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# rangeland - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Rangeland Foods withdraws burgers after horsemeat discovered

Some beef burgers tested positive for between 5 per cent and 30 per cent horsemeat.

# rangeland - Friday 8 February, 2013

Column: The Irish beef business model is broken and needs to change

In the wake of yet more details about beef products contaminated with horse meat, Patrick Burke asks why Ireland’s beef industry – valued at €1.9bn exports in 2012 – has been importing raw food ingredients from Poland in the first place.

# rangeland - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Rangeland Food recommences production, says it was "victim of fraud"

The plant in Monaghan had halted production after tests into a consignment of Polish beef found positive traces of horse DNA.

# rangeland - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

'Somebody is selling rogue product, and somebody knows about it' - Coveney

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, also said that ‘bad management’ at Silvercrest had let down the Irish food industry.