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Take Action for Farm Animals on Food Day

September 30, 2014 By: Eric Swafford
The Humane Society of the United States is concerned about industrialized animal agriculture – its effects on animals, the land, local communities and the economy. With the rise of industrial-scale food production, the U.S. has lost more than 95 percent of its egg farmers, 90 percent of its pig farmers and 40 percent of its cattle farmers and ranchers in the last 30 years. High demand for meat pressures farmers to opt for more industrialized production systems where they can...
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