Farm Expert Interview 4: Dr. Lizzie Rowe

Dr Lizzie Rowe, is the senior research officer at the Sustainable Food Trust and a research associate at the University of Bristol.

Lizzie tells us how poor welfare and squalid conditions in factory farms causes stress & disease in animals. And how the knock on effects have the potential to unleash viruses to human populations. She strongly believes that high welfare farming “should not be a luxury”, it should be an imperative.

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