FSIS demands better humane handling compliance
USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) recently published a formal
notice urging livestock processors to use a more systematic approach to
ensure they are meeting the requirements of the Humane Methods of Slaughter
Act (HMSA). In addition, the agency said it will be quicker to levy penalties
against processors that violate HMSA rules and that don't actively work
to remedy "inhumane" procedures.
FSIS has recommended that p...
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