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Pork group slams proposal to add welfare to organic rules

Pork group slams proposal to add welfare to organic rules

The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) last week called out the outgoing Obama administration for issuing a regulation that adds animal welfare standards to the nation’s organic food production law. The pork group said it will work with the Trump administration and Congress to repeal yet another "midnight" regulation.

According to NPPC, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) amendment to the Org­anic Food...




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