Eat Beef? NYTimes tells you how its made.

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An in depth look at the US Beef industry from the magazine section. Quote: The F.D.A. is opening an inquiry into the problem, but for now, implanting hormones in beef cattle is legal and financially irresistible: an implant costs $1.50 and adds between 40 and 50 pounds to the weight of a steer at slaughter, for a return of at least $25.”