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Brit teenagers think oats grow on trees, bacon comes from sheep!

January 22nd, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): A survey has found that British teenage schoolchildren think that oats grow on trees and that bacon comes from sheep.According to the researchers, many children and young adults ... Read more...

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British farmers slam Macca’s ‘Meat-free Mondays’ initiative

June 19th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): British farmers have slammed Sir Paul McCartney's bid to turn meat eaters into vegetarians for one day a week, dubbing it a "gimmicky" campaign.The former Beatles ... Read more...

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Twin brothers break European record with largest ever pumpkin

October 13th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 13 (ANI): Two British farmers have set a new European record by growing a largest ever pumpkin, weighing more than 104 stone.It took 129 days for the twin ... Read more...

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‘Chinese, Indians eating more meat, driving global grain shortage’

February 19th, 2008 - 10:40 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 19 (IANS) The leader of Britain's largest opposition party has told British farmers that the current global shortage of grains is partly being caused by Chinese and ... Read more...

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