Ewe and lamb in field© Hugh Nutt
Last May, the Co-op switched to selling 100% fresh British lamb and bacon year round. The move made it the first national retailer to sell 100% fresh British meat. Lamb is commonly considered to be a seasonal product, but the Co-op is proving it is possible to produce lamb year round in the UK. The Co-op’s year-round supply is managed with the retailer’s Lamb Farming Group”, totalling 32 farms across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. See also: Outlook 2018: Strength of […]