Pigs: Genetic alteration

Not only have pigs been fed Ractopamine for years in the USA, which makes them leaner but may give humans a heart attack.  What’s more the drug is banned in 160 countries including China.  Since China took over Smithfield, the leader in USA hog production, one would only hope that they have eliminated the practice.  However, here is something novel in the Food industry.

2 US companies have teamed up to jointly cooperate on a breeding plan to have male piglets born castrated.  Read More…

VLA Comment:  Most religious and metaphysical organizations and their practioners do not eat pork.  Good thinking!

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