Tag: Slaughter

Previous violations sway officer against discharge permit

| 9 January 2014 8:30 am | 1 Comment
Previous violations sway officer against discharge permit

Hearing officer rules Valley Meat Co. should be denied waste permit.

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Obvious solution to Ireland’s horse crisis is slaughter – farming group

| 8 January 2014 9:09 am | 1 Comment
Obvious solution to Ireland’s horse crisis is slaughter – farming group

Abattoirs sad answer to 18,000 “now useless” horses, group says.

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Missouri turns away from horse slaughter

| 7 January 2014 9:17 pm | 2 Comments
Missouri turns away from horse slaughter

New Mexico now the only state with a firm still planning to resurrect industry.

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Restraining order against horse slaughter plant extended for 10 days

| 5 January 2014 8:32 am | 2 Comments
Restraining order against horse slaughter plant extended for 10 days

Day-long hearing set for January 13 over New Mexico abattoir.

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Wal-Mart considers legal action over fox meat

| 5 January 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments
Wal-Mart considers legal action over fox meat

Officials act after donkey meat supplied to Walmart in China found to contain fox meat.

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Horse slaughter dumbest plan since New Coke – Pacelle

| 3 January 2014 12:16 pm | 9 Comments
Horse slaughter dumbest plan since New Coke – Pacelle

Too many legal, political, and social obstacles in way, says HSUS boss.

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Horse slaughter already in death throes – advocate

| 2 January 2014 8:45 am | 34 Comments
Horse slaughter already in death throes – advocate

Equine Welfare Alliance president says the end is close for slaughter trade.

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Uncertainty shrouds horse slaughter in US

| 28 December 2013 9:40 am | 59 Comments
Uncertainty shrouds horse slaughter in US

US plants prepare for slaughter as legal question-marks remain.

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Horse-meat seizure in Belgium

| 28 December 2013 9:34 am | 1 Comment
Horse-meat seizure in Belgium

Much of meat at center of probe already sold around Europe.

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Slaughter plant prepares to open as state attorney general sues

| 20 December 2013 7:09 am | 2 Comments
Slaughter plant prepares to open as state attorney general sues

Gary King files lawsuit aimed at stopping Valley Meat Co opening.

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Horse-meat scandal reveals vulnerability of consumers – report

| 14 December 2013 8:11 am | 3 Comments
Horse-meat scandal reveals vulnerability of consumers – report

Food industry vulnerable to criminal groups eyeing huge potential profits.

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Appeals court grants temporary order preventing US horse slaughter

| 5 November 2013 7:17 pm | 3 Comments
Appeals court grants temporary order preventing US horse slaughter

“We’ll never relent in our quest to protect horses,” the HSUS says.

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Horse slaughter plants a step closer on US soil

| 3 November 2013 8:54 am | 3 Comments
Horse slaughter plants a step closer on US soil

Judge rejects challenge to federal plant inspections granted by the US Department of Agriculture.

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Horse DNA found in canned beef from Romania

| 1 November 2013 8:11 am | 0 Comments
Horse DNA found in canned beef from Romania

Horse meat detected in routine testing by Lincolnshire trading standards officers.

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Butchered horse found in Palm Beach County, Florida

| 13 October 2013 7:59 am | 0 Comments
Butchered horse found in Palm Beach County, Florida

Remains hauled from canal after being spotted by an angler.

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Latest British tests on beef products reveal no horse DNA

| 10 October 2013 7:31 am | 0 Comments
Latest British tests on beef products reveal no horse DNA

Quarterly testing regime introduced following horse-meat contamination scandal.

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Navajo elders voice opposition to horse slaughter

| 17 September 2013 8:25 am | 14 Comments
Navajo elders voice opposition to horse slaughter

Horses sacred to Navajo nation’s culture and tradition, say elders.

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Two arrests over Britain’s horse-meat scandal

| 1 September 2013 9:45 am | 0 Comments
Two arrests over Britain’s horse-meat scandal

Pair arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud, police in London confirm.

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Scant progress made in EU horsemeat regulation

| 9 August 2013 3:36 pm | 3 Comments
Scant progress made in EU horsemeat regulation

The EC has consistently failed to stop imports from countries that don’t meet safety requirements.

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Another horse found butchered in Florida

| 8 August 2013 8:34 am | 0 Comments
Another horse found butchered in Florida

“The slaughter of horses in our community continues unabated” – SPCA official.

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