Tag: animal welfare

Dec 23 2017

Ten facts you need to know about the chicken and eggs on your table

There are a lot of myths about the way chickens are farmed in Australia. Shutterstock Sonia Yun Liu, University of Sydney When I am asked by friends what I do for living, I tend to raise eyebrows because my job is somewhat odd to many city people. That’s because I’m a poultry nutritionist. Typically, the …

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Dec 20 2017

What You Need To Know About Pork – Food Dialogues

If visions of mistreated animals injected with a continuous supply of hormones and antibiotics leave you feeling confused and terrified about your food choices—this post is for you. I’m cutting through many myths about how pork is produced, so you can rest assured you are making the right choices. For this post I interviewed Wanda …

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Dec 17 2013

Sometimes we are mean to our cows.

Well this is awkward. I have spent the last two years talking about our farm and how much I love my cows. If you have read more than a few posts here I hope that you understand my deep love for the cows in my care, “my girls“. That being said sometimes I am mean …

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