# horsemeat - Today’s News
Drug heists and busts with plotlines straight out of the movies.
# horsemeat - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The new unit will bring the department’s investigations unit under one banner.
# horsemeat - Thursday 24 July, 2014
# horsemeat - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
They were also asked about the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease, a question which may have thrown students as it is not a compulsory disorder on the syllabus.
# horsemeat - Friday 28 February, 2014
A Polish report detailed ‘green and rotting meat’ in a Monaghan food plant but the meat in question had been removed from storage for testing according to the Minister.
# horsemeat - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
The Department of Agriculture and the ABP Food Group say that the meat was being stored for inspection and could never have entered the supply chain.
# horsemeat - Saturday 4 January, 2014
At least 500 more horses had to be rescued in 2013 compared to 2012 figures.
# horsemeat - Monday 16 December, 2013
This case follows claims that horsemeat which was used to manufacture anti-rabies serum ended up in food chain.
# horsemeat - Tuesday 8 October, 2013
About seven in ten Irish adults consider a company’s reputation before buying its products or services, according to a new survey.
# horsemeat - Thursday 12 September, 2013
The meat processing company says the Polish food supplier was in breach of contract.
# horsemeat - Thursday 29 August, 2013
Police said the men – whose nationalities were not revealed – were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud.
# horsemeat - Wednesday 21 August, 2013
# horsemeat - Friday 16 August, 2013
McAdam Food Products claims it was defamed by the Larry Goodman-owned firm.
# horsemeat - Friday 2 August, 2013
Dawn Fresh Foods is closing its plant in Fethard, Co Tipperary with the loss of over 100 jobs by the end of this year.
# horsemeat - Thursday 18 July, 2013
In an interview with TheJournal.ie, Coveney said that his department has handed information to authorities in other countries and that he expects them to pursue prosecutions.
# horsemeat - Tuesday 16 July, 2013
Minister Simon Coveney says he is not going to court unless he knows he can win.
# horsemeat - Monday 10 June, 2013
The BSE crisis in the UK, the tainted blood scandal in France and the recent horse meat fiasco are just some of the scandals that have hit Europe. But the response to public outcry, unfortunately, usually throws science out the window, writes Prof Rangar Lofsted.
# horsemeat - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
The fast food restaurant chain ended its partnership with ABP Group earlier this year because of the horsemeat scandal.
# horsemeat - Tuesday 21 May, 2013
The firm, run by Minister Simon Coveney’s brother, was caught up in the scandal when one of its products was found to have equine DNA.
# horsemeat - Sunday 5 May, 2013
Minister Simon Coveney also wants tighter controls on the movement of horses.
# horsemeat - Saturday 20 April, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: making it easier for everyone to be insolvent; Alan Shatter’s beliebers; Quinnsolvency and waking up the Troika in the middle of the night…
# horsemeat - Wednesday 17 April, 2013
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The meatballs would only be sold or given away in Sweden, however. The company has said that Ikea stores in other countries would have to follow local rules and regulations.
# horsemeat - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
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All beef samples tested negative for horse DNA though one horse carcase was found to have traces of bute and is now under investigation.
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The results were to be submitted to the commission by yesterday, 15 April, and are expected to be published today.
# horsemeat - Wednesday 10 April, 2013
Earlier the Netherlands’ food safety agency said that a Dutch supplier may have distributed as much as 50,000 tonnes of contaminated beef to companies across Europe.
# horsemeat - Tuesday 9 April, 2013
The supermarket said testing revealed “very low levels” of the drug.
A new Europe-wide focus on labelling and traceability could increase turnover for these businesses over the next year, according to a new report.
# horsemeat - Saturday 30 March, 2013
There are around 50,000 food points of sale in the country with just 300 inspectors to ensure that they meet food safety standards.
# horsemeat - Friday 29 March, 2013
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The Department of Agriculture refused to release over a hundred pages of emails between it and the Food Safety Authority of Ireland following a Freedom of Information request.
# horsemeat - Monday 25 March, 2013
The results showed the presence of horsemeat in two products that had already been withdrawn from the market.
# horsemeat - Saturday 16 March, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: The country is ‘fraped’ with snow; Pope Francis feels let down by Ming Flanagan; horsemeat scandal neigh fair to the rich?
# horsemeat - Friday 15 March, 2013
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Also today, QK Meats apologised for not contacting the Department of Agriculture about horsemeat found at its plant last year.
Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney says the horsemeat saga risks damaging Ireland’s food sector – but has it changed the amount of beef that you eat?
# horsemeat - Thursday 14 March, 2013
The Minister published the report of the investigation into the mislabelling of processed meat this afternoon.