10 Jul 2009
The Potential Hazards of the Deregulation of Local Pig Swill
In the ‘Can Totnes and District Feed Itself’ paper due to be launched here in a few hours (get ready…), one of the recommendations is a relaxation of the laws surrounding the collection of local food waste and feeding it to pigs. This will need to be a key element of more localised food systems. There are a variety of reasons why some might oppose this, but I’m sure that none of them will have considered the potential rather alarming risks that are revealed in this news clip below.