CAFO (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation): The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories provides an unprecedented view of concentrated animal feeding. A survey funded by the beef industry found that 64 percent of American consumers are familiar with the term “factory farming.”. The CAFO Reader is possibly the most powerful indictment of factory farming ever compiled, with essays from 30 of the world’s leading experts. It also offers a .

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Sold by BooksBridge and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. It isn’t as thick as some of the books I have owned and read, but The size of the book and the pictures within are worth many, many pages. It confronts us with the animal equivalent of Abraham Lincoln’s condemnation of human slavery: Now we need to make changes – but how?

Inmeat and poultry consumption hit an all-time high of lbs per person, Erik Marcus notes in another essay. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: The CAFO Reader brings the tragic world of industrial food production into sharp focus with essays on every facet of factory farming: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The CAFO Reader is possibly the most powerful indictment of factory farming ever compiled, with essays from 30 of the world’s leading experts.

CAFO – The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories

Despite the increasing exposure the CAFO system is receiving, the quantity of meat eaten in the US has been steadily on the rise.

It should be taught in the classroom. CAFO collects essays from a variety vafo voices condemning the factory farm from animal welfare, humanitarian, environmental, and economic perspectives.


However, absent as it is of a vegetarian agenda, CAFO may be more palatable to skeptical omnivores. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Raising public awareness of money being king over the well being of our race and the husbandry of animals is always very important and this book does it well. It also offers a compelling vision for a healthier animal food system: Get to Know Us. Great resource with the most comprehensive information on this topic! It also offers a vision for a food trageey that leaves behind the horrific 20th century model of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations.

Showing of 33 reviews. Gwendolyn Layton rated it really liked it Nov 08, vafo Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. It is rhe the worst evil we can do, but caafo is the worst evil we can do to them. The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories. The only quibble I have with this book is that a rather garish “STOP factory farms” icon appears on the back cover. Best to let them look at the photos for themselves and come to their own conclusions.

My only real criticism is that it can be a bit repetitive because it is a compilation of essays from multiple authors.

I will use it induwtrial in my advocacy. CAFO belongs in every public library, and I was pleased to donate it to mine. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Kay rated it it was amazing Nov 12, Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Convincing omnivores to make some changes in their food choices is essential if we wish to see the most egregiousness abuses end.

The CAFO Reader: The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories

This book is a must read for anyone interested in where food comes from and why we must change our ways. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Want to Read saving…. Don’t have a Kindle?

Customers who bought this item also bought. My eyes have now been opened and I will never turn facfories from adding my voice and donations to stop this terrible evil of our times. Laura Finfrock rated it liked it Jul 16, I am in no way a environmentalist but I didn’t realise the damage these factory farms cause to the environment so it needs to stop. Lists with This Book.

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