Inaugural Factory Farm Summit Comes to Green Bay

Community members from Wisconsin to New Mexico to North Carolina gather to network, train & call for change in the massive national expansion of industrial animal operations

WHAT: The first-of-its-kind Factory Farm Summit is a day-long event bringing together nationally recognized & Wisconsin-based industrial factory farming experts to work with citizens confronting the issues & impacts of the nation’s concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) crisis and finding solutions for standing up to industrial animal agriculture in their communities. Organized by the national nonprofit Socially Responsible Agricultural Project in partnership with Wisconsin’s Midwest Environmental Advocates, Kewaunee CARES and Farms Not Factories.

WHEN: Sunday, September 11, 2016 | 8:00am – 6:00pm CT

WHERE: Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, 2040 Airport Drive, Green Bay, WI 54313

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Factory Farm Summit 2016 highlights include:

ALSO: One-on-one interview opportunities with CAFO experts & community members from across the nation living with & fighting against the rising health, environmental & economic threats of CAFOs in their communities.

For more information, please visit  https://sraproject.org/featured/2016-factory-farm-summit/

Media Contacts:
Stacy Harbaugh
Midwest Environmental Advocates
608.251.5047, ext 1
sharbaugh@midwestadvocates.org

Steve Masar
Socially Responsible Agricultural Project
415.420.7527
stevem@sraproject.org