Could possum pie soon be on the dinner menu?

THE South Australian government has opened the discussion on whether or not possum and horse meat could be considered fit for human consumption.

SA Health has proposed a new definition for Food Standards Code game meat, which includes "the whole or part of the carcass of any bird, buffalo, camel, deer, donkey, goat, hare, horse, kangaroo, rabbit, pig, possum or wallaby".

The move was slammed by animal groups, but would you be open to the new menu item?

Would you consider eating possum or horse meat?

This poll ended on 29 December 2016.

Current Results

Yes - I'll try both

42%

I'll try horse meat but I'm not touching possum

3%

I'll try possum but I'm not touching horse meat

10%

I'm not putting either anywhere near my mouth

44%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


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