WHO links processed meat to cancer

...Monday that processed meats raise the risk of...cancer and that red meat is probably harmful...between our modern meat-eating lifestyles...time put processed meats in the same danger...chemicals in cured meats and the American Cancer...hurt the American meat industry, which is...
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Alaska farmers want prison-run slaughterhouse kept open

...facility next June due to budget concerns.Officials with the Alaska Farm Bureau say Mt. McKinley Meats and Sausage, which is one of the state's three meat processing facilities, is hurting the state economically because the facility isn't allowed...
Witnesses: 9 killed in attack on bar in Burundi's capital

...before they started shooting indiscriminately, another witness told The Associated Press. The witness said he was grilling meats for customers when the attack started. The witness, who was injured and is now hospitalized, spoke on condition of anonymity...
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Search team lures missing sled dog with meat-laden cage

ANCHORAGE - Bowls of kibble, a pot of chicken stock and meat brought a runaway Iditarod sled dog to heel after she left out for her when Musher Laura Allaway's team put meat in the back of a cage in Carrick's backyard.Carrick said...
Weird world of northern dinosaurs coming into focus

...dinosaurs seem to have experienced a cloudy, Juneau-like climate with Barrow's four months of darkness. How the 13 species of meat and plant-eaters endured is a fun question for paleontologists. Did dinosaurs migrate south during the dark season? Did they...
To Serve Man: "Sweeney Todd" at Perseverance Theatre

...retribution by slashing the throats of his tonsorial customers, who are then disposed of via custom barber chair and processed into meat pies by opportunistic downstairs baker Mrs. Lovett. Talk about farm-to-table."Sweeney Todd" ranks as one of Sondheim's...
Young farmers help keep land in production in college when she decided farming was a better fit. In her new venture, Four Legs Farm, she raises pigs and lambs for meat shares.Merrigan, who now runs the sustainability program at George Washington University, said while there are many young...
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Putting up your own fish VII: Canning

"I'd like to know how my meat became cooked, how it was processed...United States Congress, that decrees meat in America no longer needs to be labeled...Americans no longer know who processed their meat, they don't even know what country...
Mindfulness and cancer prevention

...the risk of cancer by at least 20 percent. She also recommended people control their portion size of certain foods, like red meats, and advised people to check out to see what their ideal plate should look like. On physical activity...
Spring King Derby Top 10

1. Max Mielke, 35.4, 5/7, Jerry's Meats. 2. Carl Mielke, 34.65, 5/22, Jerry's Meats. 3. Larry Miller, 33.8, 5/23, Jerry's Meats. 4. Ken Willard Jr., 33.3, 5-12, Jerry's Meats. 5...


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