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Question for people who eat organic meat due for the animals

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    http://www.animalaid.org.uk/h/n/NEWS/pr_factory//2241//

    Does this shock and surprise you?
    Does it make you question if eating organic meat is better for the animals? Or if that's just a rouse? Just marketing?

    Does this news change your views on that part of the industry?
    And will it effect your shopping habits?
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    Does food being organic actually imply animal welfare is better? Isn't it just that there are no non-natural ingredients, nothing genetically modified, no pesticides, etc?
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    (Original post by Psyk)
    Does food being organic actually imply animal welfare is better? Isn't it just that there are no non-natural ingredients, nothing genetically modified, no pesticides, etc?
    With animals there are welfare standards implied.
    Although strictly speaking the word organic does mean what you say it takes on a slightly new meaning in marketing and the meat industry, probably because of the similarities between how animals are there and in non-organic free range (or at least portrayed to be in).

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