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Pig Cruelty

McDonald's To Demand That Pork Suppliers End Cruel Practice

AP | By DAVID PITT | Posted 02.14.2012 | Home

DES MOINES, Iowa -- McDonald's Corp. said Monday it will require its U.S. pork suppliers to provide plans by May to phase out crates that tightly conf...

Resistance to Factory Pig Farming Gathers Steam

Tracy Worcester | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Tracy Worcester

Between 2005 and 2009, I made Pig Business by tracking US pork giant Smithfield Foods, Inc. as it swept into Poland and took advantage of cheap labor, poorly enforced environmental laws, and a government fragile in its post-communist years.