“In 2012 and 2013 we saw a slew of retailers make policies to eliminate gestation crates in their pork supply chains," reports Matthew Prescott at the Humane Society of the United States.
Next year, supermarkets will start walking the walk on their sow housing pledges. “In 2012 and 2013 we saw a slew of retailers — Costco, Kroger, Ahold, for example — make policies to eliminate gestation crates in their pork supply chains and now many of those companies are in the beginning stages of starting to actually convert their pork supplies away from gestation crates,” said Matthew Prescott, food policy director at the Humane Society of the United States, told ...
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