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Beef from a Test Tube Faces Taste Panel

posted on August 9, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Beef from a Test Tube Faces Taste Panel
Dutch scientists served up their creation of a hamburger this week made in a laboratory from cow stem cells. The public unveiling took place in London. Volunteers took the taste test and offered up a review of the product that took five years to... Full Story

Dutch Approve Ban on Religious Animal Slaughter

posted on July 1, 2011 at 12:07 PM

AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The Dutch parliament has passed a bill banning the slaughter of livestock without stunning it first, removing an exemption that has allowed Jews and Muslims to butcher animals according to their centuries-old dietary rules. Full Story

Dutch Kill Animals to Battle Q-Fever

posted on December 30, 2009 at 5:12 PM

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government on Monday began culling the first of thousands of pregnant goats and sheep targeted for destruction because they carry a disease that killed six people earlier this year. Full Story

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