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California Slaughterhouse Allegedly Sold Meat From Cows With Cancer

By Lydia O’Connor

The nearly 9 million pounds of beef recalled from a California slaughterhouse this month may have come from cows sick with cancer, inside sources are now claiming.

Rancho Feeding Corp., currently under investigation by the U.S. Department of Agriculture after inspectors demanded the processing plant recall a year’s worth of beef, was allegedly purchasing dairy cows sick with eye cancer, decapitating them to hide the disease from inspectors and illegally selling the beef, an anonymous source told the San Francisco Chronicle.

“Rancho, we’re told, was slaughtering them, somehow after hours or in other ways where the inspector didn’t …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green