- v. present participle of mules.
“Most commercial wool is cruelly harvested through a process call mulesing which takes chunks of sensitive skin along with the wool.”
“Pink is urging shoppers to boycott the country's wool over the practice of "mulesing," reports the BBC.”
“Online reports that the pop singer will team up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, in order to begin a boycott against the Australian wool industry because of the fact that farmers there practice "mulesing," where the skin is cut from around the rear ends of sheep to prevent fly infestations.”
“• Controversial practise of 'mulesing' set to continue • Next and M&S voice their”
“Photograph: Paul A. Souders/Corbis fashion retailers are threatening to boycott A.stralian wool from sheep farmers who use the controversial practice of "mulesing" amid animal cruelty concerns.”
“And they're breeding out the need for mulesing as fast as they can.”
“You'd of course be aware of reports in, in some newspapers of, suggesting inappropriate conduct by an Australian industry association, in respect of the mulesing issue.”
“Concerns have also been raised about imports of lamb and mutton from Australia, where mulesing - cutting away the woolly skin around the buttocks to prevent pests breeding - is common., the trade body for organic farmers, has raised concerns that imported organic pig and poultry meat often comes from countries with lower organic standards than those it sets in the UK.”
“PETA says if the government sets up a timeline to solve the mulesing issue by using”
“A top executive of the world's largest retail trade association is in Australia to see how soon woolgrowers can end the contentious practice of mulesing.”
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