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#Irish Meat

# irish-meat - Friday 17 October, 2014

Stolen livestock slaughtered in illegal abattoirs could make it back to Irish consumers

The gardaí said there are three organised criminal gangs involved in the “rustling” of cattle.

# irish-meat - Friday 15 August, 2014

Half of bacon and pork tested in butchers' shops not Irish

The Association of Craft Butchers said some butchers might be supplied with imported meat, passed off as Irish.

# irish-meat - Thursday 29 August, 2013

SuperValu to become first retailer to trace its bacon by DNA

The retailer came up with the idea after recognising potential weaknesses in paper based traceability systems following the pigmeat dioxin crisis.

# irish-meat - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Irish firm among hundreds hit by new horsemeat scandal in the Netherlands

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.

# irish-meat - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

Column: Horse meat scandal reveals fatal flaw in our whole food industry

It suits big food retailers to push cheap products, but the end result is an insult to the Irish farmers who worked so hard to build up the industry, writes Seamus Sheridan

# irish-meat - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Irish lamb now on the menu in Singapore

Singapore has opened its trade doors to Irish sheep meat.