Animal welfare is a requisite component for how we operate our plants and other company-owned facilities, which include cattle feedlots, turkey farms and turkey hatcheries in North America, as well as chicken farms and hatcheries in other countries.
Native Americans inhabited the area around Taylor-Bray Farm for several millennia before the arrival of Europeans in the 17th century.
It is good practice for food companies to identify whether, and why, farm animal welfare is relevant to the success of their business.
How can the food system raise the healthiest animals with the utmost dignity and care?
While the findings don’t prove that puppies prevent asthma, they do suggest that expectant parents may not need to give away the family pet for fear their baby might develop asthma from being around the dog, said lead study author Tove Fall of Uppsala University in Sweden.
“To let children have a pet in their home is likely to enrich the family life in many ways, and perhaps also enriches the child’s microbiome and immune system,” Fall said by email.
The analysis included about 276,000 school-age kids, including nearly 22,000 with a parent who owned a dog during the child’s first year of life and about 950 with a parent who worked with farm animals.
Overall, about 11,600 had an asthmatic event during their seventh year of life.
Today, the health and wellbeing of animals associated with our protein business is optimized through our animal feed products, the work we do with our farmer partners, and the education we provide to our processing facility employees.
At Cargill, we’ve been exploring this question for decades, beginning with our work in animal nutrition dating back more than 70 years ago.
In 1958, we established a research center near Minneapolis dedicated to improving the welfare and nutrition of chickens, turkeys, pigs, and over time, dairy and beef cattle, and fish.
Sometimes Golden Globe-nominated actress, sometimes platinum-selling pop superstar Hailee Steinfeld‘s had a pretty solid run thus far as an artist, including her Top 30 self-service 2015 love anthem “Love Myself” and last year’s “Starving” with Grey featuring Zedd, which climbed just outside the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100.
Is her new “swipe right” anthem with Digital Farm Animals her next big moment on the music scene? 3), the multitalented singer-actress teams up with Nick Gale, better known as Digital Farm Animals, on a bouncy dance-pop collaboration called “Digital Love,” which was written in Copenhagen and inspired by a conversation with James Newman “about a stint of a disastrous relationship and a number of unusual experiences for Newman on mobile dating sites.” “Being the good friend I am, I decided to make a song out of James’ troubles,” Digital Farm Animals explains in an accompanying press release.