UPC President Dr. Karen Davis joins Latitude LR49 Radio, in British Columbia, Canada, today, to discuss the avian flu epidemic and response of the chicken industry in British Columbia. Following our half-hour interview at 1:00 ET, 4:00 PT, people can download the interview to their own computer from producer/host Arlene Longson's website to listen at their leisure at : http://www.girlsgofishing.com/radio.htm
Karen Davis, PhD is the founder and president of United Poultry Concerns , a nonprofit organization that promotes the compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl. She is the author of A Home for Henny ; Prisoned Chickens, Poisoned Eggs: An Inside Look at the Modern Poultry Industry ; Instead of Chicken, Instead of Turkey: A Poultryless "Poultry" Potpourri (vegan cookbook); and More Than a Meal: The Turkey in History, Myth, Ritual, and Reality .
United Poultry Concerns holds its 5 th annual Forum August 21-22 in Norfolk, Virginia, on "Mad Cows to Mad Chickens: What Insiders Can Tell You About Agribusiness, Animal Liberation, and Your Diet." For information visit: http://upc-online.org/alerts/22004forum.htm
Tune in today: Latitude LR49 Radio, British Columbia! www.girlsgofishing.com/radio.htm