CAFO – Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation is any farming operation with over 1,000 “animal units” ( 1 animal unit = 1 beef cow = 50 young pigs)
The above interview on Democracy Now! was prompted by the largest egg recall ( over half a billion eggs ) in US history after 13,000 people got ill with Salmonella poisoning.
In this edition of Democracy Now! there is also a report on