Lamb talk

Sainsbury's has launched a national steering group to help it communicate better with lamb producers. It wants to work more directly with farmers in the future.

Import rules

Seafish has published what it calls an indispensable guide to seafood import legislation, which is aimed at helping importers navigate tricky cross-border shipping rules.

Bad legs

A report for Defra on farmed chickens finds that welfare standards in the UK have slipped since 1992. It found that more than 27% of 200 million birds carried leg injuries compared with 26% in 1992. The birds are fattened too quickly and their limbs struggle with the weight.