French city cans vegan festival after threats from ‘farmers and hunters’

French city cans vegan festival after threats from ‘farmers and hunters’

A French city cancelled a planned vegan festival Friday citing fears of public disorder, in a move organisers blamed on threats from "hunters and farmers", as distrust of meat-free activism simmers in the traditionally carnivorous country.

French farmers are crowd-funding for a ‘humane’ abattoir

French farmers are crowd-funding for a ‘humane’ abattoir

France opens abattoir probe after grisly video

France opens abattoir probe after grisly video

Bag of stinky meat leads to French train scare

Bag of stinky meat leads to French train scare

France allows charities to take horsemeat meals

France allows charities to take horsemeat meals

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Horsemeat found in French-made pasta

Spanghero innocent in horsemeat scam: CEO

Spanghero innocent in horsemeat scam: CEO

French firm ‘knowingly sold horsemeat as beef’

French firm ‘knowingly sold horsemeat as beef’

French store finds horsemeat in lasagnes

French store finds horsemeat in lasagnes

Horsemeat scandal: ‘Just a labelling problem’

Horsemeat scandal: ‘Just a labelling problem’

Nine French eating habits you will probably find peculiar

Nine French eating habits you will probably find peculiar

Fine dining French the world’s biggest scoffers of pizza

Fine dining French the world’s biggest scoffers of pizza

‘I survived the war, I’m not giving up saucisson’

‘I survived the war, I’m not giving up saucisson’

Health dangers of classic French fare laid bare

Health dangers of classic French fare laid bare

Brigitte Bardot supports renegade cow

Brigitte Bardot supports renegade cow