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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Any remaining showers will soon clear leaving a dry night.
Early evening sunshine in places but, overnight, mist and low clod will move back in from the east, giving fog and drizzle in places.
Visibility will be poor again overnight and tomorrow with mist and fog rolling in from the North Sea. However it is also warming up!