Exclusive: Case believed to be the first of its kind worldwide will challenge ministers over intensive animal agriculture
As a point of balance, RSPCA Freedom Food finishing pigs can be stocked at over 100kg per m2.
It is a major cause. But it's indirect.From the article......
They say it is a major cause of greenhouse gas emissions and risks starting new pandemics by spreading viruses, as well as causing deforestation, animal cruelty and antibiotic resistance.
A very sweeping statement trying to play on the current difficulties re Covid and climate change. It's a massive leap from a farrowing house to a global pandemic
As @Doc says, it needs some positive action from UK agriculture.