UK broiler market down 1.5m chicks a week in May

graphic of chicken meat

About 1.5 million fewer broiler chicks a week were placed in the UK in May, as the coronavirus outbreak tightened its grip on the domestic poultry sector.

These latest figures are right in step with recent Europe-wide figures from Copa-Cogeca, which estimated the downturn in the poultrymeat sect...

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