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Prominent Animal Welfare, Environmental, Farming
Organizations Gather
to Address the Impact of Factory Farming in Illinois

Crate Animals
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Friday, August 25, 2017, 12PM to 1PM

Nana, 3267 S. Halsted St, Chicago

Learn first-hand about the growing impact of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) in Illinois. Meet Scott Beckstead, Director of Rural Outreach from The Humane Society of the United States; Jessica Fujan, Midwest Region Director, Food and Water Watch; and Cliff McChonville, farmer and Vice Chair, Band of Farmers.

Learn what you can do to protect animals raised for food and our environment.

Please RSVP to: Andrew@CrateFreeIL.org

This is a free event!

In-the-News

Natural Awakenings Magazine Chicago, September 1, 2016 :
The Cruelty Solution On Our Phones

DeKalb Daily Chronicle, July 5, 2016 :
App aims to boost awareness of crate-free livestock operations

Kane County Chronicle, June 23, 2016 :
Finding a Better Way to Your Plate

Mighty House Interview, WCPT Radio, January 16, 2016 :
Crate Free Founder Jess Chipkin Talks About the Crate Free IL Mobile App

Hancock County Journal Pilot, January 13, 2016 :
Miss Cool? Buy Fresh. Buy Local.

Morning Ag Clips, January 7, 2016 :
Don't Care for Imported Meat? Buy Your Meat Directly From Farmers

Norman Goldman Radio Show, January 7, 2016 :
Crate Free Founder Jess Chipkin Talks About the Crate Free IL Mobile App

Patch Publications, January 3, 2016 :
Illinois Nonprofit Launches App to Support Humane Farms, Raise Awareness

Crain's Chicago Business, September 22, 2015 :
Was the chicken you're about to eat humanely treated? This app can tell you

Press Releases

July. 31, 2017: Prominent Animal Welfare, Environmental, Farming Organizations Gather To Address Impact of Factory Farming in Illinois

July. 1, 2016: New Film: "At The Fork" Previews in Chicago July 13

Dec. 28, 2015: New Mobile App Aims to Raise Awareness of Extreme Confinement of Factory Farm Animals

Sept. 14, 2015: Farm Aid Release

Sept. 8, 2015: Local NonProfit Forms to Help End Extreme Confinement of Factory Farm Animals and Encourage Consumers to Support Local Farmers

 

For press inquiries, please contact Jess@CrateFreeIL.org