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News Icon 5/10/2024

5 urgent reasons to reduce your consumption of animal products

You can help reduce your impact on Earth by cutting out or significantly restricting your consumption of animal products. Read why.

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News Icon 5/2/2024

What do pigs eat?

Unveil the truth about what pigs really eat in today's industrialized farming landscape versus the idyllic scenes of small farms. Explore the impact of industrialization on pig diets, from confined crates to limited nutrition.

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News Icon 4/26/2024

Murky Waters: The Environmental Cost of Intensive Animal Farming

Discover the environmental toll of intensive animal farming on water quality and public health. Learn how concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) contribute to harmful algal blooms and explore regenerative solutions to mitigate pollution.

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News Icon 4/15/2024

HUMAN FACES: Jessie Jarmon, North Carolina

Explore the impact of intensive pig farming in eastern North Carolina through the compelling story of Jessie Jarmon, a military veteran turned advocate. Discover the environmental and public health challenges posed by CAFOs.

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News Icon 4/10/2024

What is a CAFO?

Discover the truth behind CAFOs (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations) and their impact on animals, the environment, and public health in the United States. Uncover the realities of factory farming, from animal cruelty to environmental…

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News Icon 4/5/2024

Developing a CAFO Moratorium toolkit

Discover how Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) is empowering communities to fight back against the environmental and social impacts of factory farming with their AI-generated CAFO Moratorium Toolkit. Learn how CIWF is supporting efforts to…

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News Icon 4/4/2024

Growing Greener: Organic Farming vs. Regenerative Agriculture

Often used interchangeably, regenerative agriculture and organic farming have clear distinctions in philosophy, biodiversity, approach to soil and impact on animal welfare.

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News Icon 3/28/2024

What is the Better Chicken Commitment?

The Better Chicken Commitment is the leading set of standards for broiler welfare driving the food industry towards higher welfare practices, which Compassion in World Farming uses to measure BCC progress in our annual ChickenTrack report.

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News Icon 3/7/2024

Balancing Animal Welfare and Environmental Concerns: A Path to Sustainable Solutions

Discover strategies to balance chicken welfare and environmental impact in broiler production. Explore insights from Compassion in World Farming's paper, offering pathways for sustainability.

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News Icon 3/1/2024

From factory farms to the most remote areas of the world: Bird flu is spreading again

Discover the alarming spread of bird flu, from commercial flocks to remote Antarctic colonies. Learn how factory farming exacerbates the issue and explore solutions for major farming reform. Read more here.

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