the problems with factory chickens

20 02 2010

Here’s a great example of what goes wrong when you try to raise chickens in giant factory conditions–in a town just south of Stockton. Can you picture a 16.5 acre waste lagoon near your house? I sure can’t. Residents have:

“complained for years to local air and environmental regulators about the waste lagoon, saying the stench and eye-burning fumes give them headaches and nausea.”

Read more at the Fresno Bee.




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