Contents tagged with lamb

1 March 2024

Total UK sheep meat imports fell by 11% from 2022 to 2023, as we explore trade with Australia and New Zealand.

27 February 2024

A round up of key headlines for lamb.

22 February 2024

GB deadweight lamb prices have seen a storming beginning to 2024, as we explore drivers behind this growth, focussing on retail demand following Christmas.

26 February 2024

Demand for lamb is expected to grow throughout 2024 and beyond in the Middle East region, as we explore drivers of the market.

30 January 2024

UK/Canada Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations suspended

25 January 2024

A round up of the lamb markets for November 2023.

25 January 2024

Australian sheep production is dependant on El Nino in Q1 2024, prices have started the year around the same as 2023, following a period of lower prices last year.

23 January 2024

December monthly production is the lowest for 5 years for both beef and sheep, with wet weather a challenge for farmers finishing animals.

19 January 2024

The most recent beef and lamb trade data has been released by HMRC for November 2023, we explore the detail.

31 January 2024

Red meat volumes grew across the board last Christmas compared to Christmas 2022, whilst turkey remains the UK's favourite roasting joint.

12 January 2024

2023 saw a year of steady prices for new season store lambs. Prices averaged £80 per head in the final four weeks of the year, as fewer stores have come forward before Christmas compared to 2022.

8 January 2024

Defra census figures recorded the UK sheep flock at 31.8 million head as of 1 June 2023, down 4.1% on the previous year.