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Is Humane Organic Meat a Myth?

Is Humane Organic Meat a Myth?

In a sea of grocery store labels touting phrases like "Organic" and "Certified Humane," especially when coupled with pastoral photos of smiling farmers cradling their animals, it can feel like organic meat is the...
Australia Bans ‘Certified Humane’ Labels on Animal Products

Australia May Ban ‘Certified Humane’ Labels on Animal Products

Australia has proposed plans to reject a label on animal products that would certify them as humane. It claims the certification could mislead consumers.  In March 2018, U.S.-based Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) revealed it...
99% of All Animal Products in the U.S. Come From Factory Farms

99% of All Animal Products in the U.S. Come From Factory Farms

Ninety-nine percent of meat, dairy, and eggs in the U.S. come from factory farms. The Sentience Institute revealed the reality of the country's animal agriculture industries using data from the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture)...
There’s No ‘Humane Meat’ Says Vegan ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Jerome Flynn

This Game of Thrones Star Says There’s No ‘Humane’ Meat

Vegan actor Jerome Flynn - who plays Bronn on the popular HBO TV series "Game of Thrones" - doesn't believe that "humane meat" exists. The British actor appeared in a recent video for international animal...
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Supermarket Chain Hy-Vee Removes ‘Humane’ Labels From Meat Products

Employee-owned US supermarket chain Hy-Vee, which has more than 245 stores across eight states, has agreed to remove the label "humane" from its meat products. According to animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical...

How Can We Be Sure the Meat We Eat Is Humane?

The word 'humane' is described by Merriam Webster Dictionary as "marked by compassion, sympathy, or consideration for humans or animals  humane prison guards a more humane way of treating farm animals" As such, the term 'humane meat' becomes an oxymoron which...