Far too many people in animal industries and in academic animal science have failed to attend to the many signs that society is seriously concerned with animal treatment in agriculture, preferring to believe that these concerns are the sole purview of extremists and will go away if ignored. All evidence indicates that this is not the case and that if agriculture is to maintain its autonomy and avoid onerous legislation penned by concerned but agriculturally naive citizens, it must temper its quest for efficiency and productivity by a return to the principles of animal husbandry. Any profession or subgroup of society allowed the freedom by society to pursue its goals in its own way must always be able to assure society in general that its activities are in harmony with consensual social ethical concerns.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Weight Loss All Star

Weight Loss All Star

Are you looking to lose weight or even just tone up? What is stopping you from having the body you want and help you feel great at the same time? I created Weight Loss All-Star for all those wanting to lose weight, and keep the weight off. I know how hard it is to do diets and stick with them, and get the motivation to get up and exercise.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment