Smithfield Foods: Animal Care

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Smithfield Foods: Animal Care

As the world’s largest pork producer, we have a responsibility to be the leader in animal care. We believe that Smithfield plays an important role in guiding our industry toward even higher standards. This video shares some of the highlights from the Animal Care section of the Smithfield Foods 2016 Sustainability Report.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Animal Care at Smithfield Foods
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May 3, 2018 9:45 AM ET
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