horsemeat scandal

Some foreign companies look at beloved American horses and see only two things: profit and food. They want to turn these majestic animals into frozen meat products for Europe and Asia, with no concerns about the unconscionable cost on life, health, the environment, or the integrity of our culture.
Temple Grandin, who has applied herself to reforming the slaughter of cattle with some success, seems to straddle the line on the issue of using American horses as meat as she says, "It's a less bad option to slaughter them here," than in unregulated facilities abroad. But is the "less bad" option the right one?
Ministers and media have voiced their concerns about failings in the 'food supply chain' that, for most people, is a vague
The costume, retailing for £39.99 (around $60.00), includes both a "burger tunic" and a horse head mask. Yay or neigh? Become
IKEA has since pulled from stores three other Dafgard-produced products, in addition to the meatballs: Wiener sausages in
IKEA announced this week that it would recall meatballs and sausages from its stores across Europe amid concerns that they might contain horsemeat. In doing so, IKEA became the latest retail giant involved in a scandal so complex that it reads like a political crime thriller. Only it's real.
“The issue has so far only affected the performance of individual markets rather than where consumers are choosing to shop
As long as we remain unaware of carnism, the system that guides our food choices like an invisible hand, we will see eating (certain) animals as a given, rather than a choice.
Workers at Elisa Technologies, based in Gainesville, Fla., say they’ve received nearly 1,000 requests in recent weeks for
Meanwhile, Republicans are focused on finding a way to kick the next budget disaster down the road. If we all make it past
"We took all the necessary measures and decided to expand control activities at other enterprises," Irimescu, who would not
"We have informed the authorities accordingly," Nestle said in a statement on Monday. "There is no food safety issue." Nestle
Governments across Europe have stressed that horsemeat poses little or no health risk, although some carcasses have been
Check out 9 countries that actually enjoy eating horsemeat: But when you think about it, is horsemeat really that bizarre
If that’s starting to sound actually kind of good, just make sure you’re ready for what food writer Waverley Root calls a
The current horsemeat scandal in Europe has gone from news that traces of horsemeat were found in burgers in Ireland to a
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"We are taking a belt-and-braces approach so in addition, as a precaution, we're also withdrawing three other beef-based
“If they are lucky, they make it to an actual person that wants to help them and retrain them, but most times they go straight
Switzerland's Coop had already withdrawn the suspect lasagne from its freezers earlier in the week for tests, which confirmed