Animal Welfare Groups Slam Proposal To Speed Up Poultry Plant Lines

Nov 19, 2017

   Wochit Headline News
Animal welfare advocates are joining worker rights and food safety groups in opposition to a poultry industry proposal to speed up portions of processing lines at chicken plants. The National Chicken Council, an industry trade group, requested in September that the U.S. Department of Agriculture scrap limits on the speed of evisceration lines, where bird organs are removed.