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Factory Pig Farm Threatens Environmental Treasure

Imagine the most beautiful place in your state. It's so nice! Now, imagine six thousand hogs pooping all over that place. Not so nice, right? That, in an extremely oversimplified way, is what th…

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Getting to Know Your Bacon

By Jeff Opperman, The Nature Conservancy While visiting friends in Toronto, I spotted a small poster tacked behind their toaster that read: "Bacon is like a little hug from God." So true, I thou…

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7 Reasons Not to Eat Factory-Farmed Food

By Rachel Cernansky, Planet Green We've all heard about the evils of factory farms, but sometimes it's useful to take a look at things from a comprehensive perspective. Maybe you know about t…

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