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  1. Milk Daddy raises a healthy kid

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com A businessman in Hunan province, haunted by scandals in the mainland's dairy industry, is raising five goats on his rooftop so his newborn girl can have easy access to safe milk. Wei Xingyu, 36, started shopping ...

  2. Unprotected workers on fowl duty

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying Lupi village, Jiedong, Guangdong Wu Xiong reached into his bicycle's side basket and grabbed a duck by its wings to hand over to a sanitary worker in a protective suit. The duck and its four companions were destined for lu ya, or pot-st ...

  3. Hogs go upmarket as tastes change

    Posted Jan 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Being able to afford pork was once a symbol of wealth for Chinese. Today, the mainland produces half of the world's pork and because pork prices weigh so heavily on the nation's inflation data, some internet commente ...

  4. City Brief

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... health officials seize smuggled poultry in raid Health officers seized 19 tonnes of smuggled frozen poultry and arrested two men during a raid in Yuen Long. The frozen chickens, ducks, geese and pigeons, worth about $300,000, were found in six containers ...

  5. Protesters condemn plans to allow mainland chilled pork imports into HK

    Posted Dec 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ROBIN KWONG Updated at 1.26pm: About 100 representatives of Hong Kong's livestock industry staged a protest on Wednesday against government plans to import chilled pork from the mainland. The protesters, who included pig farmers and vendors, marched from Chater Gardens in Central to the Health, Welfare and Food Bureau in Murray Building. Some demonstrators became angry ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - NUTRITION

    Lab-grown meat could prove a substitute for the real thing

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am by SUNORY DUTT

    ... to the research, food and drink account for a third of all greenhouse gas emissions attributable to British consumers, with livestock farming accounting for around half of this proportion. Food scientists ...

  7. letters

    Posted Dec 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... much beef. To raise their livestock, Brazilians are clearing the forests in the Amazon. This means there are fewer trees to absorb carbon dioxide and produce oxygen. Greenhouse gases ...

  8. Cows become less sacred for some Indians

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Instead, it has worked around cultural and religious sensitivities to certain foods by only offering fish, chicken and vegetable on its menu. But in a report entitled 'India Livestock ...

  9. Weather blamed for fresh-meat shortage

    Posted Jan 17th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Kelly Chan

    ... Agnes Lam, Kelly Chan and Eva Wu No fresh beef will be available for sale in Hong Kong today, and the retail price of pork jumped more than 10 per cent yesterday. The major livestock importer said bad weather had disrupted the supply of live cattle and pigs. The retail price of fresh beef increased from HK$56 to HK$60 per catty (600 grams) yesterday. Most beef stalls ...

  10. Any way you slice it

    Posted Jun 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... followed by Canada AAA, which closely compares to US Choice beef. In Australia, Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has a key marbling standard known as the 'M score' which rises from M1 ...



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