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6 edition of Human Issues in Animal Agriculture (Texas a & M University Agriculture Series, No. 2) found in the catalog.

Human Issues in Animal Agriculture (Texas a & M University Agriculture Series, No. 2)

by H. O. Kunkel

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Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural science,
  • Anthropology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Animal welfare,
  • Animal Science (Specific Aspects),
  • Technology And Public Policy,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Industries - General,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Livestock industry,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Agriculture & Animal Husbandry - General,
  • Animal industry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8218256M
    ISBN 100890969272
    ISBN 109780890969274

    Food quality and safety. Bioethics. Animal welfare and animal rights. Biotechnology. Environmental concerns and human health issues. Contemporary Issues in Animal Agriculture, Third Edition discusses some of the major controversial issues impacting animal production. The author critically evaluates societal concerns, presents several points of view, Price: $ Animal-free agriculture, or veganic farming, consists of farming methods that do not use animals or animal products. Animal-free growers do not keep domesticated animals and do not use animal products such as farmed animal manures or animal parts (bone meal, blood meal, fish meal). Emphasis is placed on using green manures instead.. Animal-free farming may use .

      Raising animals for the purpose of human consumption appears to be something of a moral and ethical dilemma, and here's why: Animals including cattle, sheep, chickens, hogs, geese, ducks, goats, and all others are living, thinking, feeling beings Most people like most animals - some animals we even invite into our homes and keep as pets, a special designation . Great book. A good read for students who's majors are in agriculture. Contemporary Issues in Animal Agriculture was a book that I needed for one of my college courses at the University of Georgia. The author of this book has a good sense humor and has a few hidden jokes in his book. An easy keeper for a student's after graduation collection.

    food security, agricultural sustainability, human nutrition, animals, animal products The Issue In a recent editorial in Science, Donald Kennedy discussed the critical need for increased funding for agricultural research because of the challenges associated with feeding the world's rapidly expanding population and correctly identified food. The major theme of this book is environmental preservation by controlling release of undesirable greenhouse gases to realize the sustainable development of animal agriculture. Technology exists for the effective collection of methane generated from anaerobic fermentation of animal effluent and its use as a biomass energy source. Fossil fuel consumption can be reduced and .


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Human Issues in Animal Agriculture (Texas a & M University Agriculture Series, No. 2) by H. O. Kunkel Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Animal Agriculture: Sustainability, Challenges and Innovations discusses the land-based production of high-quality protein by livestock and poultry and how it plays an important role in improving human nutrition, growth and health. With exponential growth of the global population and marked rises in meat consumption per capita, demands for animal-source protein are.

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Some of these issues include consumption of animal products and human health, global warming, biotechnology and animal rights. Animal agriculture is not only bad for the animals that are bred into existence for the sole purpose of being slaughtered, but it’s also bad for both the environment and human health as well.

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The book will be invaluable for anyone involved with animal welfare issues on an academic level or those involved with the integration of these principles into current care and handling issues facing agriculture, companion, laboratory, wild, or zoo animals.".

The Pros And Cons Of Animal Testing Words | 4 Pages. advocate for animal rights, and therefore part of the animal rights movement. The torture and killing of innocent non-human animals needs to be stopped; this includes animal testing for biomedical research and in science, commercial animal agriculture, and fur farming.

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Volume 33 March - December Decemberissue 4. Symposium on Labor, Gender and New Sources of Agrarian Change. Septemberissue 3. Thus, animal agriculture plays an important role in improving human nutrition, growth and health, as well as economical, political and social stability in society.

However, more than 10% of the world's population suffered from chronic deficiencies of nutrients (particularly protein and microminerals) in Animal Issues ARE People Issues. As the above facts illustrate, the animal agriculture industry has wide-reaching effects. Factory farms disregard animal.

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Even if your compassion does not extend directly to the non-human animals we eat (cows, pigs, and chickens), you must also recognize the negative health and social impact the animal agriculture industry has on humans. Animal agriculture as an ethical concern is rarely a topic of conversation on this campus.

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This book objectively deals with a number of important issues that are affecting livestock production and the public perception of animal production on a global basis.

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Human influence on the land is accelerating because of rapid population growth and increasing food requirements. To stress the interactions between society and the environment, the driving forces (D), pressures (P), states (S), impacts (I), and. human civilization for millennia.

Animal products include foods such as milk, meat and eggs that are rich in important nutrients. Furthermore, animal agriculture provides organic fertilizer, labor, hides and hair to clothe, horns and bones for tools, and energy, and serves for education, entertainment and spirituality.

Animal agriculture also. Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals is a book by Australian philosopher Peter is widely considered within the animal liberation movement to be the founding philosophical statement of its ideas. Singer himself rejected the use of the theoretical framework of rights when it comes to human and nonhuman animals.

Following Jeremy. Y. Liu, J. Chen, in Encyclopedia of Ecology (Second Edition), Livestock and Animal Wastes. Animal wastes have been applied as organic manure in traditional farming and remain a relative large source of recyclable phosphorus in modern agriculture.

According to the latest estimate from China, beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine, and poultry produced MMT P contained in animal. Food quality and safety.

Bioethics. Animal welfare and animal rights. Biotechnology. Environmental concerns and human health issues. Contemporary Issues in Animal Agriculture, Third Edition discusses some of the major controversial issues impacting animal production.

The author critically evaluates societal concerns, presents several points of Reviews: 6.The horrors of animal agriculture have been revealed through numerous investigations, but animals aren’t the only victims of meat there is no question that farmed animals endure the absolute worst forms of cruelty and violence in this industry, the implications of animal agriculture’s vast destructiveness extend to humans as well, threatening the rights .