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In an interview with Feedinfo News Service, BEIC
CEO Mark Williams discusses new EU rules banning the production of eggs in conventional cages as well as current trends in the UK egg production industry.
Craig Bickerton, senior economic analyst at the BEIC
, and author of the report, said of the forecasts: 'The last 25 years have seen a diversification away from manufacturing.
subscribers account For approximately 90 percent of the UK egg market, which provides consumers with eggs from hens kept IC) higher standards of animal welfare and hygiene control.
Paice told parliament that many retailers, suppliers and food manufacturers had made commitments to only source legally produced eggs from 2012, but the BEIC
warned there were still many that had not done so.
Chief Executive Mark Williams commented: "BEIC
is very pleased to have appointed NSF-CMI to take on the role of independent assessment and certification of the Lion Quality scheme.
To back its case, the BEIC
has commissioned a report on the ban from EFFP, which said Scotch eggs and Yorkshire pudding were among the foods most likely to contain illegal egg.
, which has written to Defra, is warning that the situation is putting thousands of UK jobs at risk.
The website will be a "valuable resource for individuals who have an active lifestyle and are looking for cost-effective and convenient meal ideas," added BEIC
chief executive, Mark Williams.
added that of more than 80,000 eggs independently tested last year, all were found to be free of salmonella, while three out of four UK eggs are now produced under the industry's voluntary Lion code of practice.
has also criticised the FSA for failing to encourage caterers to use Lion eggs.
say it is 'crucial' to nurture, attract and keep ambitious fast-growth companies.