Scottish government appoints new QMS Board members
Sep22

Scottish government appoints new QMS Board members

The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and Islands, Mairi Gougeon MSP, has announced the appointment of several Members of the Board of Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).

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NPA warns CO2 shortage could mean “game over” for some producers
Sep21

NPA warns CO2 shortage could mean “game over” for some producers

Dr Zoe Davies, chief executive of the National Pig Association (NPA), has once again called for urgent action over the 110,000 pigs backed up on farms because of the ongoing labour and CO2 shortages.

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Nominations for IoM and WCB annual industry awards now open
Sep21

Nominations for IoM and WCB annual industry awards now open

The Institute of Meat (IoM) and Worshipful Company of Butchers have launched their nominations process ahead of their annual luncheon and awards on Thursday 24th February 2022.

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AIMS calls for change to English language tests
Sep21

AIMS calls for change to English language tests

The Association of Independent Meat Suppliers (AIMS) has asked the Government to reconsider the types of English language tests applicants for Skilled Worker Visas must take.

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UK CO2 shortages “could cancel Christmas”, says Bernard Matthews boss
Sep20

UK CO2 shortages “could cancel Christmas”, says Bernard Matthews boss

Bernard Matthews boss Ranjit Singh Boparan has waded in on the current gas shortages, warning that the crisis could jeopardise food supplies and ruin Christmas unless the government intervenes.

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