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Biotechnology in Industrial Farming

By: FRANCESCA MARGATE

Compared to the way we obtained our food through traditional farms decades ago to now, there have been vast changes in our food culture today. 419 more words

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Industrial chickens get closer to home

The big story out of Bedford County, Virginia this summer was that industrial-scale agriculture may have become a viable option for landowners. Until the county Board of Supervisors voted in June 2014 to reduce the minimum distance these businesses had to stay away from nearby residences, it was nearly impossible to run a poultry house or hog farm. 335 more words

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