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28 May 2015
Strong Future for West Country Beef and Lamb
UK - West Country Beef and Lamb bearing the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) banner has a bright future ahead after...
Hormel Foods to Acquire Applegate
US – US meat and food processing giant Hormel Foods is to acquire organic meat producer Applegate Farms....
Argentina Calls for Recognition of Role of Small Producers
ARGENTINA - As part of the opening of the 83rd World Assembly of Delegates of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)...
France Negligible Risk of BSE
FRANCE - France has been classified as a country with "negligible risk" from BSE....
USDA Reports Give Bearish Chicken Outlook
US - The US Department of Agriculture's recent Cattle on Feed report creates a bullish outlook for cattle futures, whilst...
Thurne High Performance Slicing Systems Are Back
UK - Middleby Corporation has acquired Marel's High Speed Slicing range and has relaunched the original Thurne brand....
27 May 2015
Smithfield Backs Walmart over Animal Welfare and Antibiotics
US - Smithfield Foods has backed US supermarket giant Walmart in its release of the company's new animal welfare and antibiotics...
China Access Grows Again for Brazilian Slaughterhouses
BRAZIL – Brazil will soon have 26 meat plants authorized to export to China, potentially worth $520 million in annual sales,...
Danish Crown Expands in Sweden
SWEDEN - KLS Ugglarps AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Danish Crown, is expected to take over a majority stake in the slaughterhouse...
Collaboration Key to Success
NORTHERN IRELAND - Collaboration to overcome challenges in the food chain and to maximise the potential of local businesses...
Miratorg Starts Fifth Production Line in Kaliningrad
RUSSIA - ABH Miratorg, a leading manufacturer of meat in Russia has launched its fifth production line for meat products...
Stable Performance in French Fish Auctions
FRANCE - Fish auction sales in France have shown a slight increase of one per cent in value to reach €630 million in 2014,...
Australia Could Hit Canadian Beef Import Quota
CANADA - Strong beef exports to Canada so far this year suggest Australia could hit the annual 35,000 tonnes tariff-free...
Good Animal Welfare Standards in Most UK Slaughterhouses
UK – Most slaughterhouses in the UK have been found to have good animal welfare practices, according to the findings of...
Plan Ahead for Videos in Cattle Abattoirs
UK – A Scottish beef farmer has warned fellow cattle producers that, while they may not be penalised for producing out-of...
Belgian Meat Groups Merge
BELGIUM -Two Belgian meat groups Westvlees and Covalis are to merge their pork operations....
26 May 2015
Manitoba Agriculture Minister Looks Forward to Return to Normal Trade with US
US - Manitoba's Minister of Agriculture is hopeful the latest World Trade Organization ruling on US Mandatory Country of...
Cattle Placements Lower - COOL Goes Against US for Fourth Time
US - Latest cattle on feed numbers were 4.6 per cent down in April with marketings down 7.8 per cent, report two University...
US Meat Industry Remains Optimistic about International Markets
US - While US meat exports face imposing challenges in 2015, this has not dampened the industry’s enthusiasm for international...
NFU Urges Congress to Vote Against COOL Repeal Bill
US – The US National Farmers Union has called on members of Congress to vote against recent legislation passed in the House...
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