Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is pushing to toughen state rules to reduce nitrate contamination in ground and surface water as concerns grow about pollution across the state…working as a team will produce a positive outcome..! Farming must make changes and do it today…the water is under a chemical attack and it is getting worse..! Protecting the citizens of Wisconsin and providing clean water is now job #1.
Several generic brands of bottled water are being pulled from shelves after water from the same spring was found to contain PFAS at five times the state’s limit for drinking water…this story will get bigger…our water system is under attack, a chemical attack…and MAN did it..! That means…MAN can fix it…right..?
The Democratic governor is directing his administration to begin drafting rules for soils in parts of the state where contamination is most likely…LET’S START WITH THE 15 COUNTIES ALREADY IDENTIFIED BY THE DNR WITH THE NEW NR-151 RULE CHANGES…we can fix this..!!!!
Robert Henry is driving along the top of a Mississippi River levee, giving me a tour of…will this get worse..? WEATHER EXPERTS SAY….YES…?
Wisconsin dairy farmers are in a historic crisis which will only be remedied by addressing the root problem of overproduction…consumers are making better choices with their food dollars…production has been sliding for over 12+ years.
The changes to a Department of Natural Resources administrative rule would likely seek to target manure and fertilizer practices in southwestern Wisconsin, agency Secretary Preston Cole said Wednesday…what we allow to be put onto and into our land…heads towards our…WATER…! FARMING OWENS THIS PROBLEM…AND…FARMING CAN CLEAN IT UP…! THEY OWN THE SHIT…IT IS PART OF THEIR BUSINESS…STOP MANURE SPREADING ON YOUR LAND…JUST SAY NO..!
Another “gift to polluters”…REMEMBER THIS IN NOVEMBER…TRUMP IS ALWAYS ABOUT MONEY…HIS AND HIS BIG CORPORATE DONORS..! Wake up AMERICA…is he selling out this country for personal gains…?
Companies backed by the Chinese government are making Big Ag acquisitions in the U.S…could this be one of the reasons small farms are disappearing so quickly….HELL YES..! WAKE UP AMERICA…!
Three western Wisconsin counties — Crawford, Vernon and Richland — are pushing to expand well testing to the area through a new survey stakeholders are calling the Driftless Area Water…start with what is being applied onto and into the farm fields…look upstream…one thing for sure…DIGGING A DEEPER WELL is not the answer..! Controlling what enters the water system is where you must START..! Ask Kewaunee County…you do not have to re-invent the wheel..!!!!
Ensuring well users in rural Wisconsin have clean drinking water will require changes in how farmers spray and store fertilizer. That was one of the messages from scientists who testified in Stevens…digging a deeper well will not solve the problem…we fix these issues when we control and manage what is being applied onto and into the land…! Farming has created their problems and farming can fix them…I believe they already know what must be done..?
Fungal diseases are relatively uncommon in humans because of body temperature — but if they adapt to rising temperatures, and aren’t easily treatable with medications, they could increasingly endanger human health on a global scale…FOR MY READERS WHO DON’T BELIEVE IN THE….SCIENCE THING…I SAY…wishing you all some luck..!
DNC has yet to fully come around to the idea of a climate debate, but it appears that two major networks have sensed an opportunity…perhaps they understand that this is OUR ONLY HOME…! The next one is about 4.2 light -years away…either we fix this one…or…WE ALL HAVE TO MOVE..?
On the internet, nothing’s gone forever…why would the President downplay the problems our planet is having…global warming…water quality…air quality…and many others….if we don’t fix them quickly…WHERE ARE WE GOING NEXT…?
The speed of agricultural runoff is largely dictated by poor soil conditions that prevent water retention, but drain tiling appears to speed up the runoff…ALL FIELDS WITH DRAIN TILES IN THEM SHOULD BE OFF LIMITS FOR SPREADING OF LIQUID MANURE….STOP PUTTING UNTREATED RAW SHIT AND WHO KNOW WHAT ELSE IN SEWER PIPES….PIPES THAT ALWAYS FLOW DOWNHILL…TOWARDS OUR WATERS….FARMERS MUST STOP THIS TODAY…THEY DO THIS….ON PURPOSE…WHY..?
STEVENS POINT — What would you think if someone proposed plunking a huge industrial hog operation in the watershed of the Upper St. Croix River, one of the first National…HOW COULD ANY ELECTED OFFICIAL VOTE IN FAVOR OF THIS….HOW…WHY..?
Emissions of methane from the industrial sector have been vastly underestimated, researchers from Cornell and Environmental Defense Fund have found…TRUMP DOES NOT WANT THE….TRUTH…! HE WANTS TOO DISMANTLE ANY AGENCY THAT TALKS ABOUT…CLIMATE CHANGE…SCIENCE FACTS…GLOBAL WARMING…AND…THE TRUTH..!!!
Farmers and ranchers say they’ve endured years of unfair contracts, discrimination, and retaliation from a handful of big companies that control the industry. And they’re asking USDA to enforce the GIPSA rules….LISTEN THEY WILL…BUT…WILL THEY DO ANYTHING…? FOLLOW THE…BIG MONEY..!
While Wisconsin has among the finest freshwater resources in North America, an increasingly large number of Wisconsin communities, homes, schools, and businesses find their water sources unsafe to drink. The water crisis in Flint, Michigan was a wake-up call about the hazards of water supplies we once assumed would always be safe. The total scope of the water quality crisis in Wisconsin today is much larger however than one community or one region. Wisconsin needs a drinking water solution equal to the magnitude of the problem. This paper lays out elements of that solution.
Indiana has allocated a lot more money for inspecting and regulating Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, but will it result in fewer complaints about them…if you want to reduce the number of complaints…FINE THE HELL OUT OF THE POLLUTERS…MONEY WILL CHANGE IT IN…ONE DAY…!! TRUST ME..! FARMING OWENS THEIR PROBLEMS…AND…FARMING CAN CORRECT THEM…WILL THEY..?
The citizens of Kewaunee County, Wisconsin are facing an air and water quality crisis as CAFOs continue to engage in harmful environmental practices…FARMING CREATED THEIR PROBLEMS AND FARMING MUST SOLVE THEM…PLAIN AND SIMPLE…THE MANURE BELONGS TO THEM…THEY OWN IT..! THE COWS ARE NOT THE PROBLEM…COULD IT BE THEIR OWNERS…? STOP POLLUTING THE LAND…WATER AND AIR…JUST DO IT..!!!