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05 May 2015
Meat Labelling - What Does it All Really Mean?
US - Overwhelmed, confused and unsure are just a few words to describe how many consumers feel when purchasing foods, particularly...
Volatility Takes Toll on UK Farm Profitability
UK - A significant drop in commodity prices across the board is a major factor in causing a fall in the overall profitability...
Strong Start to 2015 Reported by Pilgrim's Pride
US - Poultry meat processor, Pilgrim's Pride, has reported operating income of $328 million with a margin of 16 per cent...
Supply Chain Benefits from Beef and Lamb Export Work
UK - An extensive beef and lamb export programme will continue to help deliver benefits to the entire supply chain, according...
€100 million Financing for Vion Food
NETHERLANDS - Vion Food has agreed new financing for a total of €100 million with a financing syndicate consisting of ABN...
Dairy Industry Making Considerable Energy Savings
UK – The British dairy industry has made significant progress in reducing energy consumption in dairy production through...
04 May 2015
Chinese Pig Numbers Falling
CHINA - Looking at the size of the breakdown of the inventory for February 2015, the adjusted information from the Chinese...
01 May 2015
European Commission to End Pig Meat Private Storage
EU - EU countries have backed a European Commission move to close Private Storage Aid for pig meat....
Northern Ireland Minister Visits China to Further Pork Relationship
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - Following a successful visit by Chinese inspectors to the UK, a Northern Ireland government minister...
Fall in Chinese Sheep Meat Imports
CHINA - Chinese imports of sheep meat have fallen in the first quarter of 2015, as demand slows after years of surging imports....
Investment Planned in Hawaiian Egg Sector
HAWAII, US - Egg companies, Hidden Villa Ranch and Rose Acres Farms, are to develop a new egg farm in central Oahu - the...
Uruguay Meat Exports Up
URUGUAY - Uruguay exported meat, offal, meat products and by-products worth $550 million in the year up to 18 April, eight...
Scotch Beef and Lamb Promoted in Asia
SCOTLAND, UK - Scotch beef and lamb will be promoted in Asia at a trade show in Hong Kong this month....
Royal Honour for Head of Yeo Valley
UK - One of the founders and head of Yeo Valley, a UK leading organic dairy business, Mary Mead, has received this year’s...
Mixed Results for US Meat Exports
US - The results shown in the weekly export figures for the US were somewhat mixed, with some figures up and some down,...
USDA Finds Salmonella Falls in Poultry Meat Plants
US - Test results from the USDA show reductions in the prevalence of Salmonella in chicken plants and another zero-positive...
30 April 2015
Danish Pig Sector Delivering Improvements in Welfare
DENMARK - The Danish pig meat sector is forging ahead with measures to improve the welfare of pigs and also the eating quality...
China Drive Argentine Beef Export Rise
ARGENTINA - Argentinean fresh beef exports during the first quarter of 2015 increased 54 per cent year-on-year, to 28,834...
Falling Lamb Prices Raise Concerns
UK - The falling price for new season lamb in the UK is giving cause for concern among British sheep producers....
BRF Income Soars
BRAZIL - Poultry, meat and dairy processing company BRF, has seen net income of R$461.6 million in the first quarter of 2015,...
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