Andrew Wasley is an award-winning investigative journalist specialising in food & environment issues

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Amazon aflame: What we've learnt in a year reporting on Brazilian beef and the rainforest

The fires that have swept through the Amazon rainforest are a direct result of beef consumption in Europe and around the world, as documented by the Bureau in a series of investigations throughout this year.
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Fear of meat scandal as data shows hygiene breaches at half of UK plants

The scale of food safety and hygiene problems in meat plants around much of the UK is revealed by new analysis showing more than half of all audited plants have had at least one “major” breach in the last three years. Inspection figures from the FSA reveal there were on average 16 major plant safety infractions every week
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Welfare row: more than 1m chickens arriving at slaughterhouses dead

More than a million chickens a year are dying while being transported to slaughter, according to official figures figures obtained by i and the Bureau of Investigative Journalism which give rise to fresh concern over welfare standards in Britain’s £7.6bn meat industry.
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