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13 February 2014
Iowa Pork Producer Fined over Manure Discharges
US - A southeast Iowa hog producer has agreed to make significant improvements at its facility near Keosauqua to prevent...
07 February 2014
Smithfield Shows Commitment to Renewable Energy
US - Smithfield Foods has been closely monitoring scientific advancements that have gradually eliminated economic and technological...
04 February 2014
A Kinder, Gentler EPA?
ANALYSIS - The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working to build relationships with animal producers to facilitate...
27 January 2014
Boost in Environmental Credentials by UK Pig Industry
UK - Between 2008 and 2012, the UK pig industry reduced its climate change impact by 800,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide, according...
20 January 2014
Problem of Food Waste – Food for Thought
ANALYSIS - Research by the publicly-funded Waste and Resources Action Programme (Wrap), estimated that British families throw...
14 January 2014
Smithfield Subsidiary to Build Biogas Plant
US - Murphy-Brown of Missouri, a subsidiary of Smithfield Foods, and Roeslein Alternative Energy are to build a $100 million...
07 January 2014
Reduce Waste and Help Solve Food Security Problems
UK - Global food security problems will not be solved solely by producing more food, writes Chris Harris from the Oxford...
24 December 2013
Should Livestock Numbers be Reduced to Curb Climate Change?
GLOBAL - While climate change negotiators struggle to agree on ways to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, they have paid...
23 December 2013
Murphy-Brown-Alpental Energy Converting Manure to Electricity
US - Murphy-Brown's Circle 4 Farms and Alpental Energy Partners, are producing electricity through two methane digesters...
10 December 2013
Beef Working Group Moving to Sustainable Principles
EU - The development of a set of practices to help the adoption of a series of 39 principles for sustainable beef production...
28 November 2013
Global Risks and Costs of Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreaks
ANALYSIS - The threat of foot and mouth disease to the global livestock and meat industry is never far away, writes Chris...
21 November 2013
Spain Approves New Rules on Animal By-products
SPAIN - The Spanish cabinet has given the go-ahead to a royal decree amending current regulations concerning standards for...
International Rendering Symposium for IPPE
US - The International Rendering Symposium is to return to the 2014 International Production & Processing Expo in Atlanta....
20 November 2013
Six Meals Wasted a Week Per Household
ANALYSIS - A staggering 4.2 million tonnes of avoidable food waste are being thrown away each year, equating to six meals...
18 November 2013
UK Pig Industry Raises Concerns on Feeding Food Waste
UK - The EU is not likely to relax its stance on feeding swill to pigs according to the UK's National Pig Association. ...
11 November 2013
Are Environmental Management Systems Just Greenwash?
ANALYSIS - Companies that adopt environmental management systems generally back this up with sincere investment in environmentally-friendly...
31 October 2013
Pull the Plug on Water Waste
US - Government policy must be shaped to enable farmers and growers to better capture water during times of plenty to help...
25 October 2013
Relax Danish Environmental Rules to Improve Feed and Meat Production
DENMARK - The Danish Government has been urged to relax environment regulations to allow Danish farmers to add more fertiliser...
11 October 2013
VION Sells Ingredients Division
EU - European meat processor VION has reached a final agreement on the proposed sale of its Ingredients division. ...
Pet Food Conference for Atlanta Trade Show
US - The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA), in partnership with the Poultry Protein and Fat Council, will sponsor...
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