The enormous quantities of animal
waste that factory farms produce every year in the US, almost two
trillion pounds, pollute our soil and water.
To find out the extent of pollution
in your state visit
http://www.scorecard.org/env-releases/aw/ . On
this site you can also read the latest animal waste report and learn
about how you can take action and help protect humans, animals and
As Christians, we are called to be
good stewards of all of God’s Creation. Contaminating the
environment, destroying our health and causing suffering to animals
do not honor God, and do not show obedience to our Creator. The
transition to a plant-based diet shows love and compassion to all
creatures, and helps to restore our health and the environment.