'Trying something new' was one of the main drivers of the growth of plant-based meat

AHDB examines factors driving the plant-based meat trend

By Ashley Williams

The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has launched a report into the factors driving attention to the plant-based food trend and how it may impact the future prospects of the meat industry in the UK.

UK red meat exports saw a strong first six months of 2018

UK red meat exports on the rise

By Aidan Fortune

UK red meat exports shrugged off tight sheep meat supplies and a slowdown in China to record strong growth for the first six months of the year.

The National Cattlemen's Beef Association has raised issues over lab-grown meat

Jurisdiction issues raised over lab-grown meat

By Aidan Fortune

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) has raised questions over which US government agency would have jurisdiction over lab-grown meat products.

The FDA is to hold a debate on lab-grown meat next month

FDA to debate lab-grown meat

By Aidan Fortune

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is to hold a public meeting to discuss foods produced using animal cell culture technology.