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Germany Moves to Protect Slaughterhouse Workers From Abuse

Germany Moves to Protect Slaughterhouse Workers From Abuse

A new draft bill may protect slaughterhouse workers from abuse in Germany. Last week, Chancellor Angela Merkel's Cabinet approved a draft bill that would ban the use of subcontractors and agency workers in the meat...
Meat Industry Is Struggling to Retain Workers, Says New Data

Meat Industry Is Struggling to Retain Workers, Says New Data

Some meat production facilities are finding it difficult to stay open amid low worker retention and other issues, according to the Iowa-based agricultural newspaper, Wallaces Farmer. The struggle to retain workers in meat processing facilities...

83% of New York Dairy Farm Workers Are Being Exploited, Says New Report

A new report on the state of New York’s dairy farm workers reveals widespread worker abuse and injury for the struggling undocumented Latin immigrant population. New York's dairy industry is booming due in large part...