Dairy Sales Drop So Industry Dumps 43M Gallons of Milk

Dairy demand is dropping – and fast. Milk consumption keeps declining with each generation as more and more consumers moo-ve on to plant-based milks of the future, which are free of cholesterol and cruelty. So what’s next for the dairy industry? Well, it’s already been begging for government bailouts, desperately attempting to squash almond milk sales, and it even got involved in a deadly …

Lawsuit Claims Chicken Industry Killed Birds to Illegally Inflate Prices

Chickens are forced to endure some of the worst abuses in animal agribusiness, and Compassion Over Killing works to bring their suffering, and that of all farmed animals, to light. Our investigators have revealed birds buried alive in pits, and newly hatched chicks ground alive or left to slowly die. Despite desperate efforts by the industry to hide such abuse, COK continues to be an …

Class Action Settlement: US Dairy Industry to Pay $52 Million in Price-Fixing Conspiracy that Killed Cows and Cheated Consumers

As Compassion Over Killing has exposed time and again, the dairy industry has consistently shown its lack of regard for animal welfare — from newborn calves who are taken away from their mothers to “spent” cows shipped off to slaughter. That’s hardly where the unethical behavior ends. According to a class action lawsuit filed in 2011, the industry’s also milking …