An undercover video just released from the animal-rights group Mercy For Animals (MFA) reveals shocking and horrific abuse at the nation’s fourth largest pork farm. The film, titled Concealed Cruelty: Pork Industry Animal Abuse Exposed, shows footage of piglets being thrown and trampled upon, sows confined to gestation crates, and other inhumane abuses at Iowa Select Farms. One worker at Iowa Select, when asked by the undercover investigator if throwing the piglets would cause them harm, replies, “It’s like a roller coaster ride for piglets.” MFA New York Campaign Coordinator Eddie Garza, said of the pork industry during a press conference yesterday, “Unfortunately, the cheap cost of pork is animal abuse.”
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