We Don’t Need To Ban Pesticides To Save Bees

The irony is that if passed, the Saving America’s Pollinators Act would actually be detrimental to bees and other pollinating species, while harming America’s farmers. By Henry I. Miller, The Federalist Some old ideas for bad laws are endlessly recycled. Take the case of the Saving America’s Pollinators Act, a nearly six-year-old initiative now cosponsored…

Animal “Rights” Thugs Intrude On UK Pig Farm

After an alleged three month investigation, 80 hoodlums with the animal rights group Meat The Victims took it upon themselves to raid pig houses at Moss Rose Piggeries located in Blackpool, England. According to Metro UK. despite farm owner Wayne Baguely politely (but firmly) telling the thugs to leave or he would notify police, and…

Animal “Rights” Thugs Terrorize MD Farmer

Charges were dropped against Braglio Farms owner, Scott Braglio, by Maryland state authorities in a case stemming from a citizen complaint alleging Braglio made threatening statements over public airwaves brought by Life With Pigs animal sanctuary head Ryan Phillips. The Baltimore Sun reports that Braglio has not only has he been cleared of any wrong…

German Green Party Seeks to Outlaw Industrial Farming

Jorg Luyken, Berlin 16 JUNE 2019 The Telegraph The Green party in Germany has said it intends to ban industrial farming as part of a wide-ranging and costly package to combat climate change should they come to power. Katrin Goering-Eckardt, the party’s leader in the Germany parliament, said her party would establish a fund worth…

Bayer to Waste $5.6 Billion Trying to Appease Anti-Pesticide Activists

This will fail and more pressing problems will be neglected RONALD BAILEY | 6.14.2019 Reason Trial lawyers have managed to bamboozle three American juries so far into showering billions of dollars onto their suffering clients based on the scientifically bogus claim that exposure to Bayer’s glyphosate (sold as Roundup here) weedkiller gave them cancer. These…

Environmentalists Outraged Over Bayer Seed Factory Expansion in Chile

Bayer’s subsidiary Monsanto is expanding production of genetically modified seeds in Chile, prompting an outcry from environmental groups. The Latin American country is a leading exporter of seeds worldwide. Sophia Boddenberg | Deutsche Welle | May 30, 2019 “Fuera Bayer-Monsanto de Chile” (Bayer-Monsanto out of Chile) is written on the colorfully painted posters held by…