Wexford-based beef and lamb processor, Slaney Foods, racked up losses of more than €1m last year.

Accounts recently filed for Wexford Beef and Lamb Unlimited, the private company which owns beef processor Slaney Meats, lamb processor Irish Country Meats (ICM) and the rendering business Wexford Proteins, reported a pre-tax loss of €1.3m for 2019. This is a considerable decline compared with the previous year when the company made profits of €3.1m. The accounts show that the Slaney group made an operating loss of more than €1m last year.