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  1. Cafe owner's campaign targets carnivores

    Posted Mar 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Fiona Ng, Vivian Chen

    ... owner's newest campaign, Save The Human!, is raising awareness about the harm created by the global livestock industry. The group kicked off with a fund-raiser at Solas on Sunday with more than ... of a hamburger. But in June, I was at a conference and learned a new link between going vegetarian and going green. I was shocked that a UN report basically said livestock production was the No1 cause ...

  2. Testing to expand to animal feed

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Melamine is widely used in China to give livestock feed the appearance of higher protein content, according to previous reports by foreign media. Last year, the chemical hit the headlines when ... that from May all livestock feed be tested for melamine in accordance with Ministry of Agriculture standards. However, mainland authorities have been under fire since admitting that dairy products ...

  3. Hebei governor says he will take hard line to ensure food safety

    Posted Oct 09th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Hu said the provincial government would spend one month rectifying problems in the food and drug sectors, including the vegetable, poultry, livestock, dairy and catering industries, to ensure ...

  4. Barley

    Posted Jan 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... as a food and much of it is grown to fatten livestock. This is unfortunate because it has an unusual, distinctive texture that is both slippery and chewy. The grain is quite versatile: I've ...

  5. Tests find tainted baby milk at 21 more firms

    Posted Sep 17th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... officials: the heads of the city's livestock and aquatic products, food and drug, and quality inspection bureaus. The General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection ...

  6. Bosses held over poisoned pet food

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... social concern. Government inspectors will investigate the use of fertilisers and pesticides in vegetable production as well as animal medicines and additives in livestock, according to a notice ...

  7. Healthier diet hits mainland shoppers

    Posted Feb 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... there are more vulnerable to rising land prices near cities than grain or livestock which can be more easily stored and transported. Jonathan Anderson, chief economist at UBS in Hong Kong, said while ...

  8. Food scares play havoc on business costs

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is a direct production cost.' Much of China's food is grown by small family farms with only a few heads of livestock and a small plot of land. Such fragmentation makes it more difficult ...



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