Meat news around the UK

7 December 2021

QMS appoints SAOS to conduct quality assurance inspections

6 December 2021

SAOS will be responsible for assessments

US opens doors to British lamb following 20 year ban

4 December 2021

Deal will be worth £37m in first 5 years

Scottish govt overlooking local abattoir crisis, charity warns

3 December 2021

Scotland only has 26 red meat abattoirs left

Online tool helps public buy Xmas turkey from local farms

3 December 2021

NFU urges the public to #BuyMyTurkey

Government urged to mandate British food for public sector

3 December 2021

Move would back farmers, campaigners say

Ads claiming plant-based diet made people stronger withdrawn

1 December 2021

Watchdog orders vegan ads to be taken down

Pork shelf watch launched to gauge retailer support

30 November 2021

Pig sector seeing perform storm of issues

Post-lockdown consumer support for beef continues

27 November 2021

Beef spend higher than two years ago

Beef predicted to be festive favourite this year

26 November 2021

AHDB predicts winners at Christmas dinners

Scottish red meat sector plans to become 'greenest in world'

24 November 2021

Sector unveils plans to mitigate climate change

Cranswick reports revenue growth amid 'challenging' outlook

23 November 2021

UK meat processor posts financial results

Restaurant serving nothing but pigs in blankets to open

22 November 2021

All pork is sourced from British farms

'Turkey insurance': Iceland promises turkey in time for Christmas

19 November 2021

Retailer makes available 600k delivery slots

QMS updates Processor Assurance Scheme standards

19 November 2021

Standards to come into effect 1 Jan 2022

Meat produced with banned antibiotics on shelves, report says

18 November 2021

Public may be buying low quality food

Retailers slammed for 'misleading' food advertising

17 November 2021

NSA calls for accurate and balanced information

'Greenest' butcher's shop in Scotland officially opens

17 November 2021

Eco-friendly butcher sources local meat

Pilgrim's UK acquires major lamb processing facilities

16 November 2021

Pilgrim's UK purchases Randall Parker Foods

No turkey shortages expected this Christmas, sector says

15 November 2021

Foreign workers have applied to visa scheme

The Black Farmer launches fundraising Poppy Sausages

11 November 2021

10p of every pack sold goes to charity

Global food prices reach highest level in over a decade

5 November 2021

Prices jumped by over 30% in past year, UN says

Morrisons slashes pork prices to help crisis-hit pig sector

4 November 2021

Pork deals for customers during November

COP26: 'Croissant has higher carbon footprint than bacon roll'

3 November 2021

BBC News correspondent highlighted his finding

UK exports £19m of red meat to US following ban lift

2 November 2021

A quarter of all shipments was UK beef

Cranswick achieves carbon neutral status across 14 sites

2 November 2021

Meat processor sees sustainability milestones

Foodservice sector told to offer more higher-welfare meat

1 November 2021

Sector is 'seriously lagging' behind retailers

George Eustice signals possible carbon tax on meat and dairy

1 November 2021

Govt already writing up new taxes for food sector

Welsh lamb better regarded than British lamb, survey finds

1 November 2021

Welsh lamb scored well on green standards

Farmers help deliver lamb to 30,000 pupils

28 October 2021

Part of St Andrew’s Day initiative

Animal Rebellion activists climb Defra's London HQ

26 October 2021

Campaigners urge department to 'defund meat'