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Factory farms bad for the environment?

  • Farm Sanctuary claims to have seen dumping of raw waste by factory farms
  • 2006 UN report says livestock are major contributors to environmental problems

America is taking a closer look at factory farms. Now, some critics are saying they aren't just cruel, but they're also bad for our lakes, rivers and streams.

Jane Velez-Mitchell spoke to Gene Baur, president and co-founder of Farm Sanctuary, who discusses his findings in his book, Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food.

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