Supermarkets are joining farming organisations and the meat industry for today's meeting.
A Laois based group representing cattle and sheep farmers says it wants retailers to explain their pricing models at today's meeting of the Beef Task Force.
Supermarkets have joined farming organisations and the meat industry for today's meeting, which got underway this morning.
The price of beef is on the agenda, with calls for retailers to bring 'a different attitude' to that of processors.
Speaking before the meeting, Edmond Phelan of the Portlaoise based ICSA said he wants them to 'explain their antics':