Adding oilseed to a cow’s diet can significantly reduce the harmful saturated fat found in its milk without compromising the white stuff’s nutritional benefits, according to research by the University of Reading.
Easter's coming up -- have you bought your honey-baked ham yet? I hope not because I'd like to try to talk you out of it. Not just because it's bad for you (a recent Harvard University study found that eating processed meats such as ham, bacon, and sausage daily increases your mortality risk by 20 percent) but also because it's bad for pigs (it increases their mortality risk by 100 percent).
TWO fish farms appear to be running without planning permission because of confusion between different levels of government, it has emerged.
The Council’s Catering Services was awarded a Good Egg Award by the organisation ‘Compassion in World Farming’ in recognition of their commitment to farm animal welfare.
The Atyrau region of Kazakhstan has embarked on the construction of a large poultry farm, which will produce goose meat.
European beef products are set to undergo a new round of DNA tests, to check for horsemeat contamination, following a request from the European Commission.
Maple Leaf Foods is facing allegations of animal mistreatment at one of its chicken hatcheries, in the wake of troubling undercover footage shot by an animal rights group and shared exclusively with CBC News.
Use of slatted flooring in housed dairy systems could provide UK farmers with a slurry storage solution while bringing long-term foot health benefits.
Record-high prices for U.S. beef burgers and pork chops are helping to make 2014 the most profitable year ever for chicken producers.
The European beef sector needs to figure out what to do with the increased numbers of dairy bull calves, a report warns…