Monday, 15 December 2014

Out to Pasture.

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Rose Stevens said... Page 20 of Green Vision. says. CFIA has an inherent conflict of interest ....." Our food security and safety are threatened directly by agribusiness, as factory farms, crowd chickens, turkeys, cows and pigs into inhumane and unhygienic conditions.. For centuries, family farms were the foundation of our society and economy. Over the last five decades, federal policies, subsidies and changing technologies. have shifted food production from small ecologically sustainable family farms to giant agribusiness. This shift has given multi national corporations control over our food supply. Meanwhile. farmers increasingly rely on off the farm income to survive."

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