Eggs: three arrested

Three people have been arrested in connection with alleged breaches of egg marketing rules after police officers and officials from Defra executed warrants at three premises in Bromsgrove.

Second anniversary

Asda has marked the second anniversary of its dedicated milk supply scheme with Arla Foods Milk Partnership by announcing it has paid an extra £6m to farmers - based on it paying 1ppl more than the Arla base price. It is also offering shoppers the chance to win a Mini Cooper with a Friesian design on it.

Tesco's organic cash

Tesco is to pay the 230 farmers in the Organic Milk Suppliers Co-operative £400 pa to cover the cost of organic inspections.