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The Worst Kind of Meat

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  • The first large-scale animal farms were designed to protect egg-laying hens from predators and extreme weather, but quickly grew to include meat farmers who used technical advances to increase profits
  • Today, concentrated animal feeding operations are often run by contract farmers who are under the thumb of large corporations; the farmers often invest millions in facilities and equipment while being paid a flat rate
  • Corporations are fighting for global domination of the meat market through large mergers, buyouts and even bribing of politicians that have in some instances resulted in billion dollar fines and prison sentences

By Dr. Mercola

The first large-scale animal farm factories appeared in the early 1970s, designed for egg-laying hens. However, it wasn't long before beef and pork producers followed suit with the aim to reduce overhead and increase profits, which also reduced the quality of the meat produced.


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