22-07-2014 09:51 AM | United Kingdom

Tumbling beef prices hitting Shropshire and Mid Wales farmers

They are being paid up to £300 less per breast than they were just a year ago, Meat Promotion Wales warned as the Royal Welsh Show got under way today.

The price has dropped from an average of £4.02 per kg in July 2013 to £3.55 per kg in June 2014.

The fall has been blamed on foreign imports flooding the market from as far away as South America.
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