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Relating to or marked by intensity; denoting a form of treatment by means of very large doses or of substances possessing great strength or activity.
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Rel. to or marked by intensity.
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Soil Association's Campaigns and Policy Co-ordinator, Mr Richard Young, who commissioned the report, said: "It is not widely known that pigs, poultry and even cattle are getting antibiotics on a daily basis, both to make them grow faster and in an attemp t to control the diseases caused by intensive livestock production.
They have teamed up to explore how thermochemical conversion technologies could be used to generate bioenergy from manure--a resource that the United States, with its intensive livestock production, has in abundance.
Now, however, the crop is rarely seen growing in the area - a legacy of the changes in the last century which persuaded many farmers to switch to intensive livestock production.

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