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Tesco’s promise to farmers –
too good to be taken at face value?

Originally published on the CRT’s national website on 28th February 2013 Since Tesco’s ‘beef’ burger was found to contain 29% horse the supermarket giant has promised to buy ‘more meat from the UK.’ [i] But will they pay the British farmer a fair price for the produce? Tesco’s record and that of the other UK […]

Tesco fined for fixing cheese price

by Rod Kebble The Tesco supermarket chain has lost its appeal against a £6.5 million fine imposed by the Office of Fair Trading for fixing the price of cheese in 2002.

Dairy industry turns sour

by Rod Kebble The article Pierrepont’s Bev Clear posted on her Facebook page last week gets straight to the point: “Have had a price cut of 1.5 pence per litre for our milk and it looks like they want to cut again at the end of the summer. This effectively means we will lose approx. […]