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Grocery Stores Forced to Carry CAFO Eggs

A bill introduced in Iowa would require grocery stores in the state to always carry CAFO (concentrated animal feeding operation) eggs.  The pitch is that cage-free eggs can be more expensive, so the bill is supposed to protect consumers’ access to cheaper eggs and ensure “consumer choice,” but what it’s really about is protecting the interests of industrialized agriculture.  Read more...



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