|A Muscle Drug For Pigs Comes Out Of The Shadows|
National Public Radio - 8/14/2015. By Dan Charles, The Salt - In the coming months, a few shoppers will encounter a new and unfamiliar phrase when looking at packages of pork: "Produced without the use of ractopamine."
|Eight simple steps for attaining or maintaining a grocery store in rural America|
Institute for Rural Journalism & Community Issues - 8/14/2015. Studies have found that having a local grocery store is vital for the community, especially in providing jobs and healthy foods for residents. "You can’t have a thriving community without healthy, energetic people eating good food," notes the Center for Rural Affairs. "People look for a grocery store when deciding where to live, and residents will be more likely to stay in your town with a grocery store close by."