The Food Safety Authority of Ireland warns foragers  to be extremely careful with wild mushrooms.

Foragers have been warned to be extremely careful with wild mushrooms and in particular not to allow children to eat them without expert advice on (...)

Testing times: the Ikea shop in  Dublin  removed meatballs from its menu temporarily. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

This year got off to a galloping start for the food industry when it emerged that horse meat was being added to beef burgers and ready meals.Twitter l(...)

A butcher  works behind a “no horsemeat” sign  in Market Harborough, central England. Photograph: Reuters

Many people were annoyed that “the Paddies” uncovered the horse meat scandal that turned out to be a case of massive international food fraud, (...)