Friday, May 1, 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Friday, January 30, 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
"Stop tragedy unfolding on factory farms
Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 | Thank you to Mr. Fefchak, for saying what needs to be said. (“Factory Farming Invites New Diseases,” letter to the editor, Jan. 15). It is hard to witness this modern-day tragedy unfolding in factory farms. The attitude that we must fight against nature to win is obviously failing.
The balance of nature requires that animals have sunshine on their bodies, nutritious food, room to roam, and do what is natural to them, in order to thrive.
Hog producers need to muster up their courage and change their ways. Clean out the barns, give the animals comfortable bedding, especially the mothers and their babies, and provide access to the outdoors. Raise livestock in a more natural way. Let common sense prevail again.
The customers are there, waiting.
Thank you to the Brandon Sun for publishing John’s letter.
Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition January 20, 2015