Benefits Of AFO And Cafos

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This article touches on a little bit of everything. It starts out talking about what an AFO and CAFO are. Then it talks about the history and benefits of CAFOs. It talks about the problems with factory farms. The manure contaminates the groundwater due to the runoff. It also contaminates the surface water which can kill of anything that lives in the lakes or rivers. The size of factory farms and the gaseous emission cause poor air quality. The article talks about a study they did on air quality and the health risks involved with each type of gas that is in the air because of CAFOs. Another problem with factory farms is the antibiotics that are used. After eating meat, humans are getting infected with antibiotic-resistant pathogens. On the
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