2017 SRAP Year End Letter

Dear Friend, Thank you for your support of the Socially Responsible Agricultural Project (SRAP) over the last year. Together, we are growing a movement in rural communities across America that is working to stop the unfettered growth of… Read More

March 14, 2017: SRAP News from the Field

 Pigs, Poultry, Petitions, Pollution & Public Education Since our last newsletter, SRAP has received seven new SOS calls for help from community members living in Minnesota, Maryland, Missouri, Florida, North Carolina, Georgia and Nebraska.The cumulative impact of the… Read More

February 8, 2017 SRAP News from the Field

 There’s a Lot Happening in the Field The New Year has started off with a bang. We continue to respond to calls for help because of new factory farms coming to town. Since the beginning of the year,… Read More

January 2017: SRAP News From The Field

We’re Standing With You The Socially Responsible Agricultural Project (SRAP) team has entered the New Year with a renewed commitment to support rural communities across the country working to protect themselves from the damages caused by factory farms. … Read More

Press Release: Mason City, Iowa: Public Records Sought on Prestage Slaughter Plant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts Chris Petersen, Socially Responsible Agricultural Project 641-425-8760 | chrisp@sraproject.org Group Targets Iowa Economic Development Authority Records on Proposed Prestage Hog Packing Plant for Mason City Public documents sought on state agency’s “regulations, procedures,… Read More

Media Alert: Tonapah, AZ April 19 Public Hearing on Hickman Egg Permit Changes

A public meeting sponsored by the Maricopa County Air Quality Department offers citizens the chance to respond to a proposal for an air quality permit modification allowing additional air pollution emissions from the controversial Hickman egg-laying facility in Tonopah.

Press Release: Lewiston, IL More Errors in Flawed Livestock Permit

LEWISTOWN, IL––MARCH 22, 2016––The citizens group Fulton County Concerned Citizens (FCCC) has issued a renewed demand that the construction permit for a new industrial-scale swine operation be revoked permanently.

Press Release: Lewiston, IL Faulty Hog CAFO Plan Challenged

LEWISTOWN, IL––MARCH 3, 2016––A growing coalition known as the Concerned Residents of Fulton County is standing in opposition to a swine concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) slated to be built near a popular local hiking trail and the city of Lewistown, Illinois.

Please Remember SRAP in Your End of Year Giving!

Factory farms are poisoning our water, fouling our air, abusing animals and destroying the fabric of America’s rural communities. Together with thousands of citizens across our country, we are standing up to this exploitative industry and calling for reform of the industrial animal agriculture system.

Media Alert: Berks County, PA CAFOs are Coming to Berks County

PUBLIC FORUM on TUESDAY: Whether You Know It or Not, CAFOs Are Coming to Berks County Plan for multiple industrial animal operations in Mohrsville, PA uncovered; Hundreds of thousands of birds a threat to public health, local water… Read More