Vegetarian-fed animals: Good marketing, bad for industry

Vegetarian-fed animals: Good marketing, bad for industry

Nutritionist offers opinion on why all-vegetable diets may not be best for the animal or the animal protein industry

Perhaps this is our fault for having allowed a number of scandals to happen (not all related to animal-derived ingredients). Or perhaps it is because modern societies are removed from the way food is produced, and they cannot comprehend or do not want to know that animals eat animals. Whatever the cause, I want to bring to your attention six reasons why we should not follow the all-vegetable path for the good of our own industry (animal production, in general, not only the feed industry of which I am but a small part).