Spike in Halal Meat Industry in US Shows Non-Muslims Are Also Buying

September 09, 2018 12:20 AM
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American companies are producing a growing range of "Halal products" -- food prepared to conform to strict Islamic law as prescribed by the Koran.  That includes strict adherence to how an animal is slaughtered, to the way it is prepared for consumption. As VOA’s Vardha Khalil reports, although many Muslims prefer to eat halal meat, that's not the only reason for the rising demand for halal products.