Category Archives: Factory Farms

Special Fund Raising Appeal! Support Friends of the Central Sands in Their Historic Legal Challenge to the Richfield CAFO

It has been two years since Family Farm Defenders (FFD) joined the Friends of the Central Sands (FOCS) in challenging the construction of a large confined animal feeding operation or CAFO in the Central Sands of Wisconsin. We challenged the … Continue reading

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Kewaunee Cares Tells the Truth About the Impact of Spraying Manure in Wisconsin!

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America’s Mad Cow Crisis

By:  John Stauber, founder of the Center for Media and Democracy, co-author of Mad Cow USA Published on Thursday, April 26, 2012 by Common Dreams Americans might remember that when the first mad cow was confirmed in the United States … Continue reading

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Fight Over 5,000 Cow Factory Farm Moves to Court

Hundreds of local residents packed Adams meeting room to tell DNR of Richfield CAFO’s impact on environment and quality of life Media Contacts: John Peck, Family Farm Defenders, familyfarmdefenders@yahoo.com. 608-260-0900 Bob Clarke, bclarke113@yahoo.com. 608-296-1443 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 26, 2011 … Continue reading

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