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Chicken Farms Polluting the Environment

About 10% of the pollution running from the state of Maryland into the Chesapeake Bay is a consequence of the 1 billion of pounds of waste produced by chicken farms. Although Maryland requires that large farms have management plans for minimizing the amount of waste spread as fertilizer on land, it has no requirements for how poultry facilities should limit runoff; and therefore, farmers who raise chickens or use poultry litter as fertilizer receive minimal or no oversight from the state.

To read the full article please visit An environmental game of chicken

Polluting God's Creation by exploiting animals and resources indiscriminately does not honor God; in fact, it only shows disobedience to God and brings misery to us and the rest of Creation.

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