Monday, March 15, 2010

Quick few interesting facts about horse meat

From http://www.meat-us.com/cuts.php?cut=othermeats
Horse meat contains 25% less fat, nearly 20% less sodium, double the iron and less cholesterol than high quality beef cuts, and when compared to ground beef 25% less fat, 30% less cholesterol and 27% less sodium.

Major Horsemeat Production Countries - production in Metric Tons:
China - 204,000 tons
Mexico - 78,876 tons
Kazakhstan - 55,100 tons
Mongolia - 38,000 tons
Argentina - 55,600 tons
Italy - 48,000 tons
Brazil - 21,200 tons
Kyrgyzstan - 25,000 tons
Worldwide Totals - 720,168 tons
It's so healthy, just eat the animal.

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