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Here is another good reason to restrict, or at least to well control, large industrial farms for animals like pigs.  It isn’t just the animals that spread disease between themselves – it would appear that they can spread diseases to the human population as well.


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OPINION   | March 12, 2009
Op-Ed Columnist:  Our Pigs, Our Food, Our Health
Cases of MRSA, a type of staph infection that is resistant to antibiotics, have raised concerns that agricultural practices in hog farms could be fueling a public health threat.


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