Us & The Planet
"Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet."
Animal welfare is not the only issue raised by factory farming, it causes damage to the environment and our health too.
Concentrating large numbers of animals in factory farms contributes to environmental degradation from the need to grow feed, pollution from manure waste, and overuse of limited resources.
High stocking density also requires increased use of antibiotics and pesticides to stop the spread of disease and infestation caused by these crowded living conditions.