Tag: halal

Meet the man who provides halal meat to muslims in America’s south

 The halal technique (Animal Treatment) is “the most humane way”, says the farmer-philosopher of Alabama.

 …they raise chickens and Thanksgiving turkeys along with the sheep. The fruit is picked by visitors or pre-sold to buyers in a harvest-sharing scheme, an approach known as “community-supported agriculture”. That helps to spread hard-pressed farmers’ risks and guarantee their income, and is catching on in the South. (The bees are gone: Mr Randle’s wife became allergic to their stings, and he was forced to choose between them.) His 230-odd acres are ample: “If you can’t walk over it in a day, you don’t need it.” He rarely leaves, but, as compensation, “the world comes to me”…MORE:.ECONOMIST.COM

Denmark Enacts Ban on Kosher and Halal Animal Slaughter: “Animal rights come before religion” 

Denmark enacted a sweeping banon the religious slaughter of animals Monday, prompting a furious backlash from Jewish and Muslim community representatives.

The ban, which requires slaughterhouse workers to stun animals before killing them, will now extend to religious communities that were previously afforded an exemption. “Animal rights come before religion,” Danish minister for agriculture and food Dan Jørgensen told Denmark’s TV2…more:  TIME.COM

Halal beef supplier vows to contest fraud charges

A food supplier falsely marketed beef to Muslims around the world for years as meeting strict halaFILE - In this Sept., 2010 file photo Bill Aossey Jr., company founder, poses for a portrait in front of an image of Damascus, at Midamar Corp. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Aossey pleaded not guilty on Dec. 10, 2014 to federal charges that the company falsely marketed beef to Muslims around the world as meeting strict halal standards, exporting products that weren’t slaughtered in accordance with Islamic law. His sons are being arraigned Monday, Dec. 15.l standards, exporting products that weren’t slaughtered in accordance with Islamic law, federal prosecutors allege in a lengthy fraud indictment. Midamar Corp., based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, denies the allegations that it sold at least $4.9 million in beef to customers in Malaysia, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates and elsewhere that did not follow the halal practices promised in its labeling and advertising.

Ramadhaan & Zuhd

 Zuhd what does it mean? Az-Zuhd, in the Arabic language, the language of Islam, entails abandoning a matter while despising it and while belittling its significance, so that one will exchange it for what is more significant. Imam Az-Zuhry also…

HalaL Meat is Spreading Islam in UK!

Pupils must not be forced to eat halal Church tells schools By JONATHAN PETRE The Church of England has told its schools to ensure they are serving non-halal food after concerns that a number are only providing meat slaughtered according…