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HUGE GARDA AND DEPARTMENT PROBE INTO HORSE MEAT ‘LINK’ TO MID-MONAGHAN PLANTS

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HUGE GARDA AND DEPARTMENT PROBE INTO HORSE MEAT ‘LINK’ TO MID-MONAGHAN PLANTS

By PATSY McARDLE A HUGE investigation is continuing this week into horse meat DNA links to burger meats which has rocked the beef processing sector with an unwelcome focus on major suppliers in Co. Monaghan, and processing plants at Ballybay and Lough Egish near Castleblayney. THE second meat processing plant in Mid-Monaghan revealed at the weekend that positive traces of horse meat was found in stock, which was not processed. THE Department of Agriculture has confirmed findings of 75 per cent equine DNA in supplied meat stock, which had not ...