Most of the meat eaten globally is raised in concentrated animal feeding operations (or CAFOs), points out Krissy Kasserman. “We have a lot of evidence that previous outbreaks have arisen in factory farms,” she says. “I think that in focusing our anger on wet markets, we’re ignoring the way that most people eat all around the world.”
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Bayer has been aggressive in refusing to accept that Roundup, Monsanto’s most important product, causes cancer.
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After this fifth-generation New Zealand sheep and cattle farmer was diagnosed with an auto-immune disease, he began reading up on healthy living and what sort of agricultural systems produced the best foods. It took him down a path of learning about how food could be produced with greater nutritional integrity. This led him to organics, and then onto the next level - organic regenerative agriculture.
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“By and large, we’re all doing pretty well, those of us who are direct to consumer,” said Mark Amato, the president of the Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation.
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Making changes costs money, so many growers hesitate to switch practices. Recent research may encourage them.
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Chef Dan Barber weighs in on what he says is a "generational catastrophe" for local food production.
"My realization is that I’m a food processor. I’m not a chef, right now. I’m a food processor. But think about American food culture: That’s the most degrading thing you can call someone, next to saying they’re a Monsanto executive. Food processor? You’ve cursed them up, because our understanding of food processors is that they turn out food that’s demonstrably less nutritious and delicious, usually from a source that degrades the environment."
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Rethinking our food system. We know how to grow, regenerate and sustain a better food system for tomorrow. Now we just have to support it.
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