NY Times Backs Bill to Ban Battery Cages

It’s well past time to create a national standard that promotes more humane conditions everywhere…

Yet the American Farm Bureau Federation, a trade group for farmers, the National Pork Producers Council, and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association oppose the bill. They seem to fear that common sense and a humane regard for the well-being of farm animals will spread to their own industries.

Perfectly said. Link.