Press Releases

December 20, 2016 Phoenix, AZ Arizona Resident Appeals, Wins Favorable Order on Hickman Egg Operation from Maricopa County Air Pollution Hearing Board Press Release Here

December 8, 2016 Springfield, IL Appellate Court Ends Nearly 3-Year Miscarriage of Justice for Two Illinois Citizens Press Release Here

September 21, 2016 Tonopah, AZ Maricopa County Residents to Board of Supervisors Chair Hickman: Withdraw from All Air Quality, Environmental Decisions Press Release Here

August 22, 2016 Bernadotte Township, IL Fulton County Township Drafts Resolution Opposing Massive Illinois Hog Operation Along the Spoon River Press Release Here

July 26, 2016 St. Paul, Minnesota National Groups Support Family Farmers’ Appeal Against Factory Farm Press Release Here

July 26, 2016 Fremont, NE Illegal Blighting Lawsuit Filed by Fremont Citizens in Costco Poultry Plant Fight Press Release Here

July 1, 2016 Ipava, IL Fulton County Residents Learn the Facts about CAFOs in Illinois Press Release Here

April 29, 2016 Mason City, IA Public Records Sought on Prestage Slaughter Plant Press Release Here

March 22, 2016 Lewistown, IL Fulton County Concerned Citizens Discover More Errors in Flawed Livestock Permit for Proposed Factory Farm Near Lewistown Press Release Here

March 3, 2016 Lewistown, IL Fulton County Citizens Group Challenges Faulty Hog CAFO Plan Press Release Here 

December 7, 2015 Clayton, IL Victory for Citizens Asserting Clayton Hog Factory Too Close For Comfort Press Release Here

November 19, 2015 Lansing, MI Federal Funding Flows While Lake Erie Contamination Grows Press Release Here

November 2, 2015 Salem, OR If it can happen in Millsboro, it can happen anywhere, By Maria Payan Media Statement Here

October 8, 2015 Tonapah, AZ Groups to EPA: Investigate Hickman Egg Operations, Enforce Pollution Rules on Exploding Arizona Poultry Industry Press Release Here

August 7, 2015 Codorus Township, PA New Health Ordinance Passes to Protect Codorus Township from CAFO Health and Environment Threats Press Release Here

June 10, 2015 Green Bay, WI A Wisconsin County in Crisis: Industrial Dairy RAP SHEETS Released Show State-Sanctioned Contamination of Kewaunee County Press Release Here

May 8, 2015 Kaua’i, HI Groups Petition State to Protect Kauai’s Most Polluted Stream Press Release Here

April 22, 2015 Kaua’i, HI Momentum to Stop Industrial Dairy in Maha’ulepu Valley Continues to Grow Press Release Here

March 19, 2015 Smith Valley, NV Smith Valley Community Group Appeals ‘Clearly Erroneous’ Approval of Mega-Dairy Water Pollution Permit Press Release Here

March 12, 2015 Kaua’i, HI Friends of Maha’ulepu Step Up to Protect Maha’ulepu from Proposed Mega-Dairy Press Release Here

March 5, 2015 Santa Fe, NM Groups to EPA: Act Now to Control New Mexico’s Dairy Pollution Problem Press Release Here

February 25, 2015 Auburn, IN DeKalb County Mom and Community Take on Proposed Mega-Dairy — and Win Press Release Here

February 18, 2015 Smith Valley, NV Nevada Citizen’s Group Urges State to Deny Discharge Permit for Proposed Lyon County Industrial Dairy Operation Press Release Here

September 25, 2014 Meeker County, MN County Board Mishandled Permit for Jennie-O, By Laura Krebsbach Opinion Editorial Here

September 24, 2014 Fulton, MO Missouri Citizen’s Group Requests Hearing as DNR Considers Approval of Industrial Hog Farm in Callaway County Press Release Here 

August 5, 2014 Tonapah, AZ Arizona Group Files Lawsuit to Halt Controversial Million-Bird Egg Laying Factory Press Release Here

July 31, 2014 Molalla, OR Indiana Factory Farm Experts Gather to Discuss a State Under Siege Press Release Here

July 10, 2014 Millsboro, DE High-Stakes Appeal to Stop ‘Arbitrary’ Greenlighting of Harim Poultry Factory Press Release Here

June 26,2014 Little Rock, AR Public Comment Deadline Looms on Buffalo River CAFO Moratorium Press Release Here

May 20, 2014 Millsboro, DE Delaware Environmental Appeals Board Decision Greenlights a Flawed and Unfit Remediation Plan for the Former Vlasic Plant Brownfield Site Press Release Here

May 14, 2014 Santa Fe, NM NM Environment Department Violates Advisory Committee Process for Dairy Rule Meetings Press Release Here

May 1, 2014 Clear Lake, IA People Used to Swim Here, By Chris Petersen Opinion Editorial Here

April 9, 2014 Madison, WI Environmental Prize Winner Lynn Henning to the Wisconsin DNR: Manure Spraying is Not the Way Press Release Here

March 27, 2014 Springfield, IL Amendments to IL Livestock Law Seek to Curb Irresponsible Growth of Factory Farms Press Release Here

January 24, 2014 Molalla, OR Goldman Prize Winner Lynn Henning Joins Factory Farms Fighter SRAP Press Release Here

January 17, 2014 Millsboro, DE Appeal Filed Against DNREC-Approved Remediation Plan for Allen Harim Facility Press Release Here

December 3, 2013 Millsboro, DE Citizen Group Files Appeal of Permit for Harim Poultry Processing Plant Press Release Here

December 2, 2013 Springfield, IL Illinois One Step Closer to Improved Regulations For Factory Farms Press Release Here

October 23, 2013 Broken Bow, NE Bison Ranch and Non-Profit Organization Partner to Promote Humane and Responsible Slaughter Alternatives Press Release Here

September 10, 2013 Santa Fe, NM Commission Agrees to Hear Dairy Industry’s Petition to Weaken Groundwater Protections Press Release Here