Comments for: ‘Pink Slime’ foes in smear campaign, Iowa’s Branstad says

Posted April 04, 2012, at 8:47 p.m.

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad said Wednesday the campaign against the beef filler called “pink slime” by food activists is a “vicious smear” and called for a congressional probe after more than 200 Iowans lost their jobs. Beef Products Inc., which treats the lean beef trimmings with ammonia hydroxide to kill …

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