28 Feb '13, 12am

Organic Consumers Applaud EPA for Releasing Data on Factory Farm Emissions

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's CAFOs vs. Free Range page, and Agriculture and Climate page . FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 28, 2013 CONTACT: Organic Consumers Association , Katherine Paul , 207.653.3090 FINLAND, Minn. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released to a group of environmental organizations, under the Freedom of Information Act, data from a study the agency conducted of factory farms or, as the industry refers to them, Confined Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) in 30 states. The agency collected the data, it said, in order to more effectively carry out its CAFO permitting programs on a national level and to ensure that CAFOs are implementing practices to protect water quality and human health. The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) and the National Pork Producers Council reacted to the news by calling the ...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_27107.cfm

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