On the eighth day of Christmas my stomach growled to me, “what’s the maid a-milking?

Conventional milk, or ‘cheap milk': Your average pint of milk from the supermarket will have come from cows fed on grain (grass produces a lower yield) in confined spaces, with growth hormones injected into them, which from the age of 2 annually lose their calves shortly after giving birth, and which are slaughtered at around the age of 5 (they could live for another 20 years). 297 more words