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Lake_Toba_Cages.jpg Regal Springs
Regal Springs raises tilapia in Indonesia’s Lake Toba to sell to U.S. retailers such as Costco and Wegmans.

Retailers work directly with producers to source meat

While it might require more work, retailers say the relationships meet consumer demand for transparency

Shoppers have long been interested in getting to know the farms that supply their fresh fruits and vegetables, but now they’re looking for a deeper connection at the meat and seafood counter too.

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