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Sunday 26 May 2013
When is a butcher not a butcher? When it’s “a cult-like phenomenon” in the Ginger Pig’s case: not my words, but those of Tom Parker Bowles on the back of this week’s book.
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Food scares and stricter pig production rules across Europe will all be good for the bacon, sausage and cooked meats group Cranswick, its chairman said yesterday.
More than 900 arrested in China over meat contamination, including fox, rat, and mink passed off as mutton
Friday 03 May 2013
Two of those arrested accused of selling pork products that were made with meat from 'poor quality pig heads'
Tuesday 16 April 2013
As The Independent reported yesterday, scientists have developed a new method of creating genetically-modified animals that addresses one of the principal objections of the anti-GM movement.
Thursday 04 April 2013
The winner will have a pig named after their work
Tuesday 02 April 2013
Life on Marsden
Monday 11 March 2013
Concerns raised over threat to city's water supply as dumping followed police campaign to curb the illicit trade in sick pig parts
Thursday 24 January 2013
A 24-year-old man has admitted committing a religiously-motivated attack by leaving a frozen pig's head outside a community centre used by a Muslim group.
Tuesday 22 January 2013
Thirty years ago, with fewer than two-dozen members of their species left, they faced extinction.
Thursday 17 January 2013
It's much harder to choose sausages when you've heard exactly how the pig died
'Alarming breach of controls': experts blame deliberate swindle by foreign suppliers for horsemeat burgers scandal
Wednesday 16 January 2013
A deliberate swindle by foreign suppliers seeking to save money is a likely cause of the contamination of supermarket beefburgers with horsemeat, experts said today.
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Horsemeat has been discovered in beefburgers sold by the supermarket giants Tesco and Iceland, it emerged tonight. Investigators said that in Tesco's Everday Value burgers, horsemeat accounted for almost one third of the meat content.
Sunday 13 January 2013
Never mind the controversy feel the fiction
Sunday 13 January 2013
What's wrong with children? However much you attempt to instill an anti-consumerist philosophy into them, they still hurl themselves unthinkingly at the latest fads, costing you an arm and a leg in the process.
Friday 28 December 2012
Police have launched an investigation after a pig's head was left outside a community centre being used as a Muslim place of worship.
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