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  • My Body, My Choice should not be controversial when it comes to food
    JUN
    20
    2022

    MY BODY MY CHOICE

    When certain groups of people advocate for "my body my choice" it is looked at as a human right. However, when the agriculture industry says the same thing about your choice to eat the foods you want, it is then considered controversial. When will...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    17
    2022

    NEW YORK’S HIGHEST COURT AFFIRMS MOTION TO DISMISS PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS FOR HAPPY, THE ELEPHANT

    By Nancy E. Halpern, D.V.M. , Fox Rothschild, LLP Animal Law

    In a long-awaited decision about whether Happy the Elephant could be designated a person for the purposes of a writ of habeas corpus, the Court of Appeals of the State of New York has s...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    16
    2022

    NEWHOUSE CALLS ON BIDEN ADMINISTRATION TO STOP ATTACK ON AMERICAN AGRICULTURE

    June 14, 2022
    Press Release

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –– Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) joined House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, House Agriculture Committee Republican Leader Glenn "GT" Thompson, and 93 other House Republicans in sending a lett...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    16
    2022

    THE FIGHT FOR ANIMALS MUST PREVAIL AGAINST ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Why The Fight for Animals Must Prevail Against the Plight of Animal Rights By Michael Robison for Protect The Harvest

    There is a war within the ranks of those who stand for the good of animals, specifically the most endangered and prized animals...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    15
    2022

    NEW YORK’S HIGHEST COURT DECLARES THAT ELEPHANTS ARE NOT “LEGAL PERSONS”

    By John Simpson, Duane Morris Animal Law

    Today, in a major blow to animal rights and nonhuman animal “personhood” advocates, the New York Court of Appeals, in a 5-2 decision, rejected the effort by the NonHuman Rights Project (NhRP) to employ the...

  • Happy the Elephant
    JUN
    14
    2022

    HAPPY DECISION - A WIN FOR ANIMALS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

    Today we are celebrating the New York State Court of Appeals’ 5-2 decision regarding Happy the Elephant at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Protect The Harvest has been involved in this fight from the beginning and we are very pleased to announce that t...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    13
    2022

    LAND MANAGEMENT PLANS AND NATIONAL HERITAGE AREAS

    Land Management Plans and National Heritage Areas By Angel Cushing for Protect The Harvest


    National Heritage Areas are federal jurisdictions designated by Congress. There are 55 National Heritage Areas in the United States, with more curr...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    11
    2022

    SMITHFIELD FOODS TO CLOSE VERNON, CA FACILITY AND REDUCE HOG PRODUCTION IN WESTERN REGION

    From FarmJournal’s Pork magazine

    Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced that it will cease all harvest and processing operations in Vernon, California in early 2023 and, at the same time, align its hog production system by reducing its sow herd in its...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    11
    2022

    SOUND FISHY? CALIFORNIA COURT RULES THAT BEES ARE “FISH” UNDER STATE’S ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT

    By Michelle Pardo, Duane Morris Animal Law

    A California Court of Appeal in Sacramento has created a buzz in ruling that bumblebees can be considered “fish” under the California Endangered Species Act (CESA). This decision reverses a lower court’s...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    06
    2022

    SKY HIGH MEAT PRICES

    Sky-High Meat Prices, Supply Chain Difficulties, and the Struggles of Protein Production By Jaclyn Krymowski for Protect The Harvest

    It’s undeniable from both the consumer and producer standpoints that there are a lot of challenges in today’s an...

  • News and Articles
    JUN
    01
    2022

    WHEN DID FEEDING YOUR FAMILY BECOME CONTROVERSIAL

    Imagine a world where providing nutritious food for your family is looked down upon and considered a societal sin.

    Imagine a world where that nutritious food has been regulated almost out of existence and is no longer available to anyone except t...

  • News and Articles
    MAY
    31
    2022

    PRAY FOR PORTER FUNDRAISERS FOR THE HULME RANCH FAMILY

    #PrayforPorter

    It’s the call no parent wants to get- your children have been in a horrific vehicle accident.

    The Hulme Family from Hulme Ranch received that call days ago. Their two boys were returning from a roping event and a tire blew...

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