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Tainted eggs, what we know

Millions of egg have been contaminated with fipronil, a pesticide whose use on animals intended for human consumption was for all intent already banned. Here is what we know about this scandal that has hit ten European countries. (Article in French)Read more →

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How much do the French budget for food?

Since the 1960s, the French have continued to reduce the portion of their budget dedicated to food. The portion allocated to food represented nearly 20% of expenditures in 2014 compared to 35% in the 1960s, according to the latest INSEE survey. (Article in French)Read more →