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Weekly Legislative Update

Dakota Rural Action Weekly Legislative Update

We’re closing in on the final stretch of session, which means it’s more important than ever to pay attention to what’s happening in Pierre. 869 more words

Legislative Update

ACTION ALERT: Protect Your Right to Appeal CAFO Siting Decisions

HB 1187 may have dire implications for those fighting CAFO sitings and other unwanted developments that negatively impact family farms, homes, and communities. It was scheduled today, and is being heard in the House Local Government Committee TOMORROW (Thursday, 2/16) at 10am in Room 414 at the Capitol. 197 more words

Action Alert

Washington Ecology shakes up dairy regulation 

The Washington Department of Ecology’s rules could keep dairies out of court, but the costs for farmers are uncertain.

New rules issued by the Washington Department of Ecology on Wednesday will change the regulatory landscape for the state’s 230 dairies with more than 200 cows. 33 more words

Capital Press

CAFO Meat Is Even More Dangerous

By Dr. Mercola Antibiotic-resistant bacteria infect at least 2 million Americans every year. At least 23,000 die as a result.1 The growing threat of antibiotic-resistant disease is one of the biggest health threats facing the globe, yet, unlike some other pressing health threats, it has a clear and well-known cause: overuse of antibiotics. 109 more words

A Sprinkle of Foster Care

Orphan care is life giving in a challenging and uncertain kind of way. So, a year ago, as I was trudging through the trenches of Nursing school, and wondering where my joy had run off to, I knew that I was neglecting to engage in a movement the Lord had asked me to join. 827 more words


The Moment of Truth...

I am often described as an intense person.  Part of it stems from my natural personality, but a portion of it also comes from my life experiences.  547 more words


Love Wins

Yesterday was Stand Sunday, an extension of Orphan Care Sunday that is organized by the Christian Alliance for Orphans. Orphan Sunday shines a spotlight on the global orphan crisis. 562 more words

Foster Care