Horsemeat found in N Ireland

The Food Standards Agency tested meat being stored in a factory in Northern Ireland and found 80% horsemeat in two of the samples. The meat has not entered the food chain.

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Investigators look at role of Irish meat traders

Irish authorities have widened their investigation to examine the role of Irish meat traders.

McAdam Foods, a meat trader based in Co Monaghan, confirmed a team of special investigators from the Department of Agriculture had been inspecting its premises and its deals with Polish suppliers.

We are complying fully with the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food.

A special investigations team have been here this morning and we have given them sufficient information at this point regarding our suppliers in Poland.

– spokesman, McAdam Foods

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