National Hog Farmer is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Farm Progress America, September 27, 2017

Audio-Farm Progress America, September 27, 2017

Max Armstrong shares the disturbing 'activist group' reaction to legitimate animal research.

Max Armstrong shares insight on new research at Yale University looking at animal stress. However, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals - PETA - has characterized the new work as cruel. The association also put the researcher's home address online as well, which has brought threats to the scientist.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.