Cargill’s Vague Plan to Address its Environmental Destruction Lacks Key Details

The action from Cargill follows a year of campaigning by Mighty Earth and communities across the American Midwest and South concerned about agricultural runoff pollution.


Stop Destroying the Planet & Shop Responsibly

Customers and other community members across Massachusetts have joined Mighty Earth’s call for Stop & Shop to environmental standards for their meat and to cut ties with Cargill.


In 2020, Retailers Must Stop Stocking Environmental Destruction

Supermarkets largely dictate the kinds of food that people have access to, and their buying decisions can therefore mean the difference between healthy ecosystems and ecological destruction. 


Activists Stage Protest at Tyson Shareholder Meeting over Sustainability Concerns

Pressure is on for Tyson to abide by 2018 sustainability commitments


Mighty Earth endorses open letter to end child labor in US agriculture

Mighty Earth endorsed an open letter led by the Child Labor Coalition (CLC), of which we are a member, to end child labor in US agriculture.


Tyson: Keep Your Promise

Tyson Foods has a long track record as one of the most polluting companies in America. Overcoming this reputation will require transparency and clear evidence of verifiable changes that are reported to the public.


Groundbreaking Resolution Calling on NYC to Divest from Deforestation

Last week, City Council Members Costa Constantinides and Justin Brannan, in partnership with Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, introduced a new resolution to City Council that calls on corporate and government entities operating in the City of New York to divest from agricultural industries that benefit form deforestation and the acceleration of global warming.


NYC Activists call on Cargill to Stop the Amazon Fires & Embrace Regenerative Agriculture

Brands can continue sourcing from Cargill, or they can maintain a reputation as environmental leaders -- but they can't do both.


Deforestation Continues Because Companies Aren’t Trying

Nobody doing business with Cargill and JBS can credibly say they are concerned about deforestation


As Massive Dead Zone Blooms in Gulf, Hold Industrial Farming Companies Responsible

NOAA announced that scientists have determined that this year's Gulf of Mexico “dead zone” is 6,952 square miles, nearly the size of New Jersey.


Cargill Named “Worst Company in the World”

New report documents US-based agribusiness giant's "ineptitude and incoherence at a grand scale."


Meat Company Pollution to Blame for New, Near-Record “Dead Zone” Forecast

On the heels of the official NOAA forecast that predicts a near-record size “dead zone” in the Gulf of Mexico this summer, environmental campaign organization Mighty Earth is laying the blame at the feet of America’s biggest meat companies.