Articles

October 24th, 2014
An Open Letter to Vegetarians and Vegans

Going vegan or vegetarian is admirable, and we at Farms Not Factories fully support it, hence the ‘go meat-free’ option… Read More

October 21st, 2014
Review of Ted Genoways’ ‘The Chain – Farm Factory and the Fate of our Food’

Here at Pig Pledge HQ we’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of The Chain by Ted Genoways. The Chain is… Read More

October 21st, 2014
Hurrah! The Pig Pledge has officially launched… on social media! (^(oo)^)

The Farms Not Factories team are pleased report that the launch of our Pig Pledge digital campaign last week was… Read More

October 20th, 2014
The Butchery writes about the Pig Pledge!

Farms Not Factories was excited to see our Pig Pledge campaign written up by one of our supporter butchers, The… Read More

October 17th, 2014
The Corporate Takeover of Our Food System

Until the 1950s most food was produced by small and mid-size family farms in ways that were both environmentally and… Read More

October 17th, 2014
FarmDrop ~ Reconnecting our Supply Chain

Want to support farmers who are raising pigs ethically? Take the Pig Pledge today and vote with your wallet every… Read More

October 16th, 2014
Wrecking Rural Economies & Communities

Farming has always exerted a strong influence on the rural landscape and it’s people, shaping it physically, providing economic stability… Read More

October 16th, 2014
Purton House Organics ~ Engaging With Their Community

Want to support farmers who are raising pigs ethically? Take the Pig Pledge today and vote with your wallet every… Read More

October 15th, 2014
Environmental Impacts

The food system has become  global, making the process of getting food onto our plates very complex. The combined effects… Read More

October 15th, 2014
Dean Forest Food Hub ~ Linking Producers and Consumers

Want to support farmers who are raising pigs ethically? Take the Pig Pledge today and vote with your wallet every… Read More

October 14th, 2014
Bellair Haye Farm ~ Returning to the Land

Want to support farmers who are raising pigs ethically? Take the Pig Pledge today and vote with your wallet every… Read More

October 14th, 2014
Animal Cruelty

Industrial pig production is a system designed for maximum efficiency, producing as much yield and profit as possible. This model… Read More