Pork

FILE - This June 18, 2009 file photo shows cows grazing in Rock County, Neb. (AP Photo/Bill Wolf, File)

Beef pollutes more than pork, poultry, study says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, a new study says. Compared with the other animal proteins, beef […]

07/21/2014

Fresh cuts of pork (AP Photo)

Pig virus migrates to US, threatens pork prices

DENVER (AP) — Pork prices may be on the rise in the next few months because of a new virus that has migrated to the U.S, killing piglets in 15 states at an alarming rate […]

07/10/2013

(AP Photo)

The number of pigs in Shanghai river rises to 7,545

BEIJING (AP) – The number of dead pigs found in a Shanghai river that provides drinking water to the Chinese financial hub has risen to 7,545, after local authorities retrieved 944 more pigs Thursday.

03/15/2013

Is bacon shortage hogwash? (audio)

Even though headlines for the past couple of days screamed, “Bacon shortage!” and social media blew up with jokes about the impending “porkocalypse,” it’s all a lot of oinking over nothing. The summer drought, and […]

09/27/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,182 other followers