ANIMAL AGRICULTURE NEWS

Agricultural giant exposed for deforestation and land grabbing

Agricultural giant exposed for deforestation and land grabbing

Two reports have exposed a global agriculture giant with having ties to deforestation, human rights issues, and land grabbing in Brazil’s fragile Cerrado region. Reports published by Friends of the Earth U.S. and The Network for Social Justice and Human Rights in...

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Why you need to stop eating chicken

Why you need to stop eating chicken

Chicken on supermarket shelves is often contaminated with antibiotic-resistant strains of campylobacter and salmonella, while factory farms and slaughterhouses are riddled with unhygienic practices.

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40 000 pigs culled in the UK

40 000 pigs culled in the UK

A shortage on butchers has led UK farmers to cull 40 000 pigs and there are still 200 000 stuck on farms in danger of meeting the same fate.

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Quitting meat can slow down climate change

Quitting meat can slow down climate change

Animal Agriculture uses 80 {85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of the earth’s resources; contributes to deforestation and is the cause of 14{85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of all CO2 emissions causing climate change.

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Cruelty on French pig farm revealed

Cruelty on French pig farm revealed

Undercover footage has revealed horrific cruelty on a French farm that distributes the pork to some of Britain’s biggest suppliers, such as Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s, and Morrisons.

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Greenwashing at COP26

Greenwashing at COP26

Organisations dedicated to protecting the financial interests of farmers are downplaying the role that animal agriculture plays in contributing to climate change.

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Why was COP26 silent on meat?

Why was COP26 silent on meat?

COP26 failed to address the biggest contributor to climate change, animal agriculture, even though sustainable food systems are key to ending climate crisis

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The environmental cost of millionaires

The environmental cost of millionaires

The world’s top one percent will be responsible for 16{85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of all carbon emissions by the year 2023, according to a recent study.

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Spain bans use of fertilizers

Spain bans use of fertilizers

Spanish officials have banned the use of fertilisers near one of Europe’s largest saltwater lagoons after five tons of dead fish washed up on its shores.

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