• November 26, 2015

    A new film, Death on a plate: TTIP, meat inspections and your food, launched today by UNISON and War on Want, lays bare the grave threat a new trade deal poses to the food we eat.

  • February 20, 2013

    Shoppers in Wales are being urged to support Welsh farmers by buying meat that can be traced back to local farms, rather than anonymous sources.

  • February 18, 2013

    The horsemeat scandals which are the subject of enveloping media coverage in Britain at the moment (and which extend to 13 countries and 28 companies) point to far deeper issues about the structure of the food industry and the damage that its dominance by unaccountable corporate interests is doing in terms of health, hunger, nutrition, the environment, sustainable farming, animal welfare, food security, food sovereignty and more besides.

  • February 9, 2013

    The latest horsemeat incidents show the influence of big business is compromising the security of our food chain, a Scottish MSP has claimed.

  • March 16, 2012

    President Sarkozy's call for labelling meat from animals slaughtered in line with religious rules has sparked outrage among France's Muslim and Jewish leaders.

  • October 19, 2010

    Lower meat diets could prevent around 45,000 early deaths, save the NHS £1.2 billion each year and help to tackle climate change, according to new research.

  • October 7, 2010

    Amidst new warnings about crop failures, Friends of the Earth have said that eating “less, but better quality” meat is vital to the struggle against climate change.