In livestock production, “CAFO” stands for concentrated animal feeding operation, and although I grew up on a large dairy (yeah, a CAFO!) I hadn’t heard the term CAFO until I read Michael Pollan’s book, The Omnivore’s Dilemma. CAFOs have a bad reputation in mainstream media, but most people don’t actually understand what a CAFO is […]
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker is getting the pat on the back he seemed to so desperately seek, as several animal-rights activist organizations spoke up in support of the Farm System Reform Act.
In light of statements by Dr. Anthony Fauci, it’s becoming clearer than ever that COVID-19 blame on animal agriculture was maliciously inaccurate.
With all of the opportunities it can provide, cattle manure should not be considered a ‘waste’ product in agriculture.
The goal of the Cory Booker-backed legislation is to eliminate large operations in the next 20 years, with no large operations able to go on after Jan. 1, 2040.
I woke up this morning tagged on some rebuttal tweets to actress Natalie Portman where she had railed against “factory” farming and how awful it is. She’s partnered up with some “go vegan” activist groups in New York City to make a new anti-meat movie. In it, she talks about the efficient “steel masterpieces” of […]