Bay Cleanup Activists Praise Vote to Move Ahead with Poultry Manure Pollution Rules

Bay Cleanup Activists Praise Vote to Move Ahead with Poultry Manure Pollution Rules

MDA Committee Votes Against Proposed Delay for “Phosphorus Management Tool” Sought by Farmers Annapolis, Md. – A Maryland advisory committee voted ...
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Maryland Senate Passes Agriculture Tracking and Improvement Bill

Maryland Senate Passes Agriculture Tracking and Improvement Bill

Bill would help implement the Phosphorus Management Tool, improve industrial agriculture permitting and reinstate Eastern Shore water quality monitors ANNAPOLIS, ...
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Take Action to Improve Tracking of Agricultural Pollution

Take Action to Improve Tracking of Agricultural Pollution

Agriculture is the single, largest source of pollution to the Chesapeake Bay, and it contaminates local waterways. Maryland is working ...
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Waterkeepers Chesapeake Rallies in Support of Maryland Poultry Act

Waterkeepers Chesapeake Rallies in Support of Maryland Poultry Act

Waterkeepers Chesapeake signed on to testimony before the Maryland General Assembly in support of the Poultry Litter Management Act, a ...
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Maryland Bill Would Make Chicken Companies Responsible for Manure

Maryland Bill Would Make Chicken Companies Responsible for Manure

Advocates say burden of excess manure disposal should not be on small farmers, taxpayers (Annapolis, MD) Waterkeepers Chesapeake and several ...
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