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NI beef steering group aims to deliver carbon calculations for farmers

NI beef steering group aims to deliver carbon calculations for farmers

Plans are in place within Northern Ireland’s beef sector to develop a concerted response to the challenge of climate change,...

November 1, 2021

Work begins to secure the inclusion of Northern Ireland in grass-fed PGI

Work begins to secure the inclusion of Northern Ireland in grass-fed PGI

The Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) is heading up a group of stakeholder bodies that have been charged with the...

February 15, 2021

PGI Welsh lamb recipes proves to be a hit in Scandinavia

PGI Welsh lamb recipes proves to be a hit in Scandinavia

Consumers in Sweden have been delighted with a new range of PGI Welsh lamb recipes exclusively created by native leading...

January 20, 2021

New rules and logos to protect British food and drink

New rules and logos to protect British food and drink

New logos for food and drink products with the European Union Protected Food Name (EUPFN) status have been unveiled. At...

October 22, 2020

Promotion of Scotch Lamb PGI ahead of St. Andrew’s day

Promotion of Scotch Lamb PGI ahead of St. Andrew’s day

United Auctions has been joined by the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Scotland, the Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers in Scotland...

October 6, 2020

Fears PGI could prevent NI farmers from using term ‘Irish grass-fed beef’

Fears PGI could prevent NI farmers from using term ‘Irish grass-fed beef’

Northern Ireland beef farmers could object to the Republic’s application for PGI status for Irish grass-fed beef should it insist...

September 17, 2020

It really is time to support home-grown produce

It really is time to support home-grown produce

I am aware of the ongoing debate within the fresh produce sector as to what proportion of the monies coming...

December 24, 2018