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Factory Farmers OK with Millions of Florence-Drowned Animals

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East coast factory farmers knew from 1999 Hurricane Floyd that animals would die from Florence flooding. They also knew they would be reimbursed for their "losses" through USDA-taxpayer programs as well as through insurance. In the days ahead I will name the factory farmers who willfully let innocent, helpless pigs, turkeys and millions of chickens drown and the food companies they supply.

Factory Farmers leave their animals to die in hurricanes
Factory Farmers leave their animals to die in hurricanes
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Martha Rosenberg is an award-winning investigative public health reporter who covers the food, drug and gun industries. Her first book, Born With A Junk Food Deficiency: How Flaks, Quacks and Hacks Pimp The Public Health, is distributed by Random (more...)

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