Chickens & Eggs

Chickens’ Lives – Facing the Unappetizing Facts

housed in dark buildings the size of football fields, each holding 20-30,000 tightly-packed babies. forced to grow 3 1/2 times faster than is natural, so fast that their hearts and lungs cannot support the requirements of their body weight, resulting in congestive heart failure. raised in a toxic waste environment comprised of excretory ammonia fumes, […]

Cage-Free Eggs – Are They Really a Humane Alternative?

What does it cost for a dozen eggs? Not in dollars and cents, but the price paid by the chickens that are raised to provide them. The animal food industry is nearly invisible to the average consumer, and for good reason. Most animal foods – meat, dairy and eggs – come from factory farm operations […]