The Feed - China's Demand For 'Miracle' Donkeys
A Chinese medicine made from the hide of donkeys is said to be able to cure anything from cancer to anaemia and Australian companies and farmers are trying to get in on the boom. But as donkey numbers around the world plummet in order to meet consumer demand, is it just a dangerous snake oil?
The Feed was broadcast on SBS ONE at Tuesday 27 July 2021, 12:30.
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The Feed is an Australian news and current affairs television series with an important space for satire as well. The show airs on SBS Viceland every evening from Monday to Thursday, while on Fridays a compilation episode of the show is broadcast under the name Friday Feed. It mixes news stories from all over Australia, in-depth feature interviews and satirical comedy skits. The Feed was nominated for a Logie Award for the Most Outstanding Public Affairs Report (for the story Ice Towns, about the devastating impact of the hard drug crystal meth on regional Australia), while guest presenter Lee Lin Chin received a nomination for the Gold and Silver Logie Awards for her work on the series.