October 3, 2014
A federal judge delivered a blow Thursday to Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster and the agribusiness groups he’s aligned with.
August 18, 2014
The Minnesota Court of Appeals today sided with The Humane Society of the United States and neighbors of a massive new gestation crate pig factory, who challenged the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources decision to allow the facility to take up to eight million gallons of groundwater per year.
June 10, 2014
The Humane Society of the United States is joining forces with Missouri’s Food for America and other family farmers and concerned citizens in urging Missouri voters to oppose Constitutional Amendment 1, misleadingly named the “Right to Farm” measure.
June 9, 2014
El gigante de la agricultura, anunció que eliminará el uso de las jaulas de gestación en las instalaciones propiedad de la empresa para el año 2015 y en las de sus contratistas para el 2017
June 8, 2014
As reported by The Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Minnesota-based agricultural giant Cargill announced that it will end the use of gestation crates on its company-owned pig facilities by 2015 and its contractors’ facilities by 2017.
May 6, 2014
Vampire Diaries star urges Seaboard Foods to end use of gestation crates for pregnant pigs.
April 29, 2014
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Requests Animal Welfare Reports from Pork Suppliers Amid Growing Concerns
Denver-area based Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, a quick-casual restaurant leader operating 860 restaurants primarily under the Einstein Bros.® Bagels, Noah's New York Bagels® and Manhattan Bagel® brands, announced that it will require quarterly reports from its pork suppliers detailing their progress eliminating gestation crates — cages used to confine breeding pigs that are so restrictive, the animals can’t even turn around for years on end.
April 22, 2014
DineEquity, Inc., empresa propietaria de los restaurantes iconos IHOP® y Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar®, anunció que va a solicitar a sus abastecedores de carne de cerdo que presenten un reporte anual sobre su progreso en la producción de esta carne sin el uso de las jaulas de gestación.
April 21, 2014
The world's most intensively farmed animal, chickens have long been underrated for their smarts. What you don't know about this incredible species may surprise you.
March 27, 2014
An attempt by six states to overturn a California law that requires more humane treatment of egg-laying hens and higher food safety standards will face legal opposition from The Humane Society of the United States.