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The representative of the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS), Dr Adetoyin Jolaosho, said the proposed partnership between the council would witness a boom in the livestock sub-sector and slaughterhouses. He said there is a plan to set up cottage industries for processing livestock waste into viable products in Gombe, Bauchi and Edo states …

MPs pushing for halal and kosher slaughter reform must step up security following murder of Sir David Amess Some halal and all kosher slaughterhouses do not see the animals stunned beforehand Some MPs supporting the change in law said “be careful what you say publicly on the issue” Also advised to review their personal safety, …

Citing aviation laws and Covid protocols, Loni’s BJP MP wrote to the administration in Ghaziabad to verify the slaughter of animals during Eid later this week. A letter was sent to the deputy collector in Ghaziabad by Loni MLA Nand Kishor Gurjar stating that slaughter in meat shops and animal carcasses can invite vultures, resulting …

*** For all of Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter *** By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily A recently proposed initiative that would essentially criminalize the slaughter and rearing of farm animals in Oregon would never gain traction in Wyoming, the executive vice president of the Wyoming Stock Growers Association said this week. Jim …

Reading time: 2 minutes A huge clock that shows in real time the number of animals slaughtered for food in the UK has been installed in London. The Animal Kill Clock, which is currently in Brick Lane, is part of the Million Dollar Vegan campaign launched this week by Veganuary founders Matthew Glover and Jane …

Brussels and Wallonia, Belgium – In his Brussels office, animal rights activist Michel Vandenbosch opens a large book he wrote on Global Action in the Interest of Animals, or GAIA, First Belgian organization for the defense of animal rights. Vandenbosch, its chairman, points to photos of a 2014 rally in the Belgian capital, attended by …

For the publisher: D “Balancing animal welfare and religious rites” (editorial, January 9): The The Belgian Council for Animal Welfare has reviewed international research on the subject of animal slaughter. The result is remarkable: For sheep, it takes 14 seconds to 5 minutes before spontaneous brain activity stops. For cattle, it takes between 19 seconds …

The slaughter of animals without prior stunning was banned in the Flanders region of northern Belgium on January 1. Wallonia, the French-speaking region of southern Belgium, is preparing to ban in September. On the other hand, Brussels is the only region that has not adopted the controversial measure. The regional parliament unanimously voted to ban …

Colorado State University’s Fort Collins campus will soon be home to a cattle slaughter and education center paid for by JBS USA, a Greeley-based meat packer. The building – called the JBS Global Food Innovation Center – will house the university’s meat science program, complete with livestock and poultry processing, a multi-level auditorium and a …

A public consultation is requested on the practice of slaughtering animals without first stunning them. Animal slaughter processes for halal and kosher markets do not allow stunning in accordance with religious belief. The market for this meat is growing, but there is no national standard in Canada for acceptable practices. “What is acceptable may vary …

Since 2012 David Schaefer, along with Featherman Equipment, and I have demonstrated poultry processing at MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIRS. During our poultry demonstrations, David and I strive to teach humane slaughter techniques, which David calls “the Screaming Shipping”. At each fair, David and I kill, scalding, pluck, eviscerate and refrigerate eight pasture chickens, and leave …

1/3 Salatin and his contemplative young crowd are pulling severed heads and feet at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR 2015 in Topeka, Kansas. Joël Salatin at FAIR 2/3 Jeffrey Ward teaches his 3 year old daughter, Abigail, how to butcher an ethically raised lamb. Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Ward 3/3 Micah Carter, 10, treats a …

Since 2012, David Schaefer, with Featherman Equipment, and I have demonstrated poultry processing at MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIRS. In our poultry demonstrations, David and I strive to teach humane slaughter techniques, what David calls “scream-free shipping”. At each fair, David and I kill, boil, pluck, gut and chill eight pastured chickens, and leave little to …

Some Germans Intolerant of Islamic Animal Slaughter | The world of PRX Skip to content close Conflict and justice The world April 16, 2012 11:50 a.m. CDT German flag (Photo: Patentboy / Flickr) Animal rights are a big issue in Germany. It is currently the fifth largest meat producer in the world, butchering the third …

German flag (Photo: Patentboy/Flickr) Animal rights are a big issue in Germany. It is currently the fifth largest meat producer in the world, butchering the third largest number of pigs in the world, more than 55 million per year. The way Germans slaughter the animals they eat is strictly regulated, more so than in most …