British Secretary of State for the Environment, Food, & Rural Affairs Owen William Paterson, right, talks with President of the EU rotating Council and Ireland's Agriculture Minister Si

 

              British Secretary of State for the Environment, Food, & Rural Affairs Owen William Paterson, right, talks with President of the EU rotating Council and Ireland
British Secretary of State for the Environment, Food, & Rural Affairs Owen William Paterson, right, talks with President of the EU rotating Council and Ireland's Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney, at the European Council building in Brussels, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013. Agriculture ministers from the EU countries most affected by the scandal over horse meat found in products labelled as beef, were due to meet for an exchange of information in Brussels on Wednesday evening. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)