Meat news around the UK

17 January 2020



Food made from 'bacterial dust' is 'ludicrous', beef group says

15 January 2020

Monbiot's synthetic 'bacterial dust' proposal is 'ludicrous'

Scotch beef and lamb campaign relaunched

13 January 2020

It aims to raise awareness of the meat's quality

Lively panel debate veganism and future of UK farming

13 January 2020

The debate happened at Oxford Real Farming Conference

Mitsubishi 'will not associate' with 'How To Steal Pigs' programme

12 January 2020

Car firm distances itself from C4 documentary

Farmers urge government to help to save small abattoirs

11 January 2020

Potential crisis faces local meat supply

Switching to lab-grown foods 'is not the answer'

10 January 2020

Industry group brushes off Monbiot's proposal

Farmers raise safety concerns over 'How to Steal Pigs' TV show

10 January 2020

Serious concerns raised over the Channel 4 programme

Chlorinated chicken 'will not be imported' after Brexit

10 January 2020

Defra confirms no chlorinated chicken for UK

Upcoming pork TV campaign to challenge 'veganuary'

9 January 2020

Ad urges people to cook healthy pork dishes

Farming 'as we know it' will end in 50 years, Monbiot claims

9 January 2020

The activist says synthetic food is the future

Farmers slam BBC's new vegan series for being 'unbalanced'

8 January 2020

New documentary 'Veganville' has been criticised

'Nothing like the real thing': UK pig group responds to plant-based 'pork'

8 January 2020

Lab-made 'pork' has been created in the US

'Organuary' seeks to promote offal to UK consumers

6 January 2020

Month-long campaign promotes organ meats

Eating red meat 'vital' for health, expert says

6 January 2020

Concern with reduction in red meat consumption

Farmers say Greggs' new 'fake steak bake' is 'misleading'

6 January 2020

Bakery chain unveils new vegan snack

UK livestock sector urged to 'reclaim' January

6 January 2020

Farmers encouraged to set the record straight

Farmers criticise suggestion to convert half of UK farmland to nature

4 January 2020

Comments were made by ex-Defra chief scientist

Meat group urges media to be more balanced this year

2 January 2020

Balance needed in debate over diet and climate

Hill Ram Scheme recruits 22 new sheep farms

29 December 2019

Scheme looks to build resilience

Figures show Christmas export boost for British food

22 December 2019

The British Christmas dinner is set to be enjoyed globally

Major boost in UK lamb trade to Middle East

20 December 2019

UK sheep sector hails new export figures

Field-to-fork approach doubles size of farmer's business

19 December 2019

Farm produce is flying off the shelves for this farmer

‘Peak meat 2030’ open letter is ‘flawed’, AHDB says

18 December 2019

Scientists' latest call branded 'flawed'

Eco-conscious Brits urged to buy British lamb this Christmas

18 December 2019

Consumers told to buy sustainable UK lamb

New research to bolster Welsh farming sustainability

13 December 2019

Applications for scholarships now open

UK farmers hit back at 'peak meat by 2030' open letter

13 December 2019

Scientists say world must soon reach 'peak meat'

Pig producers applaud Asda for sourcing more British pork

11 December 2019

Asda has boosted its British pork products

Boost in UK food and drink exports to non-EU countries

11 December 2019

Significant increase in trade with China

UK food and drink looks to US and China to expand

9 December 2019

New report shows growth opportunities

Farmers criticise BBC for 'I love vegans' Christmas ad

9 December 2019

Broadcaster once again criticised for anti-meat bias