Contents tagged with carcase yield

2 October 2023

Following consultation with the industry in 2018, Defra are considering the introduction of legislation for mandatory sheep carcase classification and price reporting.

18 January 2022

Both fat class and conformation class have significant effects on the yield of saleable meat from the carcase

5 November 2019

Innovative butchery has developed 35 new pork cuts from the front section of the carcase, which accounts for around a third of it.

7 October 2019

One of Liverpool’s leading chefs has taken up the challenge to inspire cooks across the country to use lesser-used cuts of beef and lamb in dishes.

11 September 2019

Yorkshire farmer’s daughter and Great British Menu chef, Stephanie Moon calls cooks to make better use of the lamb carcase as the country prepares for Love Lamb Week.

24 August 2023

Returns to sheep farmers can be improved by delivering a product that fits the customer's needs. This means deciding which market to target and making decisions based on that. This booklet aims to help producers understand market specifications and the factors that can effect carcase value and producer returns