USDA to improve humane handling of veal calves

USDA to improve humane handling of veal calves

THE U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety & Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced proposed changes to improve both humane handling and food safety inspections at facilities that produce veal meat.

If calves that are brought to slaughter cannot rise and walk, the proposal requires that they be promptly and humanely euthanized and prohibited from entering the food supply. Currently, FSIS allows veal

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