The Morning Brew: Friday, 2.22



The meat industry might be trying to reduce the scope of the recent 143 million-pound meat recall. (Wall Street Journal)

Smithfield Foods will reduce its hog herd by 4 to 5%, due to rising feed prices. Wait -- this is good news, right? (Reuters)

The story that keeps on giving: U.S. athletes are bringing their own meat to the Beijing Olympics, and China ain't happy. (Washington Post)

-Ian Froeb