It۪s bad enough wading through rhetorical swamps teeming with PR-ese written by animal activist screechers. But since when did the mainstream media become their press agents?
Who’s to blame for climate change? Oh sure, plenty of accusations get leveled at livestock. But one activist now claims those indictments ignore an equally guilty population: people’s pets.
No official cattle death loss projections have been released from the recent winter storm and flooding in Nebraska, but the death toll could be significant according to monetary estimates.
New research into the use of beta agonists released this week raises concerns about the animal health and welfare of feedlot cattle.
The challenge is the drug aids efficiency but raises incidences of death.
As entrepreneurs gain traction launching plant-based alternatives to meat and poultry products, their motivation becomes increasingly transparent. Animal welfare? Try, return on investment.
Fair Oaks Farms, a progressive dairy, pork and crop farm in northwest Indiana, was recently the subject of some less than savory media attention.
While we applaud the court’s dressing-down of PETA, we must recognize the influence they and other like-minded groups have cast on consumers.