Meat news around the UK

25 June 2019



NI beef farmers 'disillusioned' by current market

24 June 2019

Prices drop by almost 10% in last 12 months

Four Scottish farmers to front major beef campaign

24 June 2019

Farmers are urged to back the red meat campaign

UK pork plants set to export to China

20 June 2019

China is importing as it comes to grips with ASF

NFU calls for 'clear and unambiguous' food labelling

20 June 2019

The union gave evidence to a House of Lords hearing

British beef to enter Chinese market by end of 2019

18 June 2019

It comes more than 20 years after China imposed a ban on UK beef

Prices fall to three year low for Scottish beef producers

17 June 2019

Prices fall to three-year low in climate of uncertainty

Lords to look at restricting words like 'sausage' in vegan products

15 June 2019

Are vegetarian 'burgers' confusing consumers?

Most 'meat' will be lab-made or plant-based by 2040, report says

13 June 2019

'Meat' in just over 20 years will be radically different to now

Far East holds 'opportunity' for British red meat and dairy

12 June 2019

UK can benefit from the all-important Asian marketplace

Morrisons is selling £5 British meat feast for Father's Day

11 June 2019

The 620g 'Mighty Meat Feast' is 100% British

Not all meat has same environmental footprint, report says

5 June 2019

Animals that are fed only grass are 'part of the solution'

Poultry demand grows on back of African swine fever

31 May 2019

Global growth in poultry demand strengthened by swine fever

Lidl introduces method of production labels on chicken

31 May 2019

The move aims to combat consumer confusion over meat

Broaden definition of skills in migration proposals, farm group says

31 May 2019

Farm groups say that abattoir work is a skilled profession

Sainsbury's to launch 'meat-free butchers' in London

31 May 2019

It is witnessing a 'huge climb' in plant-based food sales

UK pork producers 'losing millions each month'

29 May 2019

Farmers are losing money on every pig they produce

Tax targeting all meat products won't work, experts say

29 May 2019

Experts call for a tax on ultra-processed meat only

Protecting Scottish red meat sector 'never been more important'

28 May 2019

Industry urged to seize chances to communicate with public

Managing grass could help farmers exploit changing meat market

24 May 2019

Managing grazing will become ever more important

Alternative meat market could be worth $140bn by 2029

23 May 2019

Plant-based 'meat' set to be worth 10% of global meat market

Vegan doctor group 'misunderstand' meat and cancer link

21 May 2019

Vegan medics get it wrong on meat advice, expert says

Scots farmers needed for new campaign 'Meat with Integrity'

20 May 2019

Industry urged to back 'Meat with Integrity' campaign

Vegan doctor group calls on hospitals to ban bacon

20 May 2019

The vegan doctors have launched #GiveBaconTheBoot

Switching to plant-based diet 'not as simple as previously thought'

17 May 2019

Protein replacement poses major challenges, research says

EU agrees Brexit package of £43m for Irish beef farmers

16 May 2019

Irish beef farmers fear price losses as a result of UK leaving EU

Man dressed as giant chicken helps boost pork sales

15 May 2019

The disgruntled chicken helped boost £12m in sales

One in ten children choosing not to eat meat, survey shows

14 May 2019

10 percent of British children shun meat

£1.4m campaign to reignite consumers' love of lamb

10 May 2019

The campaign wants to put lamb back on people's plates

Let people eat red meat as much as they want, Norway's health minister says

8 May 2019

The minister said she will not tell people how to live their lives

Farmers increasingly producing meat to highest specification

7 May 2019

Welsh farmers are meeting the mark and keeping it lean