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Is The Next Pandemic On Our Plate

COVID-19 has highlighted the dangers of ignoring potential crises until they are hard upon us. Other crises - climate change. antibiotic resistance, biodiversity loss, and water…

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COVID-19 - GUIDANCE ON THE HUMANE SLAUGHTER OF ANIMALS ON FARM

The Coronavirus pandemic gives rise to the possibility that animals may need to be killed on-farm, for example, if feed cannot be delivered or if the animals cannot be transported…

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Biosecurity and Factory Farming

One of the main arguments made in support of the factory farming of animals is that it provides greater biosecurity and hence minimises infectious disease outbreaks on farm and…

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Compendium: The complete guide to broiler chickens

A collection of resources about broiler chickens

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Pig Sentience

Examples from the scientific literature of the many impressive ways that pigs display their sentiency.

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How to transition to a nourishing, sustainable, equitable and humane food system

If we want a better system we will need to embark on far-reaching changes. The question is, how can these be achieved?

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What kinds of agriculture will help us reach the sustainable development goals?

Compassion’s new article in the UN Environment Perspective Series explores the kinds of agricultural practices that will help us reach the Sustainable Development Goals. The…

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Until the Seas Run Dry

Until the Seas Run Dry - how industrial aquaculture is plundering the oceans

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Why Fish Welfare Matters: The Evidence for Fish Sentience

What is sentience, why sentience matters and how we know fish that fish are sentient beings.

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Industrial animal agriculture will put several SDGs out of reach August 2018

The FAO recognises that industrial livestock production “may occur at the expense ofdiminishing the market opportunities and competitiveness of small rural producers”.1 TheWorld…

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