Sunday, February 22, 2009
The Hidden Link Between Factory Farms and Human Illness
Mother Earth News
by Laura Sayre
"You may be familiar with many of the problems associated with concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs. These 'factory farm' operations are often criticized for the smell and water pollution caused by all that concentrated manure; the unnatural, grain-heavy diets the animals consume; and the stressful, unhealthy conditions in which the animals live. You may not be aware, however, of the threat such facilities hold for you and your family's health - even if you never buy any of the meat produced in this manner."
Read the rest of the article at http://www.motherearthnews.com/Natural-Health/Meat-Poultry-Health-Risk.aspx.