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ACTION ALERT: Stop the Overuse of Antibiotics By Factory Farms! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: animal cruelty, suffering, antibotics, factory farms, eenvironment )

- 2655 days ago -
The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act is an ongoing effort to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. It has been recognized for many years that the overuse of
Organization Works Toward Taking Factory Farming Off the Map
Environment  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, factory farms, pollution, food, safety, environment, habitat, protection )

- 2851 days ago -
factory farms aren't just terrible for animals, they wreak havoc on the environment, and also create public health and food safety problems.
Factory Farm Kills 2,000 Fish With Manure Run-Off
Environment  (tags: enivornment, factory farms, manure run off, destruction, 2, 000 fish kiled )

- 2852 days ago -
Back before the elections, we told you about Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement's (ICCI) attempt to close a loophole that allowed factory farms to spray waste manure on frozen fields. At the time, the group made it a political issue in the governor'
ACTION ALERT: Stop Iowa Factory Farms From Spraying Manure on Snow ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Environment  (tags: factory farms, destructive, manure, environment, conservation )

- 2852 days ago -
In Iowa, many factory farms spray liquid waste manure on the snow and frozen ground in the winter months instead of taking steps to responsibly store and disperse their manure. Because it can't soak in to the frozen ground, the manure, often filled with
Tell the EPA It's Time to Regulate Factory Farms ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, factory farms, suffering, environment, protection, pollution, humans, water )

- 2853 days ago -
Communities across the country are suffering from water contaminated by manure lagoon failures, waste seeping into aquifers, runoff from oversprayed fields and air pollution from overcrowded livestock operations.
Tell Nash County to Say NO to Polluting Factory Farms ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, factory farms, animals, pollution, protection )

- 2863 days ago -
Nash County is in the process of courting Sanderson Farms to build a huge poultry processing plant in its neighorhood. The plant promises jobs, but it would bring with it long-term property damage, toxic pollutants, and 100 new factory farms within a
Tell Iowa: Clean Up Your Factory Farms ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, factory farms, environment, protection, pollution )

- 2885 days ago -
Iowa is overflowing with Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs). The state's factory farms cause massive environmental destruction, spewing waste and chemical run-off into local waterways. More than 400 of Iowa's streams, rivers, and lakes are
Factory Farms Poison America's Water
Environment  (tags: factory farms, pollution, habitat destruction, poisoning american waters, animals abused, destruction, environment )

- 2899 days ago -
Ohio's Columbus Dispatch recently ran a series aptly titled "Fouled By Farms." The series looked at the tremendous damage caused by factory farming, especially animal agriculture. For instance, in one Ohio county, 9.7 million farm animals produce more
ACTION ALERT: Tell the EPA to Get Tough on Big Ag's Waste ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: clean water act, factory farms, water pollution, laws, legalisation, conservation )

- 2901 days ago -
Thirty years ago, Congress identified factory farms as major sources of water pollution to be regulated under the Clean Water Act. The scale of the problem has increased, as Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, or CAFOs, have become the dominant
One Farmer Acts to Save Environment From Factory Farms
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, factory farms, farmers, habitat )

- 3073 days ago -
When farmer and environmentalist Lynn Henning saw what factory farms were doing to the land and water, she had to act.
Congress, Please, Regulate Factory Farms ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, factory farms, pollution, habitat )

- 3326 days ago -
While the Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 (HR 2749) is a step in the right direction to protect sustainable farming and wildlife habitat, it does not address the underlying causes of America's persistent food safety crisis: factory farms and
Bush Team's Final Sneak Attack On Environment
Environment  (tags: bush, republicans, politics, government, corruption, environment, destruction, CO2emissions, climate-change, globalwarming, pollution, mining, factory farms, killing, suffering, animals, wolves, wildlife, endangered species )

- 3612 days ago -
The Bush Administration's last minute environmental policy changes include getting wolves off the Endangered Species List, allowing power plants to operate near national parks and loosening regulations for factory farm waste and mountaintop coal-mining.
Bush EPA to Give Factory Farms a Free Pass on Emissions
Environment  (tags: animals, protection, factory farms, environment, greenhouse gas emissions, pollution, climate-change, government, corruption, politics )

- 3650 days ago -
The EPA proposes to eliminate a rule that currently requires large livestock facilities to track and report their noxious gas emissions. An individual factory farm can be responsible for as much greenhouse gas emissions as an entire major American city.
Feed the World? We Are Fighting a Losing Battle, UN Admits
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, government, factory farms, hunger, meat, globalwarming, nature, Sustainabililty, world )

- 3862 days ago -
Though many blame the transfer of land and grains to biofuel production, its impact has been outweighed by the demand from a new middle class in China and India for meat and other foods previously viewed as luxuries.

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