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Wolfgang Puck, Animal Lover

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Wolfgang Puck, Animal Lover

Did you know that Wolfgang Puck has pledged to use only humanely treated animals in his restaurants? His definition may differ from yours, but FARMetarian loves to hear when businesses take a step in the right direction. So what does Wolfgang mean by “humanely treated”? Here’s what he pledges: Only serve eggs from cage-free hens. […]

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Safeway to Phase Out Pork from Gestation Crates

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Safeway to Phase Out Pork from Gestation Crates

In yet another step in the right direction, the national supermarket chain Safeway announced yesterday that they plan to phase out all pork products from suppliers who use gestation crates. In case you don’t already know, gestation crates are tiny 2×7 foot enclosures where many breeding sows (female pigs) spend most of their lives. They […]