NFU Scotland (NFUS) has called for improved country of origin (Coo) labelling on processed beef products.
Red meat processors have hit back at accusations they are not doing enough to help the beef sector.
The hunt is on to find the best trainee working in the Scottish red meat industry.
Industry promotion bodies in Scotland, Wales and England are continuing to work together to counter what they describe as serious “misinformation” on the health benefits of meat.
Meat processors have been accused of trading away the future of the beef industry for pennies.
A small-scale north Angus beef producer beat off the might of north-east beef finishers to win the coveted Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) rosebowl for the champion in the Kepak McIntosh Donald Best Scotch Steak Competition at the Royal Highland Show.
Scotland’s national beef herd is still shrinking and prime beef production is likely to decline next year, according to Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).
Scottish meat wholesalers have pledged to be in the vanguard of selling beef to lucrative new markets in China by the end of this year.
Market opportunities in the UK should help offset any loss of trade with Europe in the event of a no-deal Brexit, claims the managing director of Millers of Speyside.
Scotland is to become the first part of the UK to limit the amount of processed red meat that children are given over the school week.
Concerns remain over the future of sheepmeat exports to Europe after Brexit, claims Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).
North-east meat processor McIntosh Donald was bought over by Kepak in August. Gemma Mackenzie caught up with the site’s new manager to find out about his plans for the future.
Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has created a department to counter negative messages about the red-meat industry.
Japan has reopened its market to imports of UK beef and lamb.
Scottish meat processing company AP Jess plunged further into the red last year as it continued to deal with the impact of a major fire at one of its manufacturing plants in 2017.
The leader of Scotland’s red meat processors has slammed anti-meat lobbyists for allegedly making claims which cannot be backed up with independent evidence.
Scotland’s largest red meat processor, JW Galloway, enjoyed a 30% boost in profits last year.
Scottish beef, lamb and pork processors have reported strong interest this week from both new and potential overseas customers at SIAL Paris, one of the world’s leading food fairs.
Scotland’s £674 million flagship beef industry is assessing the potential cost and reputational implications of a single case of BSE.
Farm promotion bodies from Scotland, England and Wales are joining forces to explain the benefits of eating red meat.
Vets have raised concerns over the lack of information on how much meat is exported from the UK from animals that have not been stunned before slaughter.
Protecting the integrity of the Scotch brand and encouraging more shoppers to opt for Scottish red meat lies at the heart of Quality Meat Scotland’s (QMS) new strategy for the next five years.
China is on the verge of lifting a 20-year-long ban on British beef, claims AHDB,
Scottish agriculture’s concerns over access to a post-Brexit labour force continue to dominate political lobbying in the last days of the year.
Scotland’s red meat industry has issued a desperate plea to farmers and crofters to produce more livestock.
Improving the flow of information between different parts of the supply chain is the key to unlocking future opportunities in the red meat sector, according to Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).
The chief of Scotland's food safety agency has called for more people to come forward with information surrounding alleged meat fraud.
Scottish red meat export trade is predicted to remain steady over the next two years despite Brexit uncertainty.
Farm leaders have urged members of the public to ditch foreign meat and buy Scottish produce instead.
Brazil's president has met ambassadors from countries that import the country's meat, seeking to minimise damage from a major corruption probe.
Up to 1,500 cattle from across Scotland are slaughtered and processed at ABP's plant in Perth every week.
Scottish red meat companies face the prospect of "punitive tariffs and substantial market disruption" if they lose access to the European single market following Brexit, warns Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).