In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, I’ve joined millions who’ve watched with horror as the Carolinas have been inundated with floodwaters and worried about the various hazards those waters can contain. We’ve seen heavy metal-laden coal ash spills, a nuclear plant go on alert…Public Health is being talked about more and more…IT MATTERS..!
WARRENSBURG – Opponents of a proposed local ordinance regulating confined animal feeding operations in Johnson County urged county commissioners and health officials on Thursday, Oct. 11, to delay…I believe, getting your HEALTH DEPT. involved is a really good idea…HUMAN HEALTH TRUMPS somebodies bottom line $$$$…what do you think…?
Despite bad weather that produced a tornado warning in nearby Altus last Tuesday, a standing room only crowd packed the community center in Denning to attend a Citizens Against AR River Valley Hog “Farm” (CAFO) meeting.AR House Representative Sarah Capp said she and AR Senator Gary Stubblefield were both firmly against Coon Tree Farm building a 10,000+ industrial hog farrowing operation in Alix. In July, Coon Tree farm applied for CAFO (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation) permit…I ask…citizens united and protecting their families…across the country…this is happening…GOOD IDEA..!
AURELIUS — Jon and Julie Patterson are the sixth generation of their family to work the land at Patterson Farms, an approximately 1,400 cow dairy farm that straddles the border….I ASK…SHOULD WE BE TESTING THE WATER…CREEKS…STREAMS…THAT NMP WAS WRITTEN FOR THE FARM…MAYBE NOT SO MUCH FOR YOU AND ME…?
Source: Cayuga County CAFO farmers say unity, not blame, needed to protect water
Ask farmers who counted on starting new businesses this year or young farmers wanting to start up farms if Congress cares about them. If they’ve been watching this debacle,
North Carolina will receive less than 1 percent of the federal funds it requested to cover damages associated with Hurricane Matthew, which hit the East Coast in October.
Experts warn that we’ll keep having floods of feces unless governments change the way big producers do business — and consumers start eating less meat…EXPORTS WILL DRIVE THIS PROBLEM…THEY GET THE MEAT…WE GET THE…SHIT..! If you love the money…this is your game..! If you breathe or drink the water…not so much your game…BE THE JUDGE, WHAT WILL YOU TELL YOUR CHILDREN AND GRANDCHILDREN…WHAT..?
Democrats said he’s the wrong person for the job…FOX AND THE HEN HOUSE STORY AGAIN…? JUST FOLLOW THE …..MONEY…!
Scientists from 40 separate countries say “all aspects of society” must change…IF WE DON’T CHANGE…WHERE ARE WE DOING TO GO…? THAT GIVE US ABOUT 4,020…DAYS…GOOD LUCK.
Farmers are told to “get big or get out,” and “plant fence row to fence row.” Emphasizing production rather than stewardship has exacerbated the effects of extreme weather…AND THEY USE CHEMICALS ON THE FIELDS…WHICH END UP IN THE FOOD…? MUST BE ABOUT…THE…MONEY..? WHAT ABOUT THE SOIL…?
“I have long advocated for the Navy to address the modernization needs at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, and I am pleased that the Senate approved funding for these much-needed improvements,” U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said in a statement….COULD THIS EXPLAIN…HER VOTE..? BLACKMAIL…? HOW SAD IS THIS..?
Some dairy farmers are casting doubt that a new trade deal with Canada will make much of a difference in an American market flooded with milk…HOW CAN IT WHEN THEY HAVE LOST THEIR CUSTOMERS, THE CONSUMER HAS SPOKEN..! OVERSUPPLY AND DECREASING DEMANDS…? DO THE..MATH..!
WARRENSBURG – The Johnson County Community Health Services board gave the go-ahead to Administrator Anthony Arton to present proposals to the Johnson County Commission for developing regulations for confined animal…THIS IS HUGE…A COUNTY HEALTH DEPT. MOVING FORWARD WITH SUPPORT OF THE COUNTY BOARD….LETS…PROTECT OUR CITIZENS..! THANK YOU…!!
The Eau Claire County Board on Tuesday, after a lengthy debate, approved a six-month moratorium on large-scale livestock facilities that will have 1,000 or more animal units. The moratorium also applies to the expansion of existing livestock facilities if the number of animal units kept at the expanded facility will be 1,000 or more. The moratorium, approved by a 23-5 vote, can be extended for up to six months by a majority vote of the board. Supervisors Carl Anton, Steve Chilson, Gary Gibson, Ray Henning, and Pat LaVelle cast the dissenting votes. Supervisor Joe Knight didn’t attend the meeting. Livestock facilities are defined as a feedlot, dairy farm or other operation where livestock are or will be fed, confined, maintained or stabled for a total of 45 days or more …THIS IS HUGE…A COUNTY WORKING FOR THE CITIZENS AND THEIR HEALTH…!!
Hurricane-wracked North Carolina faced a health and environmental crisis after at least nine hog-waste lagoons were compromised and sewage plants across the state flooded, releasing millions of gallons of partially treated human discharge.
Runoff from farms and feedlots has badly polluted Iowa’s waterways, more than half of which do not meet federal quality standards. Now, an unlikely coalition is calling for stricter controls to clean up the drinking water sources for millions of the state’s residents…UNTIL YOU STOP WHAT IS GOING ONTO AND INTO THE LAND….YOUR WATER WILL….NEVER GET FIXED…! MAN-UP AND FIND THE POLLUTERS…THEN…GET A LAWYER..!
Source: In the Heart of the Corn Belt, an Uphill Battle for Clean Water
More than 40 families in Iowa are fighting to contain the spread of concentrated animal feeding operations…you’re in the fight of your life…what will you tell your children if you…FAIL…? My advise…get mad…really mad…and ask yourself this…DO WE NEED A….LAWYER…?
More than 40 families in Iowa are fighting to contain the spread of concentrated animal feeding operations… you’re in the fight of your life…what will you tell your children if you….FAIL…?
Senior projects reporter Tony Bartelme reports that harmful algae blooms are a growing worldwide menace, and a lab in Charleston is in the thick of the search to identify unbelievably…AS WATER WARMS UP FROM US…WILL THIS GET WORSE WITH TIME…?