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Meal Kit Company Blue Apron to Ditch Gestation Crates for Mother Pigs

Meal Kit Company Blue Apron to Ditch Gestation Crates for Mother Pigs

New York-based meal kit company Blue Apron has pledged to cut gestation and farrowing crates from its supply chain. In its June statement to investors on Animal Welfare, the company said it has a...
Kroger’s Pork Suppliers to Phase Out Gestation Crates By 2025

Kroger’s Pork Suppliers to Phase Out Gestation Crates By 2025

Kroger, the largest grocery chain in the U.S. by revenue, has announced it is to phase out the use of pig gestation crates in its supply chain by 2025. The animal welfare-driven commitment will...
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World’s Largest Pork Processors Remove All Crammed Gestation Crates

Smithfield Foods inc., the largest pork processor in the world, has finally stopped forcing pregnant sows to inhabit gestation crates so small they can't even turn around. Animal rights activists have fought against this cruel...