Sausage specialist Debbie & Andrew's has been invited to Westminster to discuss its Fair Trade for British Pig Farmers concept with MPs, in which it pays 15% more for pork and passes the difference directly to farmers and processors.
Turkey time again
Retailers are being urged to get their entries in for this year's British Turkey Awards, which take place on 25 September. Some 14 categories will be contested this year.
Reserves for fish
Defra has published its draft Marine Bill, in which it has proposed the creation of a network of marine conservation zones around Britain's coastline.