feedlots

Eerily beautiful images capture a dark American reality that's almost too much to digest.
The authors urge that an Environmental Impact Statement ought to be done on the next US farm bill to provide a full accounting
British artist Mishka Henner carefully stitched together satellite images to create these striking aerial photos of oil fields
Amy Meyer wanted to see for herself where her food was coming from. But in the state of Utah, she discovered, that was against the law.
CAFOs are a perverse inversion of our idea of family farms with pigs rolling in the mud, cows grazing in pastures, roosters crowing from fence posts, and farmers interacting with the animals.
I am not accusing Taco Bell of selling contaminated meat but merely pointing out that "blandness" is almost the least of your problems if you rely on feedlot animals or culled dairy cows for your beef.
Before this recall most people would have thought of bison as a safe, healthy meat from animals roaming the ranges of the West. We can now see all too well that this isn't the case.
Illnesses caused by contaminated foods, which could be prevented with proper government oversight, are instead causing massive hospitalization and the deaths of thousands of Americans.
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