Horsing it up

Posted by – 31 January, 2013

That’s what you get when you live behind an agricultural trade wall:

Catherine Brown, chief executive of the Food Standards Agency, told MPs that the Polish supplier at the heart of the scandal has been selling beef “filler” to an Irish meat processor for over a year.

Anne McIntosh, the chairman of the committee, said: “How do we know that this horse meat has not been in beef burgers for months if not years?”