Daily Archives: August 14, 2013

Beef Industry Urged to be Vigilant About Animal Welfare

Beef Industry Urged to be Vigilant About Animal Welfare

P.J. Griekspoor

Beef Producer

Self-regulation too often means no regulation at all and the beef industry should steer clear of those who would move in that direction, says Chris Reinhardt a professor in the Kansas State University Animal Sciences and Industry department.

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National Beef Packing, JBS Won’t Ban Feed Additive Shunned by Tyson Foods

National Beef Packing, JBS Won’t Ban Feed Additive Shunned by Tyson Foods

Ian Berry and Jesse Newman

Wall Street Journal

National Beef Packing Co. and JBS SA (JBSAY, JBSS3.BR) said Monday they would not change their cattle-buying practices after rival Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) announced last week it would stop processing animals fed with a widely used animal supplement.

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