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Activism During the Farm Crisis

posted on October 10, 2013 at 3:50 PM

Activism During the Farm Crisis
Farmers, politicians, and activists rally around the farm crisis. Full Story

Private Assistance During the Farm Crisis

posted on October 10, 2013 at 3:49 PM

Private Assistance During the Farm Crisis
Rural community groups, clergy, and individuals support struggling farm families. Full Story

Activist Accused of Tainting Drilling Lease Sale

posted on December 26, 2008 at 8:12 PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- An environmental activist tainted an auction of oil and gas drilling leases Friday by bidding up parcels of land by hundreds of thousands of dollars without any intention of paying for them, a federal official said. Full Story

N.J. Farmers: Cut Pork, Not Ag

posted on April 4, 2008 at 8:04 PM

TRENTON — Protests at the state Capitol are nothing new, but demonstrators normally don't use tractors, hay bales, Christmas trees and farm animals to get their point across. Full Story

Environmentalists Sue Federal Government

posted on March 28, 2008 at 8:03 PM

Environmentalists are suing the federal government, claiming promises to whittle down a backlog of plants and animals being considered for endangered species protection amount to "smoke and mirrors." WildEarth Guardians alleges that Interior... Full Story

Black Farmers Still Looking for Justice

posted on February 15, 2008 at 8:02 PM

Black Farmers Still Looking for Justice
Black farmers claim they were wrongfully denied access to the largest class action settlement in U.S. history. Market to Market examines the latest developments... Full Story

Nebraska Mulls New Ban on Corporate Farming

posted on January 25, 2008 at 8:01 PM

LINCOLN, Neb (AP) — An effort is under way in the state Legislature to resurrect Nebraska's ban on non-family corporate farming, which was struck down by a federal appeals court in 2006. Full Story

Nebraska Corporate Farm Ban is History

posted on October 5, 2007 at 8:10 PM

Nebraska Corporate Farm Ban is History
One of the nation's strongest corporate farm bans is dead but what does this mean for Nebraska farmers? Full Story

Activists: Students Not Protected from Pesticides

posted on May 11, 2007 at 8:05 PM

STRATHMORE, Calif (AP)- On Grandparents Day, Domitila Lemus accompanied her 8-year-old granddaughter to school. Full Story

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