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What are 3 cons of factory farming?

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Started: 3/3/2015 Category: Health
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omorris

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Contribute to Global Warming
Environmentally, wastes and manure from merged animal operations attribute for 3 times the waste the people produce, wastes which usually go unprocessed. These wastes are causative to emission which is swiftly warming the world and making water contamination as well as nationwide dead zones.

Power of the Wealthy
The business of factory farming and the powerful and wealthy pharmaceutical and agricultural lobbies is at present fighting laws which will mandate the stipulation of detail on harmful emissions.

Dangerous Pathogens Can Cause Illnesses
Factory farm enhances the danger of pathogens such as Salmonella and E.Coli which cause various illnesses. Small farms are over powered by factory farming. Factory farming also contaminate water and air.
The Price of Organic Food
Many Europeans and North Americans cite the expense of food as the main reason to avoid selecting organic food as well as to go on the cruelty to animals. As a matter of fact, the price of food in Northern America is relatively low. Think about the number of people in many developing countries feed themselves. That"s really expensive stipulation. In wealthy nations, food although purchasing all natural and kindly raised food is so expensive.
sidewinder

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I accept this debate and will be arguing that organic food is not the solution and that factory farming if done right is better for humanity as a whole.
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