Beyond Factory Farming: Frank Reese

Welcome to our new series, Beyond Factory Farming, where we celebrate regenerative farmers throughout the U.S. who are working to build sustainable and local food systems. BIRDS OF A FEATHER At 71 years old, Frank Reese has seen… Read More

A Time to Say Farewell … and to Reflect

This past week, the SRAP team bid a bittersweet farewell to former Executive Director Terry Spence, as he closed out his last days with the team to begin a much-deserved retirement with his wife, Linda, on their Missouri… Read More

SRAP’s COVID-19 Response

In order to protect our staff and community partners from the public health threat posed by COVID-19, we have temporarily closed SRAP’s Colorado office and suspended all travel and in-person meetings. However, our staff members are continuing to… Read More

SRAP Welcomes New Executive Director, Sherri Dugger!

With nearly two decades of experience editing magazines and books, Sherri Dugger now puts her media and public relations experience to work in the agriculture field. Dugger has served as executive director of both Women, Food and Agriculture Network and… Read More

MEDIA ALERT: September 6: Delaware Premiere of Right to Harm Documentary to Sound the Alarm on Public Health Threat of Factory Farms

LEWES, DE – August 13, 2019—The Unitarian Universalists of Southern Delaware (UUSD) and The Socially Responsible Agriculture Project will host the official Delaware premiere of the documentary film Right to Harm on Friday, September 6 at 6:30 p.m., at 30486 Lewes-Georgetown Highway in Lewes,… Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Arizona Community’s 5-Year Battle with Hickman Egg Factory Featured in New Documentary Film “RIGHT TO HARM”

National exposé on health, environmental & lifestyle impacts of industrial animal operation highlights Tonopah community group STOPP; Featured residents to speak at ASU-hosted screening WHAT: A free public screening of the new documentary film “RIGHT TO HARM” hosted… Read More

Press Release: Study Is First of Its Kind to Analyze U.S. Right-to-Farm Laws

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Study Is First of Its Kind to Analyze U.S. Right-to-Farm Laws AUBURN, AL—April 4, 2019—All 50 U.S. states have “right-to-farm” laws, but what or whom do they really protect? A recent study addresses this question… Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Right to Harm Midwest Premiere – March 27

RIGHT TO HARM, a riveting new film exposing the public health impacts of factory farming across the United States, premiered nationally at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival in February. Illinois Citizens for Clean Air & Water (ICCAW),… Read More

PRESS RELEASE: IL Medical Professionals, Public Health Advocates Call to End Overuse of Antibiotics in Food Production

Approximately 70% of U.S. antibiotics are sold for industrial livestock & poultry production; CDC estimates 23,000 Americans die from resistant infections SPRINGFIELD, IL–– NOVEMBER 28, 2018––Medical professionals and public health advocates spoke in favor of legislation to stop… Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Springfield IL Hearing on Overuse of Antibiotics in Food Production

Public Health Advocates, Medical Professionals Call for End of Practice Linked to Rise in Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria WHAT:                                 The Illinois Senate Agriculture and Public Health Committees are scheduled to hold a subject matter hearing on SB3429 (Biss), legislation that would… Read More