Animal Welfare in the News

Broadcast date: 
December 09, 2015

In this episode, we explore a recent news story about a farmer who is charged with breaking animal welfare laws, to the ire of many in the farming community. Rachel and Laura discuss the complicated nature of interpreting laws for individual situations and hopefully give some perspective to a legal process that can seem arbitrary and unfair to many. We also explore how we can educate our communities and authorities about the realities of farming.

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