Ban Fertilizer?

Lloyd Case CSIA Foundation 14 August 2013

August 1, 2013 Obama pronounced a new Executive Order effectively banning Ammonium Nitrate, the single source of nitrogen in fertilizer. His vision is apparently that Americans are safer without this explosive component than with having food and fuel. Strange tradeoff.

With an administration that will not protect our […]

From Boston To Texas, It’s Been A Freaky Week In America

Mark Steyn 4/19/2013

This has been a strange and deadly week in America. On Monday, two bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon, the first successful terrorist attack on a civilian target on American soil since 9/11.

And yet a mere two days later, Boston’s death toll was surpassed by a freak fertilizer accident at […]

Official: 12 Bodies Recovered After Texas Blast

Christopher Sherman and Nomaan Merchant Associated Press in West, TX via ABC News 4/19/2013

The bodies of 12 people have been recovered from the remnants of a tiny Texas farm town that was rocked by a roaring explosion at a fertilizer plant, authorities said Friday, confirming for the first time the number of people who […]

Explosion at Texas plant injures firefighters

The Waco Tribune 4/17/2013

Several firefighters and others were injured in a fertilizer plant explosion in West shortly before 8 p.m.

Multiple buildings were reported to be on fire, including West Middle School, 406 W. Shook St., after the explosion at West Fertilizer Co., 1471 Jerry Mashek Drive, and a dispatcher calling for ambulances said […]