Santa claws: UK supermarkets sell festive snacks for pets

Tesco and Sainsbury’s stock own-brand mince pies for dogs, plus ‘Pawsecco’ for catsPet pampering has gone festive with special turkey-flavoured mince pies among the Christmas treats on sale to dog owners.For the first time, Tesco and Sainsbury’s superm…

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‘Not enough pork in the world’ to deal with China’s demand for meat

With hundreds of millions of pigs dead from swine fever, exporters are scrambling to fill the gap. But prices are soaringThe cost of living in China has outstripped the 3% government target for the first time in a decade, and a big part of the problem …

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Tesco and M&S likely to have soya linked to deforestation in supply chains

Exclusive: UK supermarkets admit there may be soya-led deforestation in their supply chains due to problems with traceabilityRise of the ‘wonder bean’: from deforestation to your plateHome to the screaming hairy armadillo: the forest the world forgotTe…

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Shoppers told to avoid North Sea cod and wild Atlantic salmon

Exclusive: species added to at-risk list as numbers fall, but hake and plaice are boomingConsumers are being urged to steer clear of North Sea cod and wild Atlantic salmon – and eat more herring, plaice and hake – in a fresh attempt to alleviate pressu…

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