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Does animal welfare have a spot in sustainable farming, or do the calls for of a emerging human inhabitants and the specter of weather swap suggest that the pursuits of animals needs to be set aside? will we enhance the best way we hold animals and nonetheless feed the realm – or is it a call among ethics and economics?

The goal of this ebook is to problem the "them-and-us" considering that units the pursuits of people and cattle opposed to one another and to teach that to be rather "sustainable," farming must contain, now not forget about, animal welfare. The authors of this extraordinary booklet come from a range of backgrounds: undefined, animal welfare firms, educational associations, and sensible farming. they're united in arguing that livestock subject and that sustainable farming should have animal welfare at its moral center, in addition to the creation of fit, cheap meals and deal with the environment.

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