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GM pigs will not feed the world

This week, scientists revealed they have genetically modified a pig to be resistant to disease using a "gene-editing" technique.

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EU realises that 'Labelling Matters'

A new system for labelling fish products, agreed by the European Union, will give consumers information about the way their fish is caught and sets a precedent for clearer…

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Eating Better

A new alliance has been formed between a group of NGOs, including Compassion in World Farming, WWF and Friends of the Earth.

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MPs call for action on intensive farming

Compassion is delighted at the news today that MPs on the International Development Committee have called for concerted action to curb food waste, including favouring extensive…

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“Intensive farming a threat to biodiversity”

EC survey shows people across Europe are aware of effect intensive farming having on biodiversity

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Horse meat: Government must act now

The Food Standards Agency has pledged a full investigation into a slaughterhouse in West Yorkshire and meat processing plant in West Wales after they were linked to the horse meat…

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Proposed fish farm threatens welfare

A huge fish factory farm could be built at Tayinloan, Kintyre, in a coastal area designated as Sensitive Countryside, according to plans submitted by company 'FishFrom'.

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Horses' welfare ignored so far

No-one is trying to downplay the horror of not knowing what is in your food. However, Compassion now has to ask: 'what about the welfare?' No-one has commented on the welfare of…

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The impact of intensive farming on human health

In a new report published today: 'Antibiotic resistance - the impact of intensive farming on human health', the Alliance to Save our Antibiotics shows that the Government is still…

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EU welfare progress threat

Compassion made a submission to the Animal Health and Welfare and Food Safety Report published by the UK government on July 22nd.

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