Photo Credit: Mercy for Animals
In May 2017 the billionaire siblings—Wesley Batista – JBS’s CEO and his younger brother Joesley – the firm’s former chairman—admitted to bribing more than 1,800 politicians and government officials – including meat inspectors – in an effort to avoid food safety checks.
Now new undercover video shot by a Mercy for Animals (MFA) investigator at Tosh Farms – a JBS pork supplier based in Franklin – Kentucky – exposes what the animal rights group calls the ‘malicious and systemic abuse of mother pigs and piglets’.
‘I’ll never forget the way they looked up at me’ said Tyler the MFA investigator – about the pigs he documented at Tosh Farms.
‘They all shared the same look of helplessness and fear.’
‘One mother pig stumbled down a corridor with her uterus hanging outside her body.