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Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "China's Dairy Association Calls for Timely Raw Milk Purchase After Tainted Milk Scandal"] BEIJING, Sept.
To: BUSINESS EDITORS Contact: In China, Wei-Jung Yang, 86-139-1167-3125, or in the U.S., Ashley Ammon, +1-203-682-8200, both for American Dairy, Inc. BEIJING, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Dairy, Inc.
China's Ministry of Agriculture launched an inspection of the country's dairy industry on Monday after tainted milk powder sickened babies and aroused concern.
World News IN BRIEF *BEIJING Two men were arrested as the number of babies taken ill after drinking tainted milk powder reached 1,253. Of those, 340 were still in hospital and 53 were gravely ill, Chinese health officials said.
By TOM MEADE Terri Lawton is one of several Massachusetts dairy farmers opening their farms for the Northeast Organic Farming Association's Raw Milk Dairy Day tomorrow from noon to 4 p.m.
By HOPKINS, Dave CHOOSING dairying as an occupation has been one of the best decisions ever for a town boy who enjoyed working with animals and being in the outdoors. To add to these advantages, farming required small amounts of time on administration of the business. Life was sweet.
First Milk, a UK-based dairy processor, has said that retailer Asda has agreed to increase the price it pays First Milk for cheese by GBP300 per tonne, effective August 1, 2008.
By Dan Buglass FEARS of a possible shortage of milk and dairy products have been raised in recent weeks, with farmers making it clear that unless they receive a higher price in the face of escalating production costs, they will revert to low-cost regimes and reduced yields from their cows.
By Regine Labossiere, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 23--SIMSBURY -- The Town Farm Dairy has stopped producing and selling milk and milk products indefinitely after four people contracted E. coli, possibly linked to raw milk they bought from the Simsbury farm, officials said.
By J.B. Smith, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Jul. 20--The Waco Farmers Market seems like a friendly enough place: a few humble tents in a parking lot by the county coliseum, tables crowded with baskets of peppers, peaches and purple-hull peas. But beware: Locavores are on the prowl.
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