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GLOBAL POULTRY TRENDS: Upward Trend in Chicken Meat Consumption in Africa, Oceania
Protein uptake is set to climb more rapidly in Africa, while Australians are eating ever more chicken, according to industry analyst, Terry Evans, in the final part of his review of the chicken industries in Africa and Oceania....
Why Broiler Growers Should Be Concerned about Paw Quality
Broiler growers may be looking at this paw (foot pad) situation all wrong, according to Tom Tabler (Extension Professor), Morgan Farnell (Associate Professor) and Jessica Wells (Extension Instructor, Poultry Science), all at Mississippi State University....
GLOBAL POULTRY TRENDS: Significant Chicken Trade in Some Countries of Africa and Oceania
Africa and Oceania are the two regions that trade the lowest volumes of chicken meat, according to industry analyst, Terry Evans. However, within those areas, South Africa and Benin export significant volumes and Angola is a leading importer within Africa....
Popularity of Fast Food Growing in Russia
The fast food sector in Russia has grown sharply in recent years and has grown by nearly 30 per cent in value in 2013....
China/Australia Free Trade Agreement: Implications for Global Meat and Dairy
The ratification of the free trade agreement (FTA) between Australia and China in November, following negotiations that started almost 10 years ago, will open up a huge potential market for the Autralian meat and dairy sectors....
How to Get Meat Sector Welfare Message across to Modern Generation
Young adults in developed countries are distanced from agriculture and the meat industry needs to do a better job of communicating with them....
GLOBAL POULTRY TRENDS 2014: Steady Rise in Chicken Meat Output for Africa and Oceania
In Africa and Oceania, chicken meat production increased by more than four per cent annually between 2000 and 2012, the most recent year recorded, reports industry analyst, Terry Evans, in his review of the poultry meat sector in those two regions....
African Swine Fever – Growing Concern Across Europe
Concern is rising in Europe over the continuing increase in the number of cases of African swine fever that are being reported in the north eastern EU states....
Questions and Answers on Highly Pathogenic H5N8 Avian Influenza
The current outbreak of avian influenza in Germany, Netherlands and UK has raised several questions over what the current strain H5N8 really is. ...
Outlook for Beef Supply and Demand in China
Beef is not a traditional meat item in China and the market remains in its infancy....
Urbanisation Drives Asian Egg Demand
The growth of the middle classes and urbanisation of the population in Asia is radically changing the economy in Asian countries as well as the egg industries, reports poultry industry analyst, Terry Evans, for 5m Publishing....
Stable EU Beef Supplies Anticipated
The latest European working beef forecasting group indicated that beef output will be up this year with a small decline in supplies expected for 2015, writes Eoin Kelly, Business Analyst at Bord Bia-Irish Food Board....
How Immunological Castration Affects Belly Quality and Bacon Yields in Pigs
Generally, fresh belly characteristics in immunologically castrated barrows were similar to those of surgically castrated males and gilts, an Ohio State University study has found, however, bacon slicing yield was lower from the former group. ...
Beef Chicken Top US Animal Protein Sources
As US consumers look to increase their intake of protein about half of them feel animal protein, namely meat and fish, is still considered the best source of protein, according to global information company, The NPD Group....
Sandwiches - Major Contributor to Dietary Sodium Intake
Sandwiches account for one-fifth of total sodium intake and nearly half of American adults consume them on any given day, according to a new study published in the 'Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics'....
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