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Stem cell study paves way for manufacturing cultured meat

Scientists have for the first time obtained stem cells from livestock that grow under chemically defined conditions, paving the way for manufacturing cell cultured meat …

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Impact of wild meat consumption on greenhouse gas emissions

Consuming sustainably sourced wild meat instead of domesticated livestock reduces greenhouse gas emissions and retains precious tropical forest systems, which in turn mitigates the effects …

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South Korean court rules against killing dogs for meat

Dog farm owner prosecuted in landmark case  A South Korean court has ruled that the killing of dogs for meat is illegal, in what campaigners …

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Investigation reveals violations in US meat production

Findings spark fresh concerns over safety of US meat  A collaborative investigation by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism and the Guardian has revealed thousands of …

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New draft code for meat chickens

An updated draft code of practice for meat chickens and meat breeding chickens has been published by Defra. The code follows a consultation carried out …

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Statens veterinärmedicinska anstalt (SVA): Tularaemia Bacteria can be Found in Hare Meat

Tularaemia can infect and be transmitted between a large number of animal species, including humans. For the first time Gete Hestvik shows, in a dissertation …

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