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
MEDIA ALERT: Landmark Federal Court Trial on Hazardous Chemical Release Violations by Arizona’s Hickman Industrial Egg Operation
Resident testimony to highlight first-time federal case against unchecked industrial ag pollution WHAT — A public Federal court trial regarding violations of the Emergency Planning & Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA) by Hickman Egg Ranch denying Maricopa… Read More
WHAT: Maricopa County Air Quality Department | Board of Health Meeting WHEN: Monday, July 23, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. PT WHERE: Board of Supervisors’ Auditorium | 205 W. Jefferson Street, Phoenix, AZ 85003 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ The Maricopa County Board… Read More
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry invites local residents to learn about coming air monitoring & public data gathering project; Health & safety risk of industrial egg plant under scrutiny WHAT: A public meeting for all residents… Read More
MEDIA ALERT: Upcoming Sussex County DE Public Forum Asks: Do You Know the Quality of Your Drinking Water?
March 2nd event to provide expert information and resident testimony on the current community water crisis — who it impacts and what can be done WHAT: Sprayfields & Wells: Hydrology, Public Health and Environmental Justice is a public… Read More
MEDIA ALERT: Factory Farm Experts & Nationally Recognized Whistleblower Highlight ICCAW Annual Meeting
February 24th event brings together state and national factory farm experts; highlights the latest legislative developments affecting industrial ag operations in Illinois WHAT: The annual meeting of Illinois Citizens for Clean Air & Water (ICCAW) brings together factory… Read More
MEDIA ALERT: Will the Benton County, AR Planning Board Support a Mega-Chicken Operation Over Community Health & Safety?
Concerns over the impact of the proposed $300 million Simmons poultry complex fuel local opposition & spark questions of health, environmental, quality of life & economic risks +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ WHAT: The continuation of the tabled December 6th Benton County… Read More
MEDIA ALERT: Factory Farm Summit Focuses on Delmarva Industrial Poultry Operations: Problems & Solutions
4-day national event highlights the impacts of industrial animal operations on public health, environmental safety, water & air quality, local economies and property values WHAT: 2017 Factory Farm Summit focuses on the efforts of local Delmarva residents working… Read More
Community members from across the nation gather in Ocean City to network, learn & call for change in the policies & practices of the massive national expansion of industrial animal operations WHAT: 2017 Factory Farm Summit is a… Read More
MEDIA ALERT: NO TYSON Rally on 11/18 Brings the Facts of Industrial Chicken Operations to Sedgwick County, KS
WHAT: NO TYSON Information Rally: A public gathering of concerned Sedgwick County residents, providing real-world facts on the health, environmental and economic risks all members of the Greater Wichita community could face if the proposed massive Tyson poultry… Read More