Saturday April 25, 2015
Police from seven European countries have arrested 26 people in a crackdown on a horse meat trafficking ring two years after a tainted meat scandal that rocked the European Union.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
A Dutch court has jailed meat wholesaler Willy Selten for two-and-a-half years for selling horse meat passed off as beef during Europe's massive 2013 meat scandal.
Monday March 16, 2015
An Irish beef processing company is suing a Polish company that allegedly supplied beef contaminated with horse meat, the High Court has heard.
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