Calling factory farming reprehensible from a Christian perspective is ludicrous, especially when we are asked to do everything in our power to undermine the values and social structures that this industry is built on in the first place.
A virus that is infecting and killing piglets in the U.S. may be driving the price of pork up. Consumers literally bringing home the bacon may soon be paying more for their favorite breakfast lunch of dinner over the next few months.
Animal rights group Mercy for Animals Canada has condemned the treatment of pigs at a Puratone Corp. Farm near Arborg, Manitoba. The group secretly shot video footage of maltreatment of pigs on the farm during August and September 2012.