Action Alert: Protect small farmers and backyard poultry owners

Action Alert: Protect small farmers and backyard poultry owners The Texas Legislature is considering a bill that would authorize the Texas Animal Health Commission to adopt federal regulations and require every chicken to have a permanent leg band with a unique ID number when it is sold or moved to a new location.  While commercial […]

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Reminder: Hearing in Milano, Sept. 11th!

Please consider attending the hearing tomorrow in Milano at 5:30 pm on the plan to allow the exportation of 25,000 acre-feet of groundwater per year from underlying the ALCOA property.  For background info click here. Hearing starts at 5:30 pm tomorrow, Tuesday, September 11, in Milano. We are getting calls from landowners who are already alarmed […]

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LCRA deal with ALCOA – Don’t Let them take our water.

Friends:  After you read this article by Dr. Chubb, let us suggest that you call your state representative and urge that they protect your groundwater.  Click here to find your state representatives. DON’T LET THEM TAKE OUR WATER. Curtis Chubb, Ph.D. Landowner – Milam County, Texas I just can’t call it a groundwater “conservation” district […]

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Updates on Eminent Domain, Local Foods & Local Organizing!

Here are some important updates and events: Eminent Domain    There’s a lot of news we’re sure you’ve been reading in the regular press about the TransCanada, including this breaking news on protests in NE Texas to stop the Keystone XL pipeline.  Our question is why isn’t somebody doing something to protect the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer that serves […]

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