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mutton

meat obtained from ewe, wether, hogget or ram and from lambs not finished to lamb quality.
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The New Zealand sheepmeat outlook for 2015-16 suggests a fall in production but there could still be increased shipments to the EU to offset losses sustained in the Chinese market.
I know that the blueberry and sheepmeat industries will use this trip to reinforce their credentials as reliable suppliers of high quality product.
Relatively little growth was recorded in the French sheep market, responsible for some two thirds of all UK sheepmeat exports, over the past year.
She said: "Taking this huge step towards legalising smokies will give more positive signals to the sheep industry and move us closer to bringing another product into the range that sheepmeat fulfils.
The Minister also noted that the sheepmeat sector remains a crucially important part of the Irish agriculture sector and that market access for Irish sheepmeat to the USA is another priority.
The Eurozone accounts for 95% of UK sheepmeat exports and, with shoppers feeling the pinch, most European countries reduced their shipments," said HCC in its latest market bulletin, published this week.
Eblex forecasts that total UK sheepmeat production will be around 294,000 tonnes this year, down by almost 4% on the 305,000 tonnes produced in 2009.
The aim was to address the challenges of declining sheepmeat consumption as well as airing views on ways to meet consumer demands in relation to animal traceability and welfare.
Representatives of Australias cattle and sheepmeat producers have joined with the National Farmers Federation (NFF) to welcome an expansion of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) market for packaged meat which could be worth up to $60 million annually.
PRICES for both beef and sheepmeat are set to come under further pressure this year with UK production forecast to rise during 2016.
The first International Sheepmeat forum in Brussels heard that consumption figures in the UK remain relatively strong, but other European countries had seen significant drops.
uk SHEEP MEET A GLOBAL gathering of sheepmeat producers confirmed that problems facing Welsh sheep farmers are shared the world over.