Lamb carcasses hanging© Tim Scrivener
Last year proved extremely difficult for lamb at retail in Britain, with sales volumes dropping by one-tenth in the 52 weeks ending 13 December, according to the latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel. Total sales volume in Britain tumbled 9.8% year on year to 67.9m kilograms, with overall spend also suffering, down 4.8% across the same period at £594.6m – supported only by the increase in retail prices. Almost every category of lamb offering saw volumes and spend fall, said Kantar, […]
This article is for registered users.
To continue reading register for free...
Register for free with Farmers Weekly

Register for free to read this article, and for access to:

  • Exclusive news
  • Insight and opinion
  • Market and farming trends
Register

Already registered? Sign in.

...or to get unlimited access to FWI.co.uk