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Dec 29, 2022

“Chicken farmers have been organizing and sacrificing their livelihoods to speak out about how far big businesses will go in their search for profits. Because of these farmer advocates, we know that people who raise baby birds for human consumption are trapped in an unfair system that makes life miserable for them, as well as for the birds.” By Hemi Kim at


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Under Contract Documentary: 

Chicken house converted to Hemp Farming: 

Chicken house converted to Mushroom Farming: 

Rich Roll Episode “Shocking Truths About Chicken Farming” 


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