Ask Geelong Council to Reject Broiler Shed Proposal
The Geelong Council (a town 45 minutes west of Melbourne, Australia)
is considering a permit that would allow EATMORE POULTRY to build a
new 25 shed one million bird broiler 'city'.
Action Mag put in an objection and was told they were the only one to
mention the cruelty! The new deadline date for objections is the
first week of July when the hearing panel will make final decision.
Please write to the Geelong Council and tell them not to grant this
permit. It would have a big impact and show the council that the
animals ARE of importance.
Contact the countil at:
- Mayor and Councillors
City Of Greater Geelong
PO BOX 104
Geelong VIC 3220
- Fax (03) 5227 0486 (The country code for Australia is 61)
quote the following reference:
Reference Number 390-00 Broiler Farm and Associated Works (EATMORE
The proposal is to build 25 sheds that would hold a total of one
million broiler birds and would process 5 million a year on the
property. Lots of neighbors are appealing because of the environment
and local amenity of the area...please add your voice for the
Posted for Patty Mark <email@example.com>
Thank you from United Poultry Concerns. June 28, 2000
United Poultry Concerns, Inc.
PO Box 150
Machipongo, VA 23405-0150
(Action Alert - Protest Geelong Broiler Shed Proposal)