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Meat Industry News By Category: Animal Welfare

10 December 2014
Austrian Health Department Blocks Turkey Welfare Label
AUSTRIA – A comprehensive farm assurance scheme in Austria aimed at saving domestic poultry producers has been knocked...
09 December 2014
Concerns Raised over False Representation of Broiler Welfare
US - Consumers want to be sure that all animals being raised for food are treated with respect and are properly cared for...
08 December 2014
Comedian Backs Campaign for CCTV in Slaughterhouses
UK - A UK campaign for mandatory CCTV in slaughterhouses has been backed by comedian and animal-lover Ricky Gervais, who...
04 December 2014
OIE Urges Stronger Animal Disease Surveillance Worldwide
GLOBAL - Among the lessons to be learned from the spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8 in Asia and Europe, the...
02 December 2014
Discovering What is Best in Eating Meat?
ANALYSIS -The construction of meat – the muscle fibre, the fat, the acidity and the colour – are all important aspects...
27 November 2014
'Don’t Downgrade the Role of Vets in Animal Safety' Urges BVA
UK - Following a report in today's Guardian of recommendations made to the Red Tape Challenge including cuts to health inspections...
What is Happening with PEDv?
US - The over-riding question for hog markets remains “What is happening with PEDv?” Writes Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
26 November 2014
How is Danish Pig Sector Improving Welfare?
DENMARK - The Danish pig industry is to increase the welfare practices and regulations on the farm over those being demanded...
BRF Adopts New Animal Welfare Practices
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat and food processor BRF has joined forces with international animal welfare organisation, World Animal...
25 November 2014
MSD Animal Health Receives Approval for Porcilis PCV M Hyo Vaccine in Europe
EU - MSD Animal Health says the European Commission has approved its PORCILIS® PCV M Hyo vaccine that protects piglets against...
21 November 2014
Ukraine Bans Poultry Meat Imports over Bird Flu
UK, NETHERLANDS, GERMANY - Ukraine has banned poultry imports from UK, Netherlands and Germany - the three EU countries that...
US Poultry Company Calls Abuse Video 'Inaccurate'
US - Koch Foods has stressed that it strictly adheres to USDA regulations and animal welfare guidelines from the National...
14 November 2014
Animal Welfare and Sustainability Linked
GLOBAL - Animal production and animal welfare are inextricably linked with ethical, political, economic, environmental and...
11 November 2014
EUROTIER: Poultry Event Explores Different Approaches to Welfare
GERMANY - Gerhard Wagner [pictured], President of the European Poultry Club opened the International Poultry Conference prior...
Nestle Launches Dominican Cattle Traceability Programme
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – Food and drinks company Nestle has has launched a cattle traceability system across its supplying...
06 November 2014
Pig Welfare Researcher Features in Smithfield Sustainability Stories
US - Smithfield Foods is continuing its 'Sustainability Stories' web series with a look at animal care with its latest feature...
05 November 2014
Study Reveals Differences in Animal Welfare Training across Europe
EU - According to a new study, the main differences in farm animal welfare education across Europe seem to be in the reduced...
UK Vets Say Consumers Should Know about Slaughter Methods
UK - Nine out of 10 vets say consumers should be better informed about slaughter methods, according to a new survey from...
28 October 2014
Poultry Body Defends UK Chicken Production Methods
UK - The British Poultry Council (BPC) explains that most UK poultry meat comes from birds reared under assurance schemes...
27 October 2014
Date, Location Set for 2015 International Turkey Conference
UK - The Turkey Science and Production Conference 2015 will be hled from 11 to 13 March at the usual venue near Chester....
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