Brazilian imports spark beef protests across UK

Clarke, Philip; Riley, Jonathan
August 2005
Farmers Weekly;8/19/2005, Vol. 143 Issue 8, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on a series of protests staged by British and Irish beef producers to urge consumers to avoid Brazilian beef. Decline in deadweight steer prices; Impact of importing Brazilian beef into Europe according to Irish Cattle and Sheep Association president Malcolm Thompson; Defense made by supermarket chain Tesco for its buying policy for Brazilian beef.


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