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New Mexico horse slaughter

New Mexico AG’s Office, horse slaughter company trade accusations

This is all rather a moot point since the Federal government would need to budget horse meat inspectors if there was a horse meat processing facility in the US. The budget has been set – and no money is available. ~ HfH From: Albuquerque Journal By: Scott Sandlin The New Mexico horse slaughter controversy lives Full Article

New company eyes horse slaughter in NM

Let us hope that this horse meat processing plant that hopes to open in New Mexico has the same fate as Valley Meat. Also isn’t true that there is ...Full Article

Horse slaughterhouses – judge rules they can open and the efforts to stop this

The Humane Society of the United States will appeal an Albuquerque federal judge’s ruling yesterday that USDA inspections can begin as early as this coming week. There is all ...Full Article

USDA: Horse Slaughter Environmental Review Pointless

From: Food Product Design By: Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—An agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lacks discretion to deny requests to inspect horse slaughter facilities if they ...Full Article

Controversy, Government Paperwork Delays Keep Horse Processing On Hold

From WIBW News By Frank J. Buchman “Is there a horse processing plant in operation?” The question remains on the tongues of many as stories have been surfacing for ...Full Article

Animal Welfare Groups to New Mexico Regulators: Horsemeat May Be a Risk to Human Health

HSUS / April 2, 2013 The Humane Society of the United States, Front Range Equine Rescue Petition State Board to Declare Horsemeat Unfit for Human Consumption (April 2, 2013)—The ...Full Article