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12:28pm Thu 14 Feb 13

TAGuy says...

oh dear............
oh dear............ TAGuy
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12:42pm Thu 14 Feb 13

scally666 says...

I will start to worry when the find trace's of jockey in meat!!
I will start to worry when the find trace's of jockey in meat!! scally666
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6:26pm Fri 15 Feb 13

Dr Dave says...

I wondered why my kids had gone banzai!
I wondered why my kids had gone banzai! Dr Dave
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8:58pm Fri 15 Feb 13

Jamesey says...

While this is an important story, I'm getting increasingly annoyed with the sensationalist and misleading reporting from the media. Unfortunately, this also includes the Gazette.
"Laced - To add a substance, especially an intoxicant or narcotic, to"
Surely "containing" would be more appropriate?
While this is an important story, I'm getting increasingly annoyed with the sensationalist and misleading reporting from the media. Unfortunately, this also includes the Gazette. "Laced - To add a substance, especially an intoxicant or narcotic, to" Surely "containing" would be more appropriate? Jamesey
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12:36pm Mon 18 Feb 13

Themilkmanofhumankindness says...

This could just be the tip of a very murky iceberg in so much that do we really know what goes into our processed food......particular
ly the cheap processed meat that we feel we have to feed to our future generations.

And how do we get to find out what is our food or to police the ever increasing need to make a profit at every stage of the food chain...... We certainly don't do it by closing down an established highly qualified food enforcement laboratory as is the case by Somerset County Council in a desperate attempt to saving a small amount of money.... So who is going to test the meat that the council is supplying our schools.... Certainly not the Somerset laboratory .... Instead it will be transported across the county ( not to dissimilar to that of the meat they are testing)...to be tested at a higher price that they cold have done with Somerset employees......
This could just be the tip of a very murky iceberg in so much that do we really know what goes into our processed food......particular ly the cheap processed meat that we feel we have to feed to our future generations. And how do we get to find out what is our food or to police the ever increasing need to make a profit at every stage of the food chain...... We certainly don't do it by closing down an established highly qualified food enforcement laboratory as is the case by Somerset County Council in a desperate attempt to saving a small amount of money.... So who is going to test the meat that the council is supplying our schools.... Certainly not the Somerset laboratory .... Instead it will be transported across the county ( not to dissimilar to that of the meat they are testing)...to be tested at a higher price that they cold have done with Somerset employees...... Themilkmanofhumankindness
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4:07pm Mon 18 Feb 13

midnightflipflop says...

As Billy Bragg so articulately put it, speaking on Radio 4 this weekend, ‘if you leave everything to market forces, you end up with horse meat in your burgers’
It’s the same market forces that created this uncertainty with our food supply that has led to Somerset County Council closing their food testing labs. A short sighted decision determined by market forces not the welfare of the community it is supposed to serve.
As Billy Bragg so articulately put it, speaking on Radio 4 this weekend, ‘if you leave everything to market forces, you end up with horse meat in your burgers’ It’s the same market forces that created this uncertainty with our food supply that has led to Somerset County Council closing their food testing labs. A short sighted decision determined by market forces not the welfare of the community it is supposed to serve. midnightflipflop
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10:30am Tue 19 Feb 13

Armchairdetectives?! says...

It's like in the 1984 script when he says;
"You know, I don't think there's a single piece of meat in this stew." Scary.
It's like in the 1984 script when he says; "You know, I don't think there's a single piece of meat in this stew." Scary. Armchairdetectives?!
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