A Lotus Grows in Brooklyn

Cattle Vaccines Are Not the Answer!

In today’s New York Times:

After Delays, Vaccine to Counter Bad Beef Is Being Tested

Oh, great, let’s inject our food supply with more crap instead of fixing the problem at its source by feeding cattle grass, which makes their systems naturally resistant to E. coli,  and by not overcrowding them on factory farms that foster disease. Wonderful idea!

Photo of Harris Ranch feedlot in California by FarmSanctuary on Flickr, used under Creative Commons license.


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Is it me or does that photo smell?

Comment by fictionadvocate

As I happen to know, Fictionadvocate, that you are someone who has also driven up I-5 past the Harris Ranch, I think you KNOW how this smells. That is NOT a healthy environment.

Comment by Carrie M

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