|Cow cakes for sale on Ebay|
(Scroll down for video) Ebay and Amazon in India, announced that they have recently received a spike in demand for cakes made of cow faces, which people use to fuel fires.
The cakes are made of cow feces mixed with hay and dried in the sun.
They are produced mostly by women living outside of large cities. Some online sellers reported that they are offering discounts for large orders.
Some customers are asking for the cow feces cakes to be gift wrapped. The orders come mainly from the cities, where it is difficult to find the cakes for sale.
The cakes are sold in packages containing two to eight pieces weighing around 7 ounces each. Prices range $1.50 to $6.00 per package.
The cakes can also be used as organic manure, and some sellers market them to people with home gardens.