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Regarding farming, the average American is probably familiar with issues related to pesticides, GMOs, antibiotics, fair-trade, or organic certification. However whenever I bring up CAFOs, most people have no idea what I’m talking about, which is disconcerting because CAFOs are some of the nastiest things on Earth. 1,164 more words
A Brief Introduction
Industrial farming has been identified as one of the major causes for the Bee Crisis. Recently, an opinion piece entitled, “Why Industrial Farms Are Good for the Environment… 882 more words
Many people today have become aware of the many harmful effects of industrial agriculture: less nutritional foods, contaminated soil and water, foods that contain pesticide and herbicide residues in the case of fruits and vegetables, and growth hormones and the harmful effects of the excessive use of antibiotics in the case of meat. 3,179 more words
An Introduction to the Conundrum
Industrial farming and the aggressive use of pesticides are harming bees, one of the world’s most crucial pollinators. Dubbed the “Bee Crisis” by mainstream media, the problems bee populations (both wild and commercial) face are multi-faceted in nature. 808 more words
The age old question of whether we should be eating meat. The ethics debate comes from farming, industrial farming, the killing floor and more!
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Twenty years ago this week, nearly 70,000 sheep perished when a ship carrying them caught fire in the Indian Ocean, in the world’s worst live exports disaster.