MEDIA ALERT – Tonopah Residents Petition for Clint Hickman Withdrawal from Maricopa County Air & Environmental Issues

Industrial ag executive & Board of Supervisors chair in conflict-of-interest with community health decisions; STOPP cites ongoing EPA Clean Air Act inquiry of Hickman Family Farms WHAT:     The community group STOPP (Save Tonopah Oppose Poultry Plant) will deliver… Read More

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… Read More

SRAP Supports Fremont NE Town Hall Meeting on Costco’s Project Rawhide

July 15, 2016 FREMONT, NE –– In response to the proposed construction of a Costco-owned chicken processing plant in Fremont, Nebraska, two national experts will be on hand July 18th to speak about two major public concerns; water… Read More

PUBLIC FORUM: We Can Protect Iowa from Industrial CAFOs

June 14th open event to address the future of N. Iowa agriculture, family farming & healthy living — and how industrial animal facilities can change everything WHAT: A public forum to support community awareness and continued local coordination… 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.

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

Media Alert: Uncovered Documents Reveal Water Quality Trading Shell Games in Pennsylvania and Ohio

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Across the country, federal water regulations set to be undermined in favor of voluntary, pay-to-pollute schemes for ag operations, powerplants Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, November 18, Food & Water Watch will release its… Read More

Media Alert: This Saturday ‘Stink-In’ Comes to the Capitol Steps in Madison

20-plus local, state and national groups gather to oppose the impact of industrial animal operations; Call for change targets WI lawmakers WHAT: ‘Stink-In’ on the Steps – A public assembly on the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol. Two… Read More

Media Alert: Maricopa County Public Hearing on Controversial Hickman Egg Operation Air Pollution Permit

WHAT: Local opposition presentations and public comment – Maricopa County Air Quality Department RE: Proposed Air Quality Permit and Public Hearing, Hickmans Egg Ranch, Inc., Arlington, AZ WHEN: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 | 6:00pm PT WHERE: Arlington Elementary… Read More

Media Alert: Tri-State Meeting to Educate and Train Communities Impacted by Industrial Animal Operations

 “Be part of the solution to stop pollution” event brings together Indiana, Ohio and Michigan residents opposing the health & environmental toll of mega-livestock production facilities WHAT: Tri-State Water & Air Quality Conference WHEN: Saturday, October 17, 2015… Read More