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
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
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