Study: Farm operations, not size, contribute to water woes
In a study by the Eau Claire, Wis., Groundwater Advisory Committee, the results showed something we've talked about for a long time: It's not a farm's size to blame for water woes. The study concluded that the danger does not come from the size of the farm, but instead from any farm that does not properly manage the animal waste used to grow the crops. Read more here.
Organic food companies using unethical ad methods
While acting like the “little guy” fighting against “big, bad ag” and corporate greed, why do organic food companies fail to mention that these campaigns to fight against conventional ag, “factory” farming and GMOs are also run by multi-billion dollar corporations? “Organic” and “natural” is a $350 billion industry, so don’t think for one second that there isn’t some corruption, political agendas and billions of dollars being used to influence consumers, corporations and policy makers. This article shows just how corrupt the organic food industry is. Read more here.
Animal rights meeting focuses on vegan agenda
The Animal Rights National Conference, which was held last month, made their goals clear – ending all forms of animal agriculture, regardless of how well animals are cared for. The event was
hosted by the Farm Animal Rights Movement and sponsored by Compassion Over Killing, Mercy for Animals, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and the Humane League.Conference attendees also were encouraged to break the law if necessary to advance their goals. “Breaking the law can often be a good thing to do," said Zach Groff of the Animal Liberation Collective. Read more here.
Links to past stories
The opponents of modern agriculture range from the misguided environmentalists who rely on slogans rather than science to the increasingly militant animal rights organizations willing to bend (or, sometimes, break) laws to fulfill their radical agendas. CAFOS Watching CAFO Watchers exists to hold them accountable for their actions. No matter how loud they scream and yell, we still believe there are two sides (or more) to every story. If you want more updates, more often please click here to get our Facebook page updates. Help us stand up for the truth.