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WORT 89.9 A Public Affair interview with Mary Dougherty and Scott Dye about the Factory Farm Summit

Great interview August 29 on WORT 89.9 A Public Affair with Mary Dougherty and Scott Dye about the Factory Farm Summit and the importance of sustainable ag and clean water

Today, Patty hosts Scott Dye and Mary Dougherty, discussing a frequent yet very important topic on the show: clean water.

Scott Dye, a regional representative with the Socially Responsible Agriculture Project, also known as SRAP. Scott Dye owns a 130-acre farm in northern Missouri, where his neighbors include the eighty thousand hogs of a concentrated animal feedlot operation.

Mary Dougherty is the co-founder of the group Farms Not Factories, a group whose mission is to advocate “for the protection and stewardship of the land, air and water in the Lake Superior Basin by promoting sustainable agriculture and policies which support environmentally sound, socially responsible and profitable agriculture.”

Both Dye and Dougherty going to be at the 2016 Factory Farm Summit: Demanding Accountability in Animal Agriculture, which will take place in Green Bay, on September 10-11.
— WORT 89.9