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Hog heaven: how we're making swine of ourselves

Not for queasy stomachs. This is an excellent bird's eye view of the problem with CAFO (concentrated animal factory operations).

The realities of feeding millions of people through a few industrialised methodologies.

Read, weep...and then wonder about the alternatives.


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