Six Animal Rights Activists Charged With Felonies For Investigation And Rescue That Led To Punishment Of A Utah Turkey Farm

By Glenn Greenwald, -

SIX ANIMAL RIGHTS activists are facing felony charges, filed on Wednesday by a Utah prosecutor, stemming from an undercover investigation into abusive conditions on a large turkey farm. The [...]

Food Policy Action Plans Broad-Based Opposition To Draft Farm Bill

By Staff, -

On May 8-9th, 2018, Food Policy Action (FPA) is mobilizing stakeholders from across the United States to voice their united opposition to the draft 2018 Farm Bill released by the House [...]

Fish Farm Protesters Continue Fight Against Industry

By Laurie Hamelin, -

Molina Dawson and Karissa Glendale are vowing to continue their fight against the fish farm industry despite a British Columbia Supreme Court ruling that granted injunctions to two companies [...]

First Nations Occupy Fish Farms In British Columbia To Force Action

By Brandon Jordan, -

By Brandon Jordan for Waging Nonviolence - The sign outside the protest encampment on Midsummer Island in British Columbia, Canada, is a blunt summation of what its inhabitants — indigenous [...]

Pipeline Protest Serves Half Ton Of Sweet Potatoes

By Anne Meador, -

By Anne Meador of DC Media Group. What could be better for breakfast than sweet potato pie? Employees of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission got a free piece of sweet potato pie on their [...]

Is US Farm Policy Creating Another Dust Bowl In Age Of Climate Change?

By Staff, -

By Staff for Inside Climate News - Over the past decade, farmers in the Great Southern Plains have suffered the worst drought conditions since the Dust Bowl of the 1930s. They've battled heat, [...]

Meet Ava: The Chicken I Risked My Freedom For

By Eva Hamer, -

By Eva Hamer for Common Dreams - This past summer, I entered a place most Americans - especially those in urban areas - can barely even fathom: a place that sounds innocent, but when you step [...]

Farmers On The March

By Vijay Prashad, -

By Vijay Prashad for Left World - From all parts of the country, Indian kisans will descend upon Delhi on November 24. They are marching as part of a Kisan Sangharsh Jatha, organised by the [...]

North Dakota Voters Side With Family Farms

By Alex Mcleese, -

By Alex Mcleese for In These Times - North Dakota voters have rejected a measure that would have permitted corporations to own and to operate dairy and pork farms of up to 640 acres. On Tuesday, [...]

Farms Not Fracking At Pennsylvania Farm Show

By Staff, -

By Staff of Buck Local News - The Spence family is one of many traveling to Harrisburg for a “Farms, Not Fracking” rally at the opening of the Pennsylvania Farm Show on Saturday, January 9 in [...]