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This time last year, when we bit into burgers we were happily unaware of any link between processed beef and horse meat. This changed on January 15th,(...)

ABP Food Group said today it has settled an action against a UK-based meat firm and begun High Court proceedings against a Polish firm. Photograph: PA

ABP Food Group has settled an action against a UK-based meat firm and begun High Court proceedings against a Polish firm, both relating to the horse m(...)

Minister for Agriculture and Food  Simon Coveney: “We acted quickly and swiftly and with absolute priority to get to the bottom of the horsemeat crisis which became a European crisis very, very quickly.” Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has defended the Government’s reaction to the horsemeat scandal after a House of Commons inquiry levelled criti(...)