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Animal-Welfare Audits: A Strategic Move for Meat Processors

Opinion

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With today’s average consumer three to four generations removed from the farm or ranch, resulting market forces regarding animal care move the burden of proof downstream from the producer to the meat-processing plant. The requirement to implement internal policies that document and audit commercial practices with regard to animal welfare now resides with plant operators…. Continue Reading