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Many little piggies went to market (on ships to Hawaii), but not anymore

  • COURTESY OF 2 LADY FARMERS

    With the halt of importing live pigs for slaughter, Hawaii farmers are hoping to rebuild the local pork industry. Pictured is livestock at 2 Lady Farmers’ Waianae farm.

Animal advocacy groups called it cruel and misleading. Local food producers called it humane and important for Hawaii’s food supply. Recently, however, the practice of shipping live pigs to Hawaii for slaughter ended. Read more

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