SMOKE BLANKETS SIBERIA. (PHOTO - EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY) ACCORDING TO THE WORLD WEATHER ATTRIBUTION CENTRE, THE 2020 HEATWAVE THERE WAS "ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE" WITHOUT CLIMATE CHANGE. IN THE FIRST 6 MONTHS, SIBERIA RECORDED A RECORD-BREAKING 38 DEGREES C. IT LED TO WILDFIRES, LOSS OF PERMAFROST AND AN INVASION OF PESTS.
Tuesday, 7 August 2018
A Third Smithfield Lawsuit Verdict Creates Alarm Among Producers
A Smithfield operation in Missouri. A Wikimedia photo.
A third lawsuit against Smithfield Foods had found the company guilty for “unreasonable nuisances they suffered from odors, flies and rumbling trucks.” A federal jury placed the fine at $473.5 million to six neighbors of pig farms. STORY HERE.