ANIMAL AGRICULTURE NEWS
Harmful pesticides used in the farming of animal feed can have a harmful impact on both people and the environment.
Aquaculture (fish farming) is an enormous and growing animal welfare problem.
Farmers in Germany will be supported to transition away from pig farming as the country seeks to make its agricultural sector more sustainable.
Whilst people in different countries have different levels of support for animal welfare, most people support higher legal standards of animal welfare.
Protecting female cows and chickens from gendered exploitation by the animal agriculture industry should be seen as a feminist act.
France made small attempts to curb their emissions from animal agriculture, but now they are considering factory farming to produce more meat.
US meat giant, Tyson Foods, has been forced to close 4 chicken production facilities as consumer demand declines.
More and more German consumers are favouring plant-based foods as they become aware that the way they eat has an impact on the environment and their health.
The Irish meat industry has leveraged its weight against the Irish Environmental Protection Agency after the EPA called on people to eat less meat.
The meat industry has been pushing the lie that some beef could be could for the environment. Here is the truth.
Leather is not the sustainable material that it is portrayed to be. Leather actually harms the environment in many ways.
A study conducted by Tulane University analysing consumer eating habits found about 12 per cent of people in the US are responsible for half of the country’s beef consumption.
Climate change has extended seasonal wildfire periods and a leading cause of climate change is animal agriculture.
Our food system is unhealthy for the planet, and big changes in government subsidies are needed to rectify the dire situation.
Choices in purchasing have a social, political and environmental value. If everyone reduced their consumption of meat, the wildfires would immediately decrease.
Research analyses subsidies and policies to show how the meat and dairy lobby is stifling the alternative protein sector, which has a much smaller environmental footprint.
Cattle reared for human consumption are having a massive ecological impact on the natural environment.
Animal agriculture is unethical and inhumane regardless of what is said on the food label with welfare labels in the U.S. often being a form of humane-washing.
Actress and long-time vegan, Alicia Silverstone, explains the reasons why people should keep fish off their plates.
Pigs on pig farms being raised for consumption are treated with extreme cruelty. The shocking extent of this has been revealed by a report by Mercy For Animals.
Activists secretly filmed chickens “collapsing in agony, deformed and dying” at farms supplying the “ethical” supermarket Co-op.
Meat giant, Tyson Foods, has announced the closure of four of its chicken plants following a decline in demand for some of its products.
The advertisement was pulled from TV after viewers complained, but advocacy group Viva! says it deserves air time.
Factory farming is encroaching on the UK dairy industry with dire consequences for animal rights.