Macrae plant opens 

Young's Macrae officially opened its £10m seafood plant at Livingston, Scotland, last week. It is dedicated to Waitrose and has been designed with space to create new lines and raise capacity. 

Hindu bull outrage 

Plans to slaughter a TB-carrying Welsh bull revered by Hindus at the Skanda Vale Hindu Community in Carmarthenshire have attracted worldwide condemnation through an online petition. 

Lamb talks falter 

New Zealand's lamb industry is split over plans to form a large production and marketing co-op. One major processor said it could take years.