Environment Secretary, Owen Paterson MP, has said that buying something labelled beef which ends up being horse meat is "fraud".
Speaking at the NFU conference in Birmingham, where one thousand farmers have gathered, he also told listeners "we must ensure the British public have confidence in the industry and what they're eating".
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Low levels of pollen today and tomorrow.
Cloud will build up from the east during the evening bringing intermittent rain.
Further outbreaks of rain are expected, perhaps heavy at times.