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Government

Troubling Efforts to Provide Special Protections to Factory Farms Continue

Factory Farms Continue Receiving Special Treatment from Hoosier Lawmakers INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Senate Joint Resolution 9 (SJR-9), the Right to Hunt and Fish resolution, was filed yesterday in the General Assembly, with an unexpected and very significant revision. While this year’s measure uses the same title phrase (“Right to Hunt and Fish”), has the same […]

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Food/Drink Wellness

For Your Health: Organic Food versus Non-Organic

Consumer demand for healthy, sustainably grown food has grown the organic market from just $1 billion in 1990 to nearly $30 billion today. Increasingly, consumers are saying “No” to foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), “No” to highly processed junk foods, and “No” to foods that come from factory farms. Health tops the list of […]

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Government

Ag-Gag Bill 373 Passes Indiana’s Senate

Indiana’s Ag-Gag Bill 373 passed the Senate with Muncie area Senator Tim Lanane (D) voting against the Bill, while his vote was cancelled out by the corporate backed tea party Senator from Yorktown, Doug Eckerty (R) voting for the Bill. SB 373 represents corporate owned government at its worst. If our state lawmakers pass this […]