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Hog wars: Missourians raise stink over giant operations

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Jones, Tim (main author / Chicago Tribune), Martin, Andrew (author / Chicago Tribune)
Format:
Article
Publication Date:
2006-03-12
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 148
Subject Term:
conflict, environment, environmental quality, farming methods, government policies, interest groups, policies, rural communities, rural-urban communication, pork, swine, concentration
Notes:
Knight-Ridder Tribune via Food Safety Network. 2 pages., On grassroots resistance to large swine operations in Missouri and other Midwestern states. "The battle has been framed as a clash between agricultural economic development and the protection of quality of life."