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  1. Yunnan plant dumped toxic dregs for two decades

    Posted Aug 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Villagers exposed the illegal dumping after 77 head of livestock drank polluted water and died. However, Guangdong officials insisted that no contamination was detected in the Pearl River. Official ...

  2. Cleaning up arsenic spill in river will take years

    Posted Aug 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the 20,000 Miao people living along the river and their livestock had problems accessing drinking water. Liu Ping, from the environmental protection department of Huangping county, which administers ...

  3. Villagers recruiting guards to protect precious water wells

    Posted Apr 15th 2010, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... and livestock die for lack of water. 'I've heard that when these guards are posted anywhere near a pond or water tank, even poor thirsty cattle belonging to outsiders are shooed away. ...

  4. Corn supply remains a worry for Beijing

    Posted Apr 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... 60 per cent of corn on the mainland is used for animal feed. He expected corn supply would continue to be tight because of the limited availability of arable land, for which livestock ...

  5. Happy green year!

    Posted Dec 25th 2007, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... causing the grain to be fed to that livestock instead of being eaten directly by other people. Also, those farm animals produce 18 per cent of greenhouse gases.' The Asian Food Information ...

  6. Rising living standards give food for thought

    Posted Sep 29th 2008, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... projected to rise for oilseed feeds required for livestock farming. Apart from rising demand from individual households, increasing patronage of restaurants and purchases of processed food ...



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