Food regulators are launching a crackdown on lamb dishes from takeaway restaurants after two studies showed that lamb is being replaced by cheaper meats such as beef or chicken.
TWO slaughterhouse bosses are facing charges over claims that they broke laws governing the traceability of horse meat.
Environmental health officers have seized £40,000 of illegal razor clams which were destined for Hong Kong.
Recent newspaper stories about a mouse leg being found by food inspectors in a Glasgow restaurant's beef curry, and another where an orange was crawling with maggots, are enough to make my stomach churn.
EXTRA measures have been included in legislation setting up a new food safety body for Scotland as a result of the horsemeat scandal.