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Undercover Farm Video had a Chilling Effect on a Minnesota Pork Producer

'IT CAN HAPPEN TO YOU'

An Undercover Farm Video had a Chilling Effect on a Minnesota Pork Producer.

National Hog Farmer
Joe Vansickle
July 16, 2012

It's been nearly four years since Minnesota pork producer Lynn Becker received the shocking message that an undercover farm video had been taken at a newly acquired 6,000-sow farm in Bayard, IA, and that it was being posted on the Internet.

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Unfortunately, the three-minute video was one of the first ones to have an impact, and it is sometimes referred to as the '9-11' event of animal care in our industry," he told a crowd at a World Pork Expo seminar last month in Des Moines, IA.

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UNDERCOVER VIDEO USED TO PRESSURE RETAILERS
True Agenda Revealed During Press Conference

National Hog Farmer
July 18, 2012
Lora Berg

A Mercy for Animals (MFA) spokesman revealed more details about the process used to pressure retailers to make gestation stall decisions during a press conference held in Minneapolis to reveal undercover video footage this morning.

more at:
http://mcaf.ee/v9l6s

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