Flies, stench, “dead boxes,” NC neighbors win lawsuit against industrial hog farm

It’s one thing to read in the scientific literature about the negative consequences of industrial swine production on nearby residents (e.g., here, here). It’s quite different to learn about the situation by reading documents from a lawsuit. The descriptions of the odor emanating from manure-filled lagoons was disgusting. I’ve read previously about confined animal feeding […]

Article source:Science Blogs

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