Dai Davies at the Royal Welsh Show 2015Dai Davies ©Richard Stanton
New Zealand lamb imports are putting the future of the Welsh sheep industry at risk, industry leaders have warned. On the first day of the Royal Welsh Show (20 July), Dai Davies, chairman of Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) – launched a scathing attack on supermarkets for continuing to source foreign, especially NZ lamb, at the expense of Welsh produce. “We are increasingly finding imported lamb encroaching on our season, with product still on the shelves in July […]
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