Industrialized Meat

IATP’s Global Meat Complex: The China Series looks in depth at China’s feed, pork, poultry and dairy sectors, the past and future trajectory of the industry, and global impacts of China’s efforts to balance grain self-sufficiency and the desire to provide cheap meat.


Don't let Big Meat eat our bumper crop

Record production, corporate sponsored legislation and Big Meat teeing up exports means the scene is set for an explosion in factory farms. Consumers and rural communities deserve better.

Big Meat flexes its muscles

Big Meat has some ideas for what could be the largest regional free trade agreement ever negotiated.

Act now, or face catastrophic post-antibiotic era

Growing antibiotic resistance could mean catastrophic results for public health, economic systems; unnecessary and excessive antibiotic use in livestock production is a chief contributor.

Bracing for impacts as China enters industrial meat complex

China's transition to an industrial, resource-intensive model of livestock production could have major implications around the world, impacting farmers, public health and the environment.

Supply but no demand: U.S. pushes hormone beef in trade deal

U.S. pushes hormone beef in trade deal




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