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48 Hours to Say NO to Harmful Regulations - Animal Identification - for Family Farms!

Business  (tags: animals, farms, agribusiness, politics )

- 2505 days ago -
Like last time, during the original fight over the NAIS, the group ID is still being proposed for factory farms, which saves agribusiness giants lots of money, while family farmers and those who raise a few animals, like backyard chickens, will face...


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Carolyn S (151)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 1:49 pm

patricia lasek (317)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 1:49 pm

Craig Pittman (52)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 1:55 pm
Signed. What is going on with this type of legislation? There desperately needs to be a major change in the government's priorities. Let's start serving the people not mega agribusiness.

Alicia V (181)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 2:04 pm

Maura Graham (30)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 2:42 pm
Signed and noted.

. (0)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 2:48 pm
and this is a man who talks about the need to help working class America....what a joke. signed

Mary T (178)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 3:02 pm
Signed thanks Nancy.

Carol H (229)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 3:52 pm
signed and noted

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 3:54 pm
already done, thanks Nancy

Catherine Turley (192)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 4:29 pm
actually, i don't get it. why would a backyard farmer's animals be crossing state lines? and isn't the point of small farming that customers can buy local. i'm thinking that if this tax passes, small farmers will have incentive to transport only within state lines and, therefore, be better for the animal.

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 6:28 pm

Lyne F (93)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 7:52 pm
Thank you for sharing! So important...

Terry King (113)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 7:57 pm

. (0)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 8:05 pm
signed, thank you

Regina P (67)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 10:11 pm
noted & signed. thanks

P A (117)
Friday December 9, 2011, 12:40 am
signed - thanks Nancy

Kimberly McMahen (25)
Friday December 9, 2011, 9:22 am
Having a small family farm is an expensive undertaking in it's self. We py exploding land taxes already. How can we shoulder any more?

Past Member (0)
Friday December 9, 2011, 10:37 am
Animal identification is a vital tool to ensure public safety. It helps identify where contaminated animal products originated with the intent of stopping any outbreaks at the source. Fighting against animal identification is no different than FIGHTING AGAINST CLEAN AIR AND WATER. While the government should try to offset any additional burdens to small farms, this is good legislation and only a fool would stand against it. On the other hand, anyone who likes the idea of dead Americans, including children, should by all means sign whatever idiotic petition they can to fight animal identification.

Lisa N (207)
Friday December 9, 2011, 2:09 pm
So signed, thanks Nancy.

Esther Z (94)
Friday December 9, 2011, 6:20 pm
Noted and signed.

Eternal G (736)
Friday December 9, 2011, 7:25 pm
Action taken.

Stephen Hill (633)
Saturday December 10, 2011, 8:44 am
Blessings to you Nancy! Thank you for sharing! With pleasure noted

Elizabeth P (99)
Saturday December 10, 2011, 4:33 pm
Noted and Signed. Thanks.

Maria p (151)
Monday December 19, 2011, 10:13 am
signed and noted
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