Q: What can you do with 87,000 pounds of shit? A: I don't know, but think fast, factory farms produce that much every second
In this chapter of Eating Animals, Foer pulls back the curtain to reveal the end product (literally) of the factory farming system: shit. Boatloads of shit. Communities surrounded by shit. Landscapes overrun by shit. Shit in the air, shit in the water, shit in the food.