An additional 27,000 turkeys in Buena Vista Country, about an hour and a half away, were euthanized last week after the same virus was discovered in their flock. Although the culls may seem extreme, the virus is so deadly to birds that it can eradicate...
Since 2012, Mark Devries has been flying drones over America's largest factory farms. In new aerial footage, he reveals the sheer size of the lakes of shit that they create.
Meet the Gribbot. This automated meat machine might soon be given the precious task of using its carefully calibrated pincers to rip the breast meat from chicken carcasses, phasing out skilled workers at the same time.
In North Carolina, environmental groups say factory hog farms' vast lagoons of pig waste are disproportionately affecting poor and minority communities.
Big Meat’s rampant use of antibiotics—one of the biggest threats to public health of our time—isn't showing any signs of slowing down.
Idaho's farm lobby have been prodding legislators to take action against whistleblowing.
In California, cows too sick to walk are being killed and fed to schoolchildren. In Wyoming, video footage has discovered workers at a Tyson supplier kicking live piglets and pummeling mother pigs. These abuses went undiscovered by the USDA. We only...
Obviously, cockfighting is a barbaric blood sport. But is it that big of a problem compared to, say, chicken factory farms? Do we really want to send people to jail for it? And when did America start giving a shit about chickens?