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Meatpacking industry hearing a joke, just like Congress

House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis members seemed to be unwilling to really learn from the hearing

When I learned that the U.S. House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis was holding a hearing named “How the Meatpacking Industry Failed the Workers Who Feed America,” I thought it might be worth checking out the livestream.


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How can proteins build trust with skeptical consumers?

Chicken and turkey scored high in compared to other proteins, according to research from Technomic.

Consumer trust in government, media and businesses declined during the COVID-19 pandemic. This poses a challenge to the meat and poultry industries, since modern consumers want to buy from brands they trust and they’re willing to pay more for that trust.


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