Good farming is the greatest form of artistic expression. Farmers create the bridge between nature and human nourishment. Food as the product of the agricultural arts goes beyond any image on the wall of a gallery or museum. Good eating, in that sense, could be considered one of the most integrated forms of art appreciation.
Artificial insemination of cattle is like a Congressional vote-----the constituency isn't told what is happening to them, they can't get away, most of the vital damage is done in a dark place, the administrator is not affected by the act, and months later shockingly irreversible.