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Moo! What’s on the Menu?

A brief look at what Canadian cattle are fed. BSE (commonly referred to as Mad cow disease) is once again in the news. Back in December, a Holstein milk cow in Washington State was found to have Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy ...

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Halal Exporters Hit Hard by Mad Cow Disease

But business as usual at local Halal meat shops. By: www.eat-halal.com Staff (Sunday, May 25, 2003) Last week, Canada reported its first case of BSE (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy) or Mad Cow Disease in over a decade. This has brought on ...

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Pork, source of ‘bad’ bacteria: Studies

CBC News Online   CHICAGO – New studies on food safety have found pork may contain even more dangerous germs than poultry. The findings were presented at the 2001 Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy in Chicago. A team ...

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Say cheese – Chymosin and Cloning

Cheese producers were cheesed off. People were just not eating enough veal. Slaughterhouses were running short of calf stomachs, and the cheese industry was feeling the pinch. There was not enough rennet to meet the demands of turophiles (that’s “cheese ...

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