IF YOU NEEDED MORE REASONS TO BE CONCERNED ABOUT CAFOS

Here are a few articles for you to read. Browner, C. (2001). Environmental Assessment of Proposed Revisions to the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System Regulation and the Effluent Guidelines for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations. US Environmental...

TOWNS TURN TO DUST

Lesson Learned Iowa raises 1/3 of the pork in the US, but at what cost?

HOW DO CAFOS AFFECT PROPERTY VALUES

A lot. A CAFO in Trade Lake will severely affect your property values and the way you can use your property. The smell travels up to 6 MI and likely contains dangerous chemicals and pathogens.

ORDINANCE UPDATE

Livestock Ordinance Update – 4.28.22 Be informed. The KnowCAFOs Team #knowcafos

THE WORD SPREADS

More attention on local control The media is starting to pay attention. Keep up the good work. Come to the rally this Saturday at Big Trade Lake, Pickerel Point Landing (8-11am) and hear an update from multiple speakers. New signs will be available. See you there. The...

LAKETOWN ORDINANCE UNDER ATTACK

The simple version is that Big Dairy has served formal notice on the Laketown Board that if they don’t rescind their new Large Livestock Ordinance, litigation will likely ensue. These tactics, David vs Goliath, are reprehensible. The Ordinances are intended to...

CAFO CHEMISTRY

The CAFO nearby When will we ever learn? A study published in the journal JAMA found that people living near pig farms or cropland fertilized with pig manure are 30 percent more likely to contract methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteria or...