Become a subscriber!

Sign-up for our free newsletter and have our headlines delivered to your inbox twice a week.

"*" indicates required fields

Zip Code*

Are you a health care worker? We’d love to hear from you. Email editor at

Posted inEnvironmental Health

Hog Farm Lawsuit Protections Pass

By Catherine Clabby North Carolina legislators once again have moved to reduce this state’s pork industry exposure to nuisance lawsuits. House members on Thursday approved the NC Farm Act of 2018, which includes provisions that would tightly restrict when neighboring property owners can file nuisance lawsuits against farms producing odors or other noxious conditions. The […]