Removing the wattles is sometimes called "dewattling". Piers Biernefor instance, has criticized existing studies for ignoring socially accepted practices such as animal slaughter and vivisection that might be linked to violence against humans. Battered women report that they are prevented from leaving their abusers because they fear what will happen to the animals in their absence.
Kim Reynolds, Governor of Iowa Goal: The groups state that the law is unconstitutional and violates the First Amendment rights of would-be whistleblowers looking to expose animal abuse and inhumane working conditions on factory farms. Under the current legislation, it is illegal to film, photograph or make audio recordings at agricultural facilities, making it difficult to report abuse or bring abusers to justice.
This law must be repealed. As agricultural industry giants are fighting hard to prevent allegations of abuse from going public, we must do what we can to make sure that those who cause harm to animals are not protected under the law.
This troubling trend must be brought to an end. Sign the petition below to demand that the governor of Iowa support the overturning of this potentially unconstitutional law.
This law protects potential and current abusers, and poses a threat to animals, agricultural employees and public safety as a whole. More protections are needed for animals and the public, not less.
We, the undersigned, demand that this dangerous law be overturned and that you do what you can to ensure that it is repealed.The majority of our staff have had factory farms come to their own communities.
Now we’re helping rural citizens and farmers take on the injustices of industrial animal . Information pertaining to the Iowa Legislature as well as the Executive and Judicial branch in as much as they relate to the legislative branch.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is the government's premier source of career guidance featuring hundreds of occupations—such as carpenters, teachers, and veterinarians.
Revised every 2 years, the latest version contains employment projections for the decade. Agricultural pollution refers to biotic and abiotic byproducts of farming practices that result in contamination or degradation of the environment and surrounding ecosystems, and/or cause injury to humans and their economic interests.
The pollution may come from a variety of sources, ranging from point source water pollution (from a single discharge .
Intensive animal farming or industrial livestock production, also known as factory farming, is a production approach towards farm animals in order to maximize production .
Director’s Note: The science and research done on the true impacts of animal agriculture is always growing. The statistics used in the film were based on the best information we had available while producing the film.