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Anonymous (not verified)
on Oct 23, 2012

these people bashing the beef industry have no idea what they are talking about. I wonder if any of you have ever visited a beef operation. I am agriculture student in California and I have the luxury of visiting many operations and seeing how they work and I have never seen what you are talking about. These animals have water, shelter and a abundance of feed to eat. Also they are looked after everyday, someone is always looking to see if one is sick. If they are not taking care of the animals then they would not be gaining weight and the farmer would not be making money, so it does not make sense for them to mistreat their animals.

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