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By David Kirby

Swine flu. chook flu. vast fish kills. Concentrations of melanoma and different ailments. remembers of infected meats, end result, and vegetables.

Recent public wellbeing and fitness crises bring up pressing questions on how our animal-derived foodstuff is raised and taken to industry. In Animal Factory, bestselling investigative journalist David Kirby exposes the robust company and political pursuits in the back of large-scale manufacturing facility farms, and tracks the far-reaching fallout that contaminates our air, land, and water supply—and our foodstuff itself.

In this completely researched publication, Kirby follows 3 humans from small cities throughout the USA whose lives are totally replaced through enormous neighboring animal farms. those farms confine millions of pigs, dairy livestock, and bird in small areas, frequently less than scary stipulations, and generate huge, immense volumes of organic waste in addition to different pollution. Weaving technological know-how, politics, mammoth company, and daily life, Kirby accompanies those citizens-turned-activists as they struggle to maintain their houses and groups.  

Animal Factory is a crucial e-book approximately our American foodstuff procedure long past extraordinarily wrong—and the folk who're battling to revive sustainable farming practices and secure traditional resources. 

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