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The Overlooked Plight of Factory Farm Workers

By Lucas Spangher, originally published on The Huffington Post, 8/18/2014

In December, NBC News published a story on an undercover video of animal cruelty in a contract farm to… 802 more words

If Slaughterhouses Had Glass Walls

Some of us are completely oblivious to the food we put into our mouths, most of the human population, in fact.

I am sure a large majority of us grew up eating meat. 359 more words

Energy generation from slaughterhouse waste – creating self-sufficiency in biogas production

Managing and treating waste efficiently has been the primary concern for municipalities and urban local bodies. One of the main sources of organic solid waste and waste water comes from slaughterhouses. 446 more words

Illinois peeps, check out - California: 4 Charged in Meat Recall

A federal grand jury has indicted four officials at a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive beef recall.. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/1tbSNf5


Animal Aid | CCTV in Slaughterhouses Petition

Stop the brutality.

Animal Aid has filmed inside a number of UK slaughterhouses and uncovered terrible cruelties including animals being beaten, goaded and improperly stunned. The group has exposed routine breaches of animal protection laws, despite the ‘strict procedures’ that are intended to reassure the public that animals are safeguarded from the worst of the suffering. 29 more words


Bio-industry in the Netherlands

This is a translation of the article “Nederland en de Bio Industrie” which appeared earlier on this website.

At the end of the nineteen forties it became one of the aims of the Dutch government to assure that food was cheap and available for everyone. 2,102 more words