• Video of abuse at pig farm also highlights common practices

    10 days ago - By Topix

    Recently released undercover video showing pigs being kicked, hit and punched at a Kentucky supplier for the world's largest meat producer drew prompt condemnation from animal rights groups and the agricultural industry alike. However, the images sandwiched in between - adult pigs in cages barely bigger than their bodies and a piglet squealing while being castrated - show still widely accepted industry practices, but were aimed at pressuring Brazilian-based JBS to abandon them.
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