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Factory farming and ethics

Factory farming and ethics

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UM professor supports raising chickens

By Staff

April 14, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

From the street, there is nothing different about University of Massachusetts Professor of Plants, Soils and Insect Sciences John Gerber’s house. Its neat gardens, brick front and beige siding give it a distinctly suburban look...

Hens may find new homes in Amherst

By Lily Hicks

February 6, 2011

Filed under Archives, Local News

If Amherst’s town meeting next May approves a zoning amendment, Amherst residents might have some new neighbors. They might also have some fresh eggs. The amendment, which is currently under active consideration at the Planning Board’s Zoning Subcommittee, would make it easier for people living in denser areas of the town to...