Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act

Only an annual budget proviso keeps USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service from providing equine inspection services. Without USDA inspection, horses cannot be slaughtered in the U.S. for human consumption.   

Whether or not the proviso gets included in each year’s annual federal budget has almost been like a flip-of-the
Continue Reading A permanent ban on horse slaughter might replace that yearly budget proviso