The giant meat producer Tyson recently announced it would no longer be purchasing any cattle that had been given the drug Zilmax. The drug is often given to steers to unnaturally fatten them up in order produce more meat and bring in a higher price. However, cattle that have been given this drug have shown signs of aggression the inability to walk or move. In fact, Tyson's primary reason for…
Time for National Beef Co. to follow Tyson Food's lead! Tyson just announced they will no longer purchase meats given the drug Zilmax,…Read More
I don't want drugs in my food.
Zilmax: Banned for human consumption, but good enough to pump cattle with until they cannot walk on their own.
Here's a little history on this drug: Recycling the drug: Zilmax was once called Zilpaterol and was used to treat asthma in humans. The…Read More