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Horse Shooting Underscores Slaughter Debate

posted on March 28, 2013 at 12:56 PM

Horse slaughter opponents are pushing legislation in Congress to ban domestic slaughter, as well as the export of horses to other countries for slaughter. Full Story

Poland finds horse meat DNA in beef samples

posted on March 1, 2013 at 4:34 PM

One of Poland's top veterinarians said Thursday that traces of horse-meat DNA have been found in beef samples taken from three meat processors - the first acknowledgement that the country could be a source of the horse meat that fraudulently ended... Full Story

Ireland: Test Shows Polish 'Beef' 75 pct Horsemeat

posted on February 8, 2013 at 12:52 PM

The discovery of horsemeat poses no danger to consumers but highlights the inaccuracy of food labels on some processed meat products and points to potential fraud in the industry. Horsemeat costs a fraction of beef. Full Story

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