean injured by the weedkiller dicamba so far in 2018…I thought we had this problem worked out…what are farmers waiting for…?
Contact Debbie Stabenow, head of the Agriculture Senate Committee and ask her for a clean Farm Bill with no anti-ESA riders…this is NOT WHAT WE NEED…IS THIS THE DEATH OF THE SMALL FARM…?
Antibiotic use on farms is a major cause of human drug resistance. Yet slick social media campaigns by the pharmaceutical industry aim to muddy the waters…aren’t the farmers already mudding the water…? Do we really need more dirty water…? SCIENCE RULES..!