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The ICE raids led to the detainment of 680 poultry workers

ICE raids fall-out raises immigrant policy questions

By Aidan Fortune

Almost 700 poultry plant workers in Mississippi were detained last week in a massive US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) operation. However subsequent investigations have led to questions being asked of the country’s immigration policies.

Scottish farmers call for origin labelling

Scottish farmers call for origin labelling

By Aidan Fortune

The National Farmers’ Union in Scotland (NFU Scotland) has urged the introduction of country of origin labelling (COOL) on processed beef products.

Meat industry at odds over beef support

Meat industry at odds over beef support

By Aidan Fortune

The British Meat Processors Association (BMPA) has hit back at the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) assertions that the processing industry needs to do more to support domestic produce.

Morrisons has opened up its beef supply chain to accept calves from dairy suppliers

Morrisons to open up beef supply chain

By Aidan Fortune

Retailer Morrisons has extended its beef supply chain in the UK to allow bull calves from its dairy suppliers to participate in the Arla UK 360 programme.