Food and Water Watch has a new report advocating a ban on factory farms. Why? Because factory farms: Produce enormous volumes of waste Fuel climate change Pollute air and water Exploit workers….AND THE LIST GETS LONGER AND LONGER…WHY…?
Two new studies looking at corn and vegetables warn of a rising risk of food shocks and malnutrition with unchecked global warming…MORE SCIENCE…I thought we fired them, guys…? WHO NEEDS THE….TRUTH…?
Four decades of satellite data confirm man-made global warming and find seasonal warming trends that could threaten crops…OH NO…MORE SCIENCE…what should we do… let’s FIRE THEM ALL…!
Wheat, corn and rice are staple foods for 4 billion people. A new study suggests crop damage from climate change may be far worse than projected as pest risks rise…SCIENCE AT WORK…AGAIN..!
Giant gas bubbles in a waste pond at a financially troubled Indiana dairy farm, some 20 feet tall and big enough to be seen in satellite photos, are frightening neighbors….we have these right here in Kewaunee County…SHOULD WE BE WORRIED…?
Source: Manure Raises New Stink
Kalie Hudson, of Powell Gardens August 27, 2018, Kingsville, Mo. – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is siding with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources — against another state agency….this is NOT about one persons bottom line…it is about ALL THE PEOPLES BOTTOM LINES..!
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating manure runoff in Fond Du Lac County that contaminated waterways and killed fish in the Sheboygan River….would DATCP investigate…and fine anyone…? Perhaps that is why the farming industry is getting behind the proposed switch….???
A federal appeals court says the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping the top-selling pesticide chlorpyrifos on the market…MORE TROUBLES…GOOD NEWS FOR US MOUTH BREATHERS AND WATER DRINKERS…AGAIN…!
Researchers at Ohio Northern University found RoundUp, Monsanto’s top-selling herbicide, responsible for harmful algae blooms in the Great Lakes….AND MAYBE EVERYWHERE IT IS USED…? TIME TO STOP THIS PRODUCT…!
A federal judge invalidated the Trump administration’s suspension of the Clean Water Rule, reinstating the Obama-era regulation in 26 states…THE TIDE IS TURNING…POLLUTERS BEWARE…! THIS IS….HUGE…!
It’s not a bad turnout for a Tuesday night. Several dozen community members huddle around the kitchen table in Fred Williams’ home, reading through the 11-page meeting agenda. The group’s members range from traditional farming types to environmental activists. Uniting all of these seemingly dissimilar people is a single drive: keeping concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) out of the area. The Opponents of Cooper County CAFOs (OCCC) have been working for months to…MAYBE THEY WANT TO SAVE THEIR FUTURE…THEIR WATER…THEIR HEALTH…ETC…? IT’S YOUR LAND…PROTECT IT..!
Industrial agriculture crimes go even further, from poisoning non-farmland with chemicals to draining underground water supplies that may never be replenished…LAWYERS are now working across the country and world for clean water…clean air…and guess who doesn’t like it…THE POLLUTERS..! I have two words for all….”GAME OVER..!”
Researchers are investigating a major algal bloom that surfaced last week in Lake Superior between Duluth and the Apostle Islands. The blooms only started appearing in Lake Superior in 2012. Scientists are investigating why…I bet they’re looking…UPSTREAM..?
The proposal would block vital health research in pollution regulations. Members of EPA’s scientific review board, including Pruitt appointees, want it scrutinized…could it be this simple…”THEY CAN’T HANDLE THE TRUTH…” time for a change…!
The regulation would prevent EPA’s use of studies that promised subjects confidentiality, including pollution research. It mirrors a bill Congress refused to pass…SCIENCE WILL NOT MATTER…WHERE IS COMMON SENSE…OMG!
Popular oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars come with a hefty dose of the weed-killing poison in Roundup, according to independent laboratory tests commissioned by EWG….IS IT TIME TO OUTLAW THIS PRODUCT..?
Illinois community engaged in a five-year struggle to prevent completion of a partially constructed industrial dairy facility – and won big…this is just the beginning…citizens are really pissed off at the pollution issues…we have had enough..! MORE LAWYERS…! I wonder when the BANKERS AND INSURANCE COMPANIES will wise up…?
After three days of deliberation, the San Francisco jury sided with Dewayne Johnson, a former school groundskeeper who regularly used the popular herbicide Roundup….the public understand what is right…do you..? Is it about the money or the principle…or…both..?