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Stop FEEDING US CORN EVERYTHING

8 Signatures Goal: 100

The problem is:

Cattle evolved eat grass, not grains. But farmers today feed their animals corn and soybeans, which fatten up the animals faster for slaughter. More money for cattle farmers (and lower prices at the grocery store) means a lot less nutrition for us. A recent comprehensive study conducted by the USDA and researchers from Clemson University found that compared with corn-fed beef, grass-fed beef is higher in beta-carotene, vitamin E, omega-3s, conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), calcium, magnesium, and potassium; lower in inflammatory omega-6s; and lower in saturated fats that have been linked to heart disease. "We need to respect the fact that cows are herbivores, and that does not mean feeding them corn and chicken manure," says Salatin. I Think its time we solve this epidemic. The more we continue to eat like this, the harder it will be to access healthier foods. JUST THINK, DO YOU THINK OUR GOVERNMENT IS EATING like us????

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    Nick Zaferes United States
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    Tami United States
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    Jay United States
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    Dani United States
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    Suzy United States
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    Rebecca United States
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    Jamie United States
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