Michigan farm industry pushes back against state limits on manure

A coalition of farmers and industry groups challenges the state’s attempt to rein in water pollution by limiting when and how manure from large animal farms can be spread as fertilizer on farmland…OF COURSE, THEY WOULD FIGHT BACK…THEY NOW HAVE A SYSTEM THAT LIMITS THEIR COST AND LIABILITY…FARMING KNOWS EXACTLY WHAT IS HAPPENING TO OUR LAND…WATER AND AIR BECAUSE OF THEIR “SHIT SPREADING..!” THIS IS NOT ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT AND YOU AND ME…IT IS ABOUT…THEIR MONEY/PROFITS..! THEY POLLUTE ON PURPOSE AND WILL CONTINUE DOING IT UNTIL OUR LAWYERS AND STATE OFFICIALS STOP THEM…WILL THEY..? YOU THE LANDOWNERS CONTROL WHAT WILL HAPPEN NEXT IN YOUR COUNTY…STOP RENTING YOUR LAND FOR THEIR SHIT…DO YOU EVEN KNOW WHAT IS IN IT…? COUNT THE TRUCKS DUMPING AND DO THE MATH…ONE SEMI-TANKER FULL IS ABOUT 25-27 TONS…PER ACRE..? THAT’S A LOT OF UNTREATED MANURE HEADED TOWARDS YOUR WATER SUPPLY…STOP THEM NOW…OR…GET A REALTOR..!

Source: Michigan farm industry pushes back against state limits on manure

Town of Luther bans spread of treated, human waste on local farmlands

The Town of Luther banned the use of spreading biosolids on farmlands after a 3 to 1 vote June 9. According to the Environmental Protection Agency biosolids are nutrient-rich organic materials that once treated and processed are applied as fertilizer to improve productive soils and stimulate plant growth. FOX 25 first reported about biosolids in July 2019 after learning a sewer plant in Edmond was dumping the treat, human waste on local farmlands…THIS IS HUGE..! KEWAUNEE COUNTY HAS THIS PROBLEM TOO…MY COUNTY ALSO ALLOWS OUTSIDE INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES TO COME INTO THE COUNTY AND DUMP THEIR CRAP ON OUR FIELDS…A COUNTY WITH SOME OF THE WORST LAND IN AMERICA FOR SPREADING OF LIQUID MANURE…THIN SOILS AND HIGH WATER…AND KARST FORMATIONS…DUH..? OUR NEW COUNTY BOARD CAN STOP THIS…WHY WON’T THEY…WILL THEY..? WE HAVE A NEW CHAIRMAN…HE WORKS FOR YOU..!

Source: Town of Luther bans spread of treated, human waste on local farmlands

Manure digesters are not the cure to water woes — Lynn Utesch

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi’s Dec. 14 column, “Digesters key to cleaning our lakes,” read like propaganda for the Dane County taxpayers…WHAT GOES INTO A DIGESTER…COMES OUT…SHIT AND GARBAGE IN…AND GUESS WHAT COMES OUT THE OTHER END…TAKE A GUESS..! WITHOUT FUNDING IN THE MILLIONS OF DOLLARS FOR THESE PROJECTS…NONE WOULD HAVE BEEN BUILT..! CITY AFTER CITY WHO FEEL FOR THE SCAM…ARE NOW TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO CLEAN UP THEIR MESS..!

Source: Manure digesters are not the cure to water woes — Lynn Utesch

Polk County pushes forward figuring out future of factory hog farms | St. Croix 360

County committee tries to get informed and prevent pollution while swine companies wait…HAVE WE FORGOTTEN…THE ANIMALS HAVE DONE NOTHING WRONG…IT IS THEIR…OWNERS..! PUTTING LIQUID MANURE ON OUR FIELDS WITH LESS THAN 50 FEET TO BEDROCK OR GROUNDWATER IS A…CRIME AGAINST THE STATE AND OUR WATER..! IF YOU REALLY WANT TO STOP THEM…IT COULD BE JUST THIS SIMPLE…STOP RENTING YOUR LAND FOR THEIR SHIT..! DO THE MATH..!

Source: Polk County pushes forward figuring out future of factory hog farms | St. Croix 360

The food supply chain system is vulnerable. America’s meatpacking plants endure some of the highest rates of workplace injury of any U.S. job sector, and COVI-19 cases…THIS INDUSTRY HAS GOT TO CHANGE…AND WE, THE CONSUMER’S WILL MAKE IT HAPPEN…!

