CAFO (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation): The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories provides an unprecedented view of concentrated animal feeding. A survey funded by the beef industry found that 64 percent of American consumers are familiar with the term “factory farming.”. The CAFO Reader is possibly the most powerful indictment of factory farming ever compiled, with essays from 30 of the world’s leading experts. It also offers a .

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Charlotte Border rated it it was amazing Mar 10, One person found this helpful. So many of the critical issues our society faces converge in this topic. Just a moment indusgrial we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Gwendolyn Layton rated it really liked it Nov 08, The states of Iowa and North Carolina each administer more antibiotics for livestock production than the entire human population of the US uses for medical purposes, editor Daniel Imhoff informs us. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Ships from and sold by Amazon.

While many people choose to ignore the problems of factory farming, will be very difficult to close this book without concluding there’s something deeply wrong with our food system.

The intensive concentration of animals in such crammed and filthy conditions dependent on antibiotic medicines and steady streams of subsidized industrial feeds poses moral and ethical concerns for all of us. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

This is the best book I have read to date on this subject. It was a long hard read at times and a lot of is was information I already knew, but it was very good.

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It also offers a vision for a food system that leaves behind the horrific 20th century model of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations. Published June 1st by Watershed Media first published Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. With their size it is hard to not see the devastation and pain Tragedj cause.

Alexander Provenzano rated it it was amazing Feb 28, Nancy Enz Lill rated it it was amazing Dec 05, The rise of the CAFO industry around the world has become one fo the most pressing issues of our time. Robert Allen rated it really liked it Aug 15, I became an advocate for animals when I clicked on the humane society’s undercover work on an industrial pig farm. Read reviews that mention factory farming coffee table tragedy of industrial animal factories industrial animal factory farms horrors of factory must read read this book food production reading this book book book essays meat important cafos images powerful cruelty eat.

The CAFO Reader: The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories by Daniel Imhoff

Ion Camero rated it liked it Jun 02, The intensive concentration of animals in such crammed and filthy conditions dependent on antibiotic medicines and steady streams of subsidized industrial feeds poses serious moral and ethical concerns for all of us.

It is negation, a complete denial of the animal as a living being with his cafk her own needs and nature. Set thee a giveaway. Although I “knew” factory farming was bad I was both afraid of seeing the images and unaware of how terrible it really is. It is factorirs to become a relied-upon resource for activists, food policy makers, academics, the media and the general public for many years.

Oct 05, Nicole McCann rated it it was amazing. Christina rated it liked it Feb 21, It is important to be reminded of our capacity for empathy and our power to relieve certain atrocities via personal choice, when so many world issues seem beyond our influence.

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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. As the photos and essays in this powerful book demonstrate, the rise of the CAFO industry around the world has become one of the most pressing issues of our time. Just read this book – qnimal will give you the whole picture. Please try again later. Pages with related products.

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It is not the worst evil we can do, but it is inudstrial worst evil we can do to them. I love the fact that it cites sources well, which is one of my pet peeves with books written for general audiences – they so often do not cite any sources.

Yet already, the Earth is being overwhelmed by food animals that consume massive quantities of energy and resources, whose wastes foul waterways and farmlands, and when eaten excessively, degrade our health.

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