Defra stays with CFP

Defra has definitively ruled out any withdrawal from the Common Fisheries Policy. Following Asda's call last week for an end to Brussels fisheries management, Defra said the UK would first have to leave the EU, which was not on the cards.

Medallion moves

Sales of Quality British Turkey medallions rocketed threefold across Morrisons stores thanks to in-store tasting by 6,000 shoppers. Post-promotion, sales of the tomato salsa turkey medallion are up by 36%.

Rise for Angus

Aberdeen Angus calf registrations are double what they were 10 years ago at 11,500. The breed society says it is a measure of the growing popularity of Angus-sired beef from multiple retailer buyers.