AG-GAG SITE: Site Launched Against Bill

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The group Farm Forward launched a project trying to end the “ag-gag” bill, as they call it, that makes it illegal to enter a farm under false pretense.

Governor Branstad signed the bill saying that gaining access to property under false pretenses is a serious matter and farmers deserve protections.

The new site,, says the bill “punishes those who expose abusive conditions on factory farms” and “silences opposition to the abuse of farmed animals”.

On the site, Farm Forward asks Iowans to sign a petition against the “ag-gag” bill.