CAFO Watch: Tile Drain Runoff in Addison County

Despite Vermont’s water quality crisis, largely the result of industrial dairy farm runoff, the state’s regulators continue to allow farmers to install tile drains in fields that would otherwise be too wet to cultivate. It’s a particularly egregious practice in the wetlands of Addison County, on the banks of Lake Champlain, where these drains are acting…LIKE SEWER LINES…MOVING THEIR SHIT INTO OUR WATER…TELL ME AMERICA…HOW DOES THAT WORK FOR YOU..? THIS PRACTICE IS NOT A NEW ONE…KEWAUNEE COUNTY, WI. HAS HUNDREDS OF FIELDS WITH DRAIN TILES IN THEM…AND OUR FARMERS ARE APPLYING THEIR LIQUID MANURE ONTO AND INTO THESE FIELDS ON PURPOSE…HAVE THEY FORGOTTEN ABOUT…GRAVITY..? LAND WITH LESS THAN 50 FEET OF TOPSOIL OVER KARST FORMATIONS…ACCORDING TO THE EXPERTS…SHOULD NEVER HAVE LIQUID MANURE APPLIED…! SO…WHY DOES OUR DNR ALLOW THIS..? WHY DOES OUR DNR ALLOW LIQUID MANURE TO BE APPLIED ONTO OR INTO FIELDS WITH DRAIN TILES…WHY..?

Source: CAFO Watch: Tile Drain Runoff in Addison County

Coronavirus puts hog farmers in uncharted territory: Killing their healthy livestock

“It’s an absolute last resort that is probably the hardest decision farmers will make in their farming careers,” the head of a pork producers association said of euthanizing herds…A FAILURE OF THE SYSTEMS…FARMING ACROSS THE COUNTRY IS NOW IN TROUBLE…THIS IS ABOUT THE…MONEY…DO NOT FORGET THAT..!

Source: Coronavirus puts hog farmers in uncharted territory: Killing their healthy livestock

Ignoring Iowa’s factory farm crisis is a big mistake

Emma Schmit: Factory farms are not only the perfect breeding ground for the next global pandemic, but also impacting our public health already…AND LET’S NOT FORGET THE ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES CAUSED BY THESE FACTORY FARMS…TRY LIVING ACROSS THE STREET FOR A COUPLE OF WEEKS…I DARE YOU..! BY THE WAY, DON’T FORGET TO BRING THE FAMILY AND YOUR PETS…AND…DO NOT FORGET …YOUR WATER…! NOW THAT YOU ARE USED TO WEARING MASKS…BRING THE REALLY GOOD ONES…YOU KNOW…THE ONE THE ARMY USES..!!!!

Source: Ignoring Iowa’s factory farm crisis is a big mistake

It’s time to shut down industrial animal farming

That’s almost 10 billion ways to start a virus — in just one year in the U.S. alone…CAFO’s have had their run…putting their shit into our water…is going to END..! If you want to clean-up your water…STOP RENTING YOUR LAND FOR THEIR LIQUID MANURE…JUST SAY…NO..! MAKE THEM FIND BETTER LAND WITH DEEPER SOILS AND NO HIGH WATER…ONLY THE LANDOWNER CAN STOP THIS..!

Source: It’s time to shut down industrial animal farming

BIRDS-EYE VIEW: John gets a closer look at CAFOs from the air – ILM’s Alternative Weekly Voice

John Wolfe takes flight to see concentrated animal feeding operations, with the infamous pink pond of poos, across eastern North Carolina…NICE SHOTS…IF YOU REALLY WANT TO GET THE TRUE EXPERIENCE…MOVE INTO ONE OF THE HOMES ACROSS THE STREET…TRY IT FOR TWO WEEKS…I DARE YOU..!

Source: BIRDS-EYE VIEW: John gets a closer look at CAFOs from the air – ILM’s Alternative Weekly Voice

Animal Rights Activists Uncover the Locations of Thousands of Factory Farms

The animal agriculture industry has spent decades fighting to avoid the disclosure of information about facilities where animals are raised for food…SO THE INDUSTRY DOESN’T WANT THE CITIZENS TO KNOW HOW MANY ANIMALS ARE OUT THERE…THEN THEY MUST BE LYING ABOUT THE AMOUNT OF MANURE THAT MUST BE SPREAD…WTF…? WHERE DO THEY THINK THEIR LIQUID SHIT GOES…WE KNOW…INTO THE WATER SYSTEMS…DUH..! ISN’T THIS A CRIME…? POLLUTING ON PURPOSE INTO THE WATERS OF THE STATE..? IS THIS THE ACTIONS OF OUR…”STEWARDS OF THE LAND”…I DON’T THINK SO..!

Source: Animal Rights Activists Uncover the Locations of Thousands of Factory Farms

Joan Olive

…PUTTING A POISION ON THE LAND THAT GROWS OUR FOOD…ON PURPOSE IS A…CRIME..! GUESS WHAT…NOW THE COURTS AGREE…NOT GOOD FOR THE “STEWARDS OF THE LAND”…BUT GOOD FOR US..! OOPS..!

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