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Chef Alain Ducasse Has Removed All Meat From the Menu at His Eponymous Paris Restaurant
Offbeat  (tags: france, ducasse, meat, free, good news, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 246 days ago - independent.co.uk
Alain Ducasse is to French cuisine what Ronseal is to fence paint. No one can really match Alain, he of 18 Michelin stars. He is the rum in the rum baba, the foie gras spread thick, the very essence of Gallic culinary joie de vivre.
Can Eating Less Meat Help Reduce Climate Change?
Offbeat  (tags: Meat, climate-change, CO2emissions, endangered, environment, politics, COP21 )

Ray
- 272 days ago - bbc.co.uk
As the Paris Conference of the Parties (COP21) draws near, the international spotlight is more focused on climate change than at any time since the Copenhagen talks of 2009.
WHO Meat Report: UK Reaction to Cancer Link
Offbeat  (tags: Meat, Health, WHO, UK )

Ray
- 301 days ago - bbc.co.uk
UK scientists and meat industry representatives have been debating what the World Health Organization report linking meat and meat products to cancer will mean.
'I'Ve Killed 31 Today Already, It's the Best Meat There Is': Disturbing Boom in Pet Cats Being Snatched Off Vietnamese Streets t
Offbeat  (tags: Vietnam, cats, meat, trade, sick, snatched, pets )

Scooby
- 495 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Pet cats are being snatched off the streets and killed in their ten of thousands across Asia - to feed the booming appetite for their meat in Vietnam.
Beef Ban in India Reaches Into Cages of Lions and Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: Prakash, beef, ban, India, meat, national park )

Scooby
- 513 days ago - mobile.nytimes.com
Palash, the largest tiger at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park in Mumbai, still paces his cage for the hour leading up to dinner and still pounces on his meal when his handlers lift the gate to his feeding room.
Expert Says Cultured Meat Created By Scientists Will Replace Farm-Grown Meat Within Decade
Offbeat  (tags: laboratory, beef, meat, replace, farm animals, good news )

Scooby
- 514 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Laboratory beef could surpass the real thing within 10 years to solve environmental and animal welfare problems, while remaining just as tasty, a Dutch scientist says.
Ministers Reject Call to Ban Religious Slaughter of Animals That Have Not Been Stunned First Despite 100,000-Strong Petition
Offbeat  (tags: halal, kosher, meat, animals, stunned, animal cruelty, rejected )

Scooby
- 534 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A petition demanding an outright ban on slaughtering animals without stunning them first has attracted more than 100,000 backers - but the Government insisted it still had 'no intention' of outlawing religious slaughter.
Critically Endangered Pangolins Rescued, Then Sold as Food
Offbeat  (tags: critacally, endangered, pangolins, sold, meat, vietnam, meat )

Scooby
- 549 days ago - theguardian.com
Police in VietnamâEUR(TM)s northern Bac Ninh province recently seized 42 live, critically endangered Sunda Pangolins from poachers, fined the culprits, and delivered the animals to forest rangers for safekeepingâEUR"
US Panel Backs Low-Meat Diet for Helping Planet
Offbeat  (tags: food, meat, diet, fruit, USA )

Ray
- 550 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Americans should eat a diet higher in plants, fruits and grains because it is healthier and has a lower environmental impact, a US panel has said.
Would You Eat Reindeer Meat? - Please Vote!
Offbeat  (tags: reindeer, meat, eat, rudolf, vote, lidl )

Scooby
- 623 days ago - theguardian.com
The supermarket chain Lidl is offering shoppers the chance to try reindeer meat in the run up to Christmas. Animal rights groups have made their displeasure known, saying other wild animals are being systematically shot to protect supplies for retailers.
Ebola: Is Bushmeat Behind the Outbreak?
Offbeat  (tags: Meat, Animals, Bats, Ebola, Health )

Ray
- 673 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Bushmeat is believed to be the origin of the current Ebola outbreak. The first victim's family hunted bats, which carry the virus. Could the practice of eating bushmeat, which is popular across Africa, be responsible for the current crisis?
Why Are Chicken, Lamb, Pork and Beef the 'Normal' Meats?
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Meat, history of disgust, UK )

Ray
- 692 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Rabbits, goats and horses are familiar animals to those in the UK and the US but rarely appear on a meat-eater's plate. Why is there so much conservatism when it comes to eating particular meats?
Is the UK Unusually Fond of Lamb and Potatoes?
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Meat, Lamb, UK )

Ray
- 715 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The US ambassador to the UK says he is fed up with being served lamb and potatoes. Does this imply the British have an exceptional taste for the dish, asks Mario Cacciottolo.
Andras Forgacs: Leather and Meat Without Killing Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Andras Forgacs, meat, leather, no killing )

Giana
- 1054 days ago - ted.com
By 2050, it will take 100 billion land animals to provide the world's population with meat, dairy, eggs and leather goods. Maintaining this herd will take a huge, potentially unsustainable toll on the planet. What if there were a different way?
PETA Wants To Turn OJ Simpson's House Into Museum
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, OJ Simpson, animals, meat, murder, museum, animals, bizarre, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pets, unusual )

Lindsey
- 1675 days ago - thepostgame.com
PETA would like to buy and turn OJ's five-bedroom home in Kendall, Fla., into a "Meat is Murder" museum. Simpson was infamously accused of murdering Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman in 1994.The museum would supposedly teach visitors that "nonviolence
 

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