British farmers have warned Hilary Benn that if new EU measures on electronic identification are implemented in their current form, sheep farmers will be driven out of business.
Serving up an ostrich
Shropshire exotic meat specialist Alternative Meats, which sells products including crocodile, bison, ostrich and zebra to farm shops, retailers and delis, is moving into foodservice for the first time.
Turkey joins diet club
British turkey has continued its campaign to present the meat as a slimming alternative by signing up with slimming club Rosemary Conley Diet and Fitness to mail 50,000 members leaflets outlining low-fat turkey recipes.