Wednesday November 26, 2014
An animal rights group has petitioned the Swiss government to ban a traditional, if rare, practice of eating cats for dinner and turning dogs into sausages.
Wednesday August 20, 2014
The President of the Irish Farmers Association has said a forum of beef industry representatives needs to meet immediately so proper discussions can take place on the future of the sector.
Monday December 16, 2013
Police have arrested 21 people in raids on the horse meat industry across southern France on suspicion that horses used to develop medicines were sold fraudulently for food.
Thursday September 12, 2013
Monday July 29, 2013
Professor Alan Reilly Chief Executive of the Food Safety Authority explains.
Wednesday May 15, 2013
The chairperson of a British parliamentary committee has said there was "lapses" in communication between the Food Safety Authority of Ireland and their UK counterparts over the recent horse meat scandal.
Friday April 05, 2013
Friday March 22, 2013
Horse meat weighing 100kg and falsely labelled as beef has been identified by UK council officials, with 40kg of it already sold to the public.
Friday March 15, 2013
Gabriel Gilmartin, President of the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers' Association, says farmers are forced to comply with strict conditions when its comes to traceability and he wants the same regime introduced for meat processors
Tuesday March 05, 2013
Frozen food company Birds Eye has said that an Irish meat processor supplied meat for two of its ready meals that tested positive for equine DNA.