There Is a Way to Stop Tragic Livestock Fires

By Martha Rosenberg

This week more than 1,000 hogs were killed by a fire at the farm near the Carroll County community of Cutler in Central Indiana.

The dead included about 500 young pigs who died in a nursery barn. Flora Fire Chief Mike Cottrell said the age of the barns could have been a factor.

There is a reason hospital burn units have a high turnover of nurses. There is a reason the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist fire in New York City and the 2012 Tazreen Fashions fire in Bangladesh live on in the world’s consciousness. There is a reason …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green

    

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