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Congress Blocks Slaughtering Horses For Meat In U.S.

Congress Blocks Slaughtering Horses For Meat In U.S.

| January 17, 2014 | 4 Comments

The omnibus spending bill approved by the Senate on Thursday night contains language banning funding for USDA inspections of slaughterhouses for horses. That effectively stops plans to restart the slaughter of horses in the U.S. to export meat abroad.

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Food Fraud Database Lets Us All Play Detective

Food Fraud Database Lets Us All Play Detective

| March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Spices colored with carcinogens? Milk that “never saw a cow?” A free global database opens the door on the many ways that people adulterate or fake food.

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