01 Mar '17, 5pm

Cows do not want ‘free range’ milk: https://t.co/4ZZ4HuCoU7

The ‘free range’ movement is viewed as a significant achievement by welfarists, who aim to improve the conditions under which non-human animals are used and slaughtered. As the chairman of the NFU (National Farmers Union) dairy board said, “No matter what system farmers choose, it’s about happy, healthy cows which are vital to producing high quality dairy products.” Do these claims stand up to any degree of scrutiny? Every cow reared under the Pasture Promise program will be subject to the same process as non-free-range dairy cows. This involves forcibly impregnating the female, on a device that the dairy industry calls the ‘rape rack’. Once she has given birth, she may or may not spend a day with her baby, before the child is taken away. If the baby is male, he will be shot immediately or led into veal crates. If the baby is female, she will undergo the same process as he...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2017/03/01/cows-do-not-want-free-...

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