David Kirby, author of the new book "ANIMAL FACTORY - The Looming Threat of Industrial Pig, Dairy and Poultry Farms to Humans and the Environment" (St. Martin's Press) will be in Western Illinois on May 27 and 28 to speak about the social, environmental and health effects of animal factory farming, and what can be done on both the personal and policy levels to encourage more pasture-based, independent animal agriculture in the United States.
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