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07 May 2015
Strong Quarter for Tyson Foods
US - US meat and poultry processing giant Tyson Foods has seen sales increase by 10.5 per cent to approximately $10 billion...
Improved Welfare to Affect Future Danish Pig Markets
DENMARK - Key players in the Danish pig industry have good intentions when it comes to animal welfare, but financial considerations...
Tight Supply Kept Brazilian Cattle Prices Strong
BRAZIL - The continued tight availability of cattle ready to slaughter in Brazil helped steer prices during April, with indicative...
CP Foods to Invest $500 Million in India
INDIA - With an eye to double its turnover to $1.2 billion, Thailand based billion Charoen Pokphand (CP) group’s Indian...
Livestock Futures Rebounding
US - Livestock futures markets have been changeable in the last few days, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
06 May 2015
Call for Ministerial Action over North-South Sheep Trade
IRELAND - Lamb processors must act in a responsible way to stabilise the market at this important time for the sheep trade....
Kerry Sees Growth
GLOBAL - Food processing and ingredients group, the Kerry Group, has seen a good start to the year maintaining the positive...
Beef Price Record at São Paulo Wholesale Market
BRAZIL - After calf and fed cattle, now beef prices have set a record in the Brazilian market....
USDA Report Shows Little Economic Benefit to COOL
US - A new USDA report finds some evidence of consumer interest, but negligible economic benefit, to mandatory country-of-origin...
Australian Pork Industry Wins Carbon Reduction Contracts
AUSTRALIA - The Australian pork industry has become the first agricultural industry to be granted contracts for carbon dioxide...
Beef Industry Dancing to Different Drummer This Year
US – The beef industry stands alone in 2015 in its continued reduction in supplies available to consumers....
Energy Saving Move for Cargill at Beef Plant
US - Meat and agrifood group Cargill has joined forces with Tesla and Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), to install Tesla's...
US Dairy Production Falls
US - The US national dairy herd is 9.31 million head, with the recent growth in the herd showing signs of slowing over recent...
Rising Bird Flu Cases in US Do Not Change Price Outlook
US - The bird flu situation continues to get worse, with more cases announced daily in Iowa and Minnesota, write Steve Meyer...
Political Situation Closely Watched by US Hog Farmers
US - The pork industry will be closely observing three political situations during the rest of 2015, which are all critical...
05 May 2015
Alimentaria FoodTech Reinforcing International Position
SPAIN - The Barcelona Food Technology exhibition or Alimentaria FoodTech show in Barcelona last week attracted 38,000 professional...
Huge Livestock, Crop Losses Expected After Nepal Earthquake
NEPAL - The recent earthquake in Nepal has very likely caused high livestock and crop losses, impacting heavily on food security....
Maple Leaf Turns from Quarterly Loss to Profit
CANADA - Meat and agribusiness firm, Maple Leaf Foods, reports a positive results for its operating earning in the first...
Smithfield See Sales Rise Income Slip
US - US based integrated pig meat processing giant Smithfield Foods, part of the Chinese WH Group, saw sales for the first...
EU Must Foster Global Food Security, say MEPs
EU - The EU should use the Milan Expo 2015 to encourage sustainable agronomic practices, promote fairness in the supply chain,...
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