Amazing what you find out when you put the word “Copper” into a news search engine … Pig Industry News – Copper cut in pig rations will effect growth rates – Brought to you by ThePigSite: “Brussels has reviewed downwards the amount of copper allowed in pig diets. Diets that don’t comply with the new levels should be used up by April 26. After that, it will be illegal to feed them.
So, let me get this straight … will the worldwide price of copper be effected by this reduction in consumption by pigs?
Were they feeding copper to the pigs on purpose?
Or was the copper a byproduct of the process somehow? It jumped out of the electrical wiring and into the feed?
Just like other major news stories of this century, like WMD & Janet’s glands, I’m sure there’s more here than meets the eye … “