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Ethically Sourced Protein Questions

Ethically Sourced Protein

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by 5 · August 25, 2014 at 5:36 PM

Hi everyone, going through a moral quandary here. So followed paleo for 2 years, absolutely LOVED IT, finally felt healthy and energised and strong...was really really great. Even began my own health/nutrition blog and health and fitness is now... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · August 23, 2014 at 9:20 PM

Is it ethical to inflict harm via a deficient diet to one's self? 

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by 436 · about 16 hours ago

I used to be a vegan and have been eating paleo for a couple months. Anyway, I have accepted that some meat is necessary for optimal health but I still have a very hard time with how meat is processed in the US. It is made worse because I live in... (more)

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Carl_Stawicki 0 · November 20, 2012 at 1:02 PM

You can start with http://www.eatwild.com/ and find local farms. Once you find someone you can contact them to find out about their operations. If they have nothing to hide they will welcome your inquiries and even invite you to the farm. It's... (more)

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by 982 · about 16 hours ago

Question reworded for clarity. Of course it seems obvious that to a degree it will..the real question is how much can it influence humane farming? Personally I see it having a greater influence than vegetarian or vegan. I once was a vegetarian... (more)

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Shari_Bambino 0 · May 12, 2012 at 3:03 AM

It seems clear to me that the paleo community as well as the other whole/real food communities are having an impact with regard to animal welfare. Simply from a supply/demand perspective the more we and others demand grass-fed/pastured animal... (more)

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by 384 · about 16 hours ago

I've been Paleo for awhile, but recently I've begun to realize how cruel and harmful unethical farming and husbandry is. While it is relatively cheap and easy to move over to local and sustainable sources of fruits and vegetables, it is much... (more)

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OddBallin 0 · March 20, 2012 at 11:51 AM

First off, I 100% applaud you for trying to source everything ethically. I try to, as well, and it can get difficult! Have you looked into finding a farm nearby that will sell you their odd cuts? I'm actually headed down to farm about an hour... (more)