US to lift ban on British lamb imports
Sep22

US to lift ban on British lamb imports

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that the US market will open to UK lamb products for “the first time in decades.”

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Lamb kill down again year-on-year
Sep14

Lamb kill down again year-on-year

According to the latest data from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), UK sheep meat production once again declined sharply on the year.

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UK meat industry shows support for Love Lamb Week
Sep01

UK meat industry shows support for Love Lamb Week

Now in its seventh year, the initiative has been backed by industry members such as Quality Meat Scotland and the National Farmers’ Union.

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New welfare rules for animals in transit to abattoirs welcomed
Aug18

New welfare rules for animals in transit to abattoirs welcomed

The Sustainable Food Trust is among those welcoming new animal welfare measures announced by the UK government, but also calls for more ‘local’ abattoirs.

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UK lamb kill “in line with expectations”, while cull kill remains low
Aug13

UK lamb kill “in line with expectations”, while cull kill remains low

According to the latest figures by Defra, the UK lamb kill in July 2021 totalled 1,084,000 head, in line with typical levels recorded in other recent years.

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Gower Salt Marsh Lamb secures international protection
Aug11

Gower Salt Marsh Lamb secures international protection

The lamb product has become the first new food to receive the UK GI status after the end of the transition period with the EU.

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