If you haven’t yet browsed the book CAFO — The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories at the Algoma Public Library, search it on the internet. Here’s a quick link to the website: www.cafothebook.org/thebook_myths_5.htm.
Also, use this list of topics to consider, understand and learn more about. When you type in your search topic, precede it with the word CAFO, i.e., (CAFO,air and water quality). It’s amazing how much you’ll find and how one site builds on the next.
1. Air and Water Quality
2. Karst Topography
3. Irrigation systems and high capacity wells
4. Damaged infrastructure
5. Liability for clean-up
6. Reduced property values
7. Immigrant worker issues
8. Moratorium on CAFO expansion
9. Lack of enforcement and oversight
10. Antibiotics and Hormones in manure