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Time to turn the tide on industrial animal farming: path towards post-pandemic sustainable food systems

28 May, 2020

Daily woman's activities in Tajikistan. Photo by Noosfera

by Global Forest Coalition and GRAIN  One important lesson that we can draw from the COVID-19 pandemic that impacted almost every country in the world is that agro-industrial livestock production is causing grave illness for us, forests, and the planet overall.  As experts have said, in order to understand why viruses are becoming more dangerous, one must look at the industrial model of agriculture, and more specifically, livestock production. In doing so, it is equally important to take lessons from …

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