factory farm

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a large-scale farming enterprise

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Factory farms are creating enormous pools of excrement that too often leak and poison groundwater and nearby rivers.
23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office raided Reichardt Duck Farm in Petaluma - one of the largest duck factory farms in the country - based on hidden-camera video evidence of animals left to suffer from severe injuries and illness without food, water, or proper veterinary care.
According to Iowa Citizens for Community Improvements, every corporate factory farm replaces 10 family farmers and every 12,000 hogs produced by factory farms costs 18 jobs.
The hidden-camera investigation revealed abuses that are nearly identical to those discovered at turkey factory farms in the United States.
ON HORSEBACK: Thomas Carter on Jester helped by Jill Fletcher and Kaye Butterworth on Scottie helped by Rosamund Gray (zzhwe230908disabled); ON THE RANGE: Nick Sansom on Honey helped by Linda Swinder and (below) James Duncan on Reg, helped by Vaughan Thomas (zzhwe230908disabled); DISABLED PRIZE NIGHT: Riders, helpers, friends and family at Factory Farm on Monday.
Feedlots are responsible for 43 percent of the world's beef, and more than half of the world's pork and poultry are raised in factory farms.
Combining digital design, interactive gaming components, photography and video on an Adobe Flash platform, the Farm Sanctuary Virtual Experience engages the participant to investigate and explore two very different worlds: the factory farm and the sanctuary.
This should be the first step in a stronger move to research and report the health threats from factory farms, both to animals and humans.
28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hidden-camera video secretly shot at a North Carolina Butterball factory farm by an undercover investigator with the animal protection organization Mercy For Animals (MFA) has led to a criminal prosecution of a worker at the facility.
The Emley Moor Riding For Disabled Group invited Santa's other half to their base at Factory Farm to give out Chris tmaspresents to the 20 riders.
Law Enforcement Investigates Turkey Factory Farm after Hidden-Camera Video Exposes Birds Being Kicked, Stomped and Beaten with Metal Bars, and Left to Die with Open Wounds and Infections
The investigation -- which broke on ABC's Good Morning America and 20/20 -- prompted McDonald's to cut ties with the factory farm.
This decision will protect thousands of animals in New Jersey, and also calls into question some of the worst factory farm abuses practiced throughout the country," said Jonathan Lovvorn, vice president of animal protection litigation for The Humane Society of the United States.
WASHINGTON, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New federal and industry data show that the air at some factory farm test sites in the U.
Colorado Joins Other States and Countries in Banning Two of the Most Abusive Factory Farm Confinement Systems