Organic compliance

Local authority enforcement officers have warned they will conduct tougher restaurant inspections for organic labelling compliance, after Notting Hill haunt Julie's was fined for selling conventional chicken as organic.

Fresh cod catch

No Catch... Just Cod is to appear in Fresh & Wild stores next year. So far the Johnson Sustainable Seafoods product is listed in Tesco, Sainsbury's and Booths.

Roasting outrage

EBLEX had more than 150 calls complaining about poor quality meat to its Roast Rage helpline over Christmas. It was set up to give cooking advice after a survey found 40% of Christmas cooks pass off pre-cooked meat as their own.