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Anita Wadhwani

Anita Wadhwani

Anita Wadhwani is a senior reporter for the Tennessee Lookout. The Tennessee AP Broadcasters and Media (TAPME) named her Journalist of the Year in 2019 as well as giving her the Malcolm Law Award for Investigative Journalism.

Tyson’s Tenn. food fight pits longtime farmers against big protein suppliers

By: - May 3, 2021

Editor’s note: In recent years, Georgia’s big agribusiness pushed state lawmakers to limit local restrictions on often smelly operations while residents protested that their counties should be able to regulate the industrial poultry plant processing waste coming into their communities. Industry lobbyists have also championed changes to make it harder for residents to file nuisance complaints against neighboring farms, […]