Wal-Mart Milk Hormone-Free
Due to costumer demand, retailer
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced last week that its Great Value
private-label milk brand is now being produced with cows that have
not been treated with artificial growth hormones. Although the
hormone is approved for use in the U.S. and the Food and Drug
Administration (USDA) has said it poses no health risk to humans,
safety concerns have not been dismissed.
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Wal-Mart milk to be hormone free
Modern agriculture has resorted to
artificial hormones and antibiotics to manipulate animals as
commodities in order to increase profit and minimize cost, bringing
misery to humans, animals and contaminating the environment.
The article above shows that
consumers have great power when making their choices, and hopefully
more of us will realize that dairy products are not only not
necessary for a healthy diet, but that the industry causes
unimaginable suffering to dairy cows and their calves.
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