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Never really believed the paralyzing litigious problem anywhere is about lawyers, judges, politics, or “the system”. Before I explain: Pig Brothel

There are a slew of these headlines about the state and the blog is somewhat inspired by stifling the jokes about the latest headline from a town closer to the one where I am imprisoned: … 498 more words

Politics

PT Farm Raw Beef Product Recall [US]

US/Washington: PT Farm, LLC recalls an estimated 8,800 pounds of Raw Beef Products due to E. coli O157:H7 contamination, a serious health hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/w5pu302G0A5… 548 more words

Food & Drink

Tom Vilsack: "The bioeconomy is a catalyst for economic development in rural America"

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack last Monday announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking applications for funding to help support the development of advanced biofuels, renewable chemicals and biobased products. 413 more words

Economy

Feinstein Supports Ending Abusive Horse Soring

PRESS RELEASE

Washington DC (July 25, 2016)—Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today applauded a decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to strengthen enforcement of the Horse Protection Act and end inhumane practices known as soring, the use of painful devices or chemicals to force an unnatural gait. 223 more words

Horse Abuse

USDA Proposes Changes to End the Inhumane Practice of Soring

APHIS PRESS RELEASE

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2016–The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) today announced proposed changes to strengthen enforcement of the Horse Protection Act (HPA) and end inhumane practices known as soring, which cause horses to suffer physical pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness while walking and moving. 516 more words

Horse Soring

House of Smoke Wild Boar Brotwurst Recall [US]

US/Washington: House of Smoke, Inc. recalls an estimated 4,692 pounds of Wild Boar Brotwurst due to suspected Nitrite Levels in excess of the regulatory limit, a serious health hazard. 377 more words

Food & Drink

Kapowsin Barbecue Pork Recall [US]

US/Washington: Kapowsin Meats Inc. recalls an estimated 11,658 pounds of Pork Products due to suspected Salmonella contamination, a serious health hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/e6iv302ASR9

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Food & Drink