Dawn Meats buys beef abattoir and boning facility in Cornwall

Dawn Meats in Waterford has acquired the Jasper beef abattoir and boning facility in Treburley, Cornwall, England, for an undisclosed fee.

A family-owned business, the Treburley plant can slaughter up to 1,000 cattle per week. The business sells to numerous wholesale, retail and manufacturing outlets within the west country area, predominantly Cornwall and Devon.

David Jasper said: “We have known and done business with Dawn Meats for many years. We are pleased Dawn has decided to invest in Cornwall and we are confident they will continue our tradition of providing great service to both our farmers and our customers.”

Dawn Meats employs 2,700 in its facilities in Ireland, the UK and France. It also has a retail and foodservice packing facility in Carmarthenshire, Wales.


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