Factory Farming Is Inhumane

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What do you think factory farming is? Do you think it’s inhumane? Factory farming is how we get our food, there are cows, chickens, pigs, turkeys, etc. The farmers inject the animals with antibiotics to make them grow bigger. The animals grow so big they can’t hold their weight, the females have to get pregnant so the farmers can make more money for the animals, they get locked up in cages and do not have fresh air or sunlight. This is how it is for most to all of the animals. Factory farming is inhumane to any animal. This essay will address what factory farms do to the animals and what they do with all of the manure. My claim is factory farming is inhumane to any animals that are being farmed.

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Factory Farm Map states, “Factory farms produce millions of gallons of manure that can spill into waterways from leaking storage lagoons or fields where manure is over-applied to soil. Manure generates hazardous air pollutants and contains contaminants that can endanger human health. Neighbors of factory farms, as well as the workers in them, often suffer intensely from overwhelming odors and related headaches, nausea and other long-term health effects.” This reveals that farmers should not have lagoons because lagoons are bad for residents that live around the lagoons.
Factory farms are can be good for any animal that they farm. I understand your point but, however, some factory farms do the right thing and do not hurt the animals but a lot of farms do hurt the animals. Factory farming is good for animals of all sorts, some people say factory farming is less expensive. Green Garage tells us, “With the use of factory farms, the prices of food have drastically dropped. The main reason for this is that food are being processed and produced at a faster rate by employing efficient processes.” This illustrates that factory farming can be good for animals they

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