• Why We Object

    Why We Object0

    What They Got Wrong You care about the environment and water quality. So do farmers. But you also care about the truth. If what whatsupstream and its sponsors say in their site is true then big changes have to be made. ​And maybe there's no room for farming in Washington state. But, it's not true.READ MORE
  • Whatcom Family Farmers president: Farmers need unity and a strong voice

    Whatcom Family Farmers president: Farmers need unity and a strong voice0

    Rich Appel, second generation farmer and cheesemaker and president of Whatcom Family Farmers, issues a strong call for farmer unity in this August 3 editorial in Capital Press: “This is a new world to most of us farmers. Facebook is full of vegan and animal rights bullies. Reporters show up on our farms looking only

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  • What’s Upstream Attack

    What’s Upstream Attack0

    We appeal for enforcement of the state campaign laws, but find again justice is selective under this administration   UPDATE: PDC again rejected our effort to see that the Washington campaign laws are followed. We can only conclude that this administration considers it appropriate for the EPA to fund an overt lobbying campaign providing thatREAD MORE
  • SITC Jurisdiction Documents

    SITC Jurisdiction Documents0

    Letters and Documents on the Swinomish Jurisdiction Issue Below is a series of documents relating to the Swinomish jurisdiction proposal. These provide the basis for the "grave concern" expressed by Skagit County commissioners to Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. Please review, download, print, share and take action. As a summary of key elements ofREAD MORE
  • Rural Community Protection

    Rural Community Protection0

    Want to protect farmers and rural communities? Do the opposite of what Puget Soundkeeper asks   Puget Soundkeeper Alliance appeals to environmental supporters to oppose HR848, the Farm Regulatory Certainty Act. What's really troublesome is that they state their opposition is based on concern for "the rights of rural communities to protect their health andREAD MORE
  • Puget Soundkeeper’s Harm

    Puget Soundkeeper’s Harm0

    Save Family Farming works to protect our family farmers from Puget Soundkeeper Alliance's unrelenting and unfair assault on our farms Pressuring Ecology to impose massive new dairy regulations Litigating against farmers and farm support businesses Waging a public campaign to sow distrust of farmers Do Puget Soundkeeper and Waterkeeper Alliance's efforts harm our family farmers?READ MORE
  • Puget Soundkeeper’s Donor Appeal

    Puget Soundkeeper’s Donor Appeal0

    Washington's family farmers ask: Do you agree?   Do you agree that Washington needs to keep its family farms? A two minute video that asks if Puget Soundkeeper Alliance leaders are right in their efforts to rid out state of most family dairy farms. An example of one of our letters to major donors ofREAD MORE
  • PSNERP

    PSNERP0

    Puget Sound Nearshore Restoration Project Farmers and Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Program (PSNERP) Farmers are asking: Are we sure this is the best way to spend money on salmon recovery and environmental enhancement? The plan to spend a half billion dollars of taxpayer money on salmon recovery and environmental enhancement in Puget Sound cameREAD MORE