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FDA’s Lip Service On Antibiotics

It sounds so good: “Farmers and ranchers will for the first time be required to get a prescription from a veterinarian before using antibiotics in cattle, pigs, chickens and other animals, federal food regulators announced on Wednesday,” according to the New York … Continue reading

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Drug-Resistant Staph Spells Trouble For Meat Industry

The Science has spoken. Nearly half of the meat and poultry (47 percent) sold in U.S. grocery stores is contaminated with staphylococcus aureus (“Staph”), a bacteria linked to a wide range of human diseases, and this bacteria is resistant to … Continue reading

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Eating Flesh Respectfully

“I’ve learned to have a relationship with an animal that is not a pet. This usually only happens when you live on a farm. Look at the chicks and the lambs, they are adorable… yet you have a different purpose … Continue reading

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About meat

Header Illustration Credit: foxypar4 To eat meat or not to eat meat, that is the question. It is a question that has been on my mind for quite a few years. I answer it for myself and have it settled … Continue reading

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