July 28, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – UNITED KINGDOM, London. The British Veterinary Association (BVA) supports the second year of the pilot culls in England. This follows Defra’s response to BVA’s call for improvements to humaneness and effectiveness in light of the Independent Expert Panel (IEP) report on the first year.
July 25, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – ISRAEL, Rehovot. New research at the Weizmann Institute of Science, conducted in collaboration with scientists in the US, compared the environmental costs of various foods and came up with some clear results. The findings appeared in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS.
July 24, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – UNITED KINGDOM, London. £400 million of potential new business for the British food industry was announced by Prime Minister David Cameron and Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss, as part of the government’s long-term economic plan to back British businesses.
July 23, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. Rewe is increasing its range of Aquaculture Steward Ship Council (ASC) labelled seafood with the introduction of its Goldlocke product, which is made from ASC certified tilapia.
July 22, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – THE NETHERLANDS, Wageningen. The Humane Slaughter Association (HSA) has announced the winner of its 2014 award for significant advances in humane slaughter.