Mexican company gets deal to invest in Cuba

2015-03-01 12:29

A Mexican meat processing firm is the first international company to get approval for an investment project in Cuba's first special economic development area.

Kangaroo exporters want to hop into China

2013-11-19 12:46

Once considered pet food, kangaroo meat could soon be sold to China as a luxury product, to encourage Chinese consumers to eat it.

Zim to conduct DNA tests on SA meat

2013-03-04 13:15

In the latest twist in the meat scandal, Zimbabwe is planning stringent measures on meat imports from SA to curb potential spread of contaminated products.

Ban on cloven-hoofed animals eased

2011-03-11 17:51

Restrictions on the movement of livestock after fears of a foot-and-mouth outbreak in KwaZulu-Natal have been removed in all but three districts.

Top braai recipes for Heritage Day

2010-09-22 16:35

Chef Caro gives you her top 3 recipes to wrap your chompers around for braai day.

Butternut and gorgonzola tart

2012-08-17 12:33

The silky baked butternut and gorgeously gooey Gorgonzola demand your full attention from the first bite.

Evita's onion tart

2012-09-03 10:18

A simple meal that only requires 9 ingredients.

Raw mushroom soup

2012-10-15 12:14

This soup is perfect for those wanting to get into a healthy eating regime.

Sticky Moroccan ribs

2012-10-21 00:00

Get your hands dirty with these sticky delights.

Baby tomato and asparagus pasta

2012-08-27 00:00

A quick, creamy dish for Meat-free Monday.


Brazil beef exports up on China, Russia demand

2014-10-12 15:15

Brazil beef exports have jumped, in part due to rising Russian demand as Moscow turns away from US and European sources in retaliation against sanctions.

Meat inspectors strike for more pay

2013-03-12 14:27

Meat inspectors are embarking on strike action over a pay dispute, but unsafe meat will not reach the market, says a meat quality assurance service.

No name and shame of meat culprits

2013-03-01 16:49

Despite consumers baying for blood, the food researcher who exposed the meat scandal refuses to name and shame them.

Meat producers back export ban

2011-03-01 16:52

The Red Meat Producers' Organisation supports the preliminary suspension of all cloven-hoofed animal exports, saying that SA exports less than 1% of its meat.

Slow-roasted tomato soup

2012-05-07 14:36

A deliciously satisfying slow-food recipe.

The ultimate spare ribs

2012-06-12 14:40

The absolute best ribs you'll ever taste, courtesy of The Food Bitch.

Mushroom and nut pasta

2012-11-19 00:00

Try this for an earthy vegetarian dish.

Spaghetti and bean bolognaise

2012-08-13 00:00

A warming pasta dish with rich tomato flavours.

Pea and basil soup

2012-10-01 10:34

A light and healthy Springtime soup.

Roasted vegetable and lentil salad

2012-10-02 12:34

Enhanced with honey and a spicy kick of cumin.

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