With the Suwannee River low, you can see the effluent coming out of the pipe
west of Live Oak, FL.
Pilgrim’s Pride just rejected a shareholder resolution to
curb water pollution from its operations.
And Aviagen is opening a chicken breeding operation in Brooks County, GA,
in the watershed of the Withlacoochee River, upstream of the Suwannee.
Pilgrim's Pride, Proud to Dump into Suwannee River? from Merrillee on Vimeo.
“Pilgrim’s Pride discharges over 2 million gallons a day of liquid
poultry wastes in the Suwannee River from a meat rendering facility
located north of Live Oak, FL.”
Thanks to Merrillee Malwitz-Jipson of Sierra Club for .this video, which she showed me, along with many pictures, when she was in Valdosta for
the VDT interview with Randy Dowdy about Sabal Trail destroying his farmland.
I asked Merrillee whether Continue reading