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Survey on Scottish lamb sales

A survey of supermarkets in the Scottish Borders has found that they are still selling substantial quantities of imported lamb.

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Supermarkets "committed" to stocking Scottish lamb

Supermarkets Tesco and Asda were found to have large quantities of lamb from New Zealand and Australia.

"We are committed to offering our customers the best local and regional produce Scotland has to offer and that includes stocking 100 per cent Scotch Lamb in our Finest range in our Scottish stores, from June to December when Scotch lamb is in season and using Scotch Lamb year-round for our core Tesco-branded lamb products.”

– Tesco spokesperson

"We are committed to buying Scottish lamb wherever we can, in fact around 60 per cent of our current range is from Scottish farms.”

– Asda spokeswoman

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