DECEMBER MONTHLY BOARD MEETING DATE CHANGE *****The regular monthly Board meeting for December has been changed to Thursday December 19, 2019. 6:00 pm at the Trade Lake Town Hall. 11810 Town Hall Rd, Frederic, WI 54837.
Ramona, Andy and Howie are featured along with Mr Sauer on a PBS special report which we have embeded on the Learn Page. Enjoy.
Due to last-minute amendments and political maneuvering a swine only moratorium was passed last night in the Polk County board meeting. The link to the minutes will be published as soon as they are available.
Under the “What Can You Do” heading on the first page, “Support Local Farmers”, is a pdf listing numerous local farmers/coops who grow and/or sell high quality food you use daily. Please buy from them. Also, anyone who wants to be on the list...
Excellent review of the cans and can nots of CAFO siting. Must read for anyone proposing Moratoriums and Ordinances concerning Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations. https://datcp.wi.gov/Documents/LSLocalGovtNeedtoKnow.pdf
Greetings! Please keep an eye on your signs. I have been getting reports of theft of signs, damage of signs and attempted sign theft. If your signs are stolen please report it to the authorities. If you happen to see the culprits please turn them in. Also let me know...
Whether speaking at a public meeting or in a discussion with other people, these ideas may help focus the discussion or answer questions that are being raised by CAFO proponents. So be prepared to stand up for your rights as property owners. Feel free to add your own...
Motherhood on a factory hog farm. https://hrexach.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/pigmom.jpg Traditional family farms vs factory farms. https://sustainruralwisconsin.org/traditional-farms-vs-factory-farms