World’s Largest Pork Producer Pulls Out of California

What a surprise! Four years after California voters passed Proposition 12 and due the Golden State’s regulatory burden has chalked up another win for the leftist’s who dominate the state’s politics. Smithfield Foods, who is the world’s largest pork producer, has announced they’re puling out of California by shutting down a Farmer John plant located… Read More World’s Largest Pork Producer Pulls Out of California

Are Meat and Fertilizer Plant Fires Part Of Planned Food Shortages?

It is extremely odd that fires at meat and fertilizer processing plants are occurring just with potential food shortages in the U.S. in the near future. While fires at meat and fertilizer facilities frequently occur and diminished food supplies are unlikely, the timing of their being covered is certainly suspect. One consideration are animal rights… Read More Are Meat and Fertilizer Plant Fires Part Of Planned Food Shortages?

Supply Chain Will Be Affected By Animal “Rights” Propositions

Four years ago, California voters approved Proposition 12 that requires more space for caged animals such as pigs and chickens. The new law not only expands on prior state laws regarding animal enclosures, but poses huge problems for agriculture merchants. Especially when it involves California’s agriculture department that will issue regulations based on the law… Read More Supply Chain Will Be Affected By Animal “Rights” Propositions

Study: Potential Link With Cold Sore Virus Herpes and Nerve Illnesses

A new study published last month in the journal Nature Communications reveals a potential link between herpes simplex virus and neurodegenerative diseases. Scientists discovered a protein that hinders the spread of herpes simplex virus 1, save for those with compromised immune systems which can result in fatalities. From Newsweek: “In this study, the scientists focused… Read More Study: Potential Link With Cold Sore Virus Herpes and Nerve Illnesses