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Friday, February 23, 2018

Senate Waste Watchers Soldier On

A dog-bite prevention website. Vermont puppet shows. Researching the bomb-sniffing capabilities of elephants. Those are just some government spending projects labeled “wasteful.”

June 19, 2015

Ben Carson’s Looming Scandal: Porkgate

To win Iowa, will Dr. Carson will need to swallow more than just his pride.

May 11, 2015

Beef’s Environmental Costs Far Outweigh Poultry, Pork

Washington (AFP) – Beef is by far the most costly protein when it comes to the environmental damage wreaked by feeding and raising cattle, according to a study out Monday. Beef requires 28 times more land than the average total needed to produce either dairy, eggs, poultry or pork, said the research in the Proceedings […]

July 21, 2014

Chinese Pork Firm $5.3 Billion IPO Set To Be The Biggest In A Year

Hong Kong (AFP) – Chinese pork producer WH Group hopes to raise more than $5 billion in what would be the world’s biggest initial public offering for a year as it plans to list in Hong Kong, giving a boost to the city’s IPO market. The company — which last year bought U.S. giant Smithfield […]

April 10, 2014