New Zealand Government: Kosher Slaughter = Inhumane, 1080 Poison = A-Okay?

In the interests of animal welfare and New Zealand's export market, the New Zealand Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry has deemed that stunning an animal before slaughter be compulsory, thus effectively out-lawing kosher slaughters. Under Jewish law an animal to be killed for food must not be stunned as it is having it's throat slit open.
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However the very same government has deemed it necessary, in an effort to eradicate possums (a pest to NZ), to aerial drop hundreds of tonnes of sodium monofluoroacetate ("1080" poison) across our country side, which when ingested by any animal causes a prolonged and horrific suffering and subsequent death as the creatures metabolism essentially slows down to a halt.

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