In The News

Have your supervisors passed the Master Matrix for 2018?

Posted January 8, 2018

It’s Master Matrix time again! Seventy-three counties have passed the Master Matrix Resolution so far — which they must do every year by January 31 in order to recommend denial of factory farms. Has your county taken this important step in the Clean W …

Read more

Another victory for Hardin County!

Posted January 4, 2018

January 4, 2017 At the tail end of 2017, CCI members in Hardin County successfully pressured their county supervisors to vote 2-1 to deny an Iowa Select hog factory expansion! This happened because the community showed up, spoke out and got organized. …

Read more

You’ve made waves for clean water in 2017!

Posted December 19, 2017

At our staff meeting yesterday we watched the video of the time CCI members caroled the Iowa DNR office with our own version of classic holiday songs. That prompted us to send you this — our version of a holiday letter, Clean Water, Factory Farm Fight …

Read more

Hardin County delays Iowa Select expansion

Posted December 14, 2017

Victory!  We haven’t stopped the Iowa Select factory farm yet but it’s safe to say that we planted enough doubt in the Hardin County Supervisors minds that they delayed their decision until Wednesday, December 27 @ 10am.

Read more

Opponents of Walz Factory Farm pack DNR public hearing

Posted December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017 On Wednesday before, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) held a public hearing for a stormwater construction permit for a massive Walz Energy 10,000-head cattle factory farm near Monona. The meeting standing-room-only and wa …

Read more

Previous pageNext page