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11 May 2016
Rules Finalised on US Antibiotic Sales Reporting
US - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalised a rule that revises its annual reporting requirements for drug sponsors of all antimicrobials sold or distributed for use in food-producing animals....
US Challenging China Over Failure to Remove Tariffs on Broiler Meat
US - US Trade Representative Michael Froman has said that the US is mounting a challenge to China at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) because of the Chinese Government’s failure to bring its duties on imports of US chicken broiler products into compliance...
09 May 2016
New Study Presents Strategies for Producing Food for Growing Population
US - Agriculture now produces more than enough calories to meet basic human dietary needs worldwide. Despite this seeming abundance, one out of eight people do not have access to sufficient food....
06 May 2016
US Turkey Industry Welcomes Bill on Pilot Programme for Legal Workers
US - The US' National Turkey Federation has welcomed the action of Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) to introduce a bill on foreign-born workers in the US, and said it is essential for the turkey industry to allow legal hiring of such workers....
CME: Chicken Prices Following Seasonal Patterns
US - Wholesale chicken parts prices are following fairly normal seasonal patterns, but generally at lower levels, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
05 May 2016
CME: US Broiler Exports Close to Year-Ago Levels
US - Monthly trade numbers, on a carcass weight basis, will be released on Thursday by USDA-ERS. This data will be for the month of March, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
Global Food Price Index Up in April
US - Global prices of key staple food commodities rose in April, marking its third consecutive monthly increase after four years of decline....
04 May 2016
USDA Gives $6 Million for Antimicrobial Resistance Research
US - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the availability of $6 million to fund research to address antimicrobial resistance (AMR). ...
03 May 2016
Another Report Hits Out at Poultry Plant Worker Conditions in US
US - A workers' organisation has again attacked the conditions for workers in American poultry processing plants, releasing the results from a number of interviews of plant employees....
CME: Chicken Supply Projected 9.1 Per Cent Higher Than 2014
US - Competition for the “grilling dollar” will be tougher this year given the significant increase in supplies of all three main proteins, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
US Hits Lowest Salmonella Levels Since 2002
US - The US' Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has revealed continued declines in Salmonella contamination in food, in it's latest 2014-2015 Retail Meat Interim Report....
28 April 2016
Chicken Farmers Often Earn More than Other Farmers, Report Shows
US - The National Chicken Council today released a study that presents the results of a 2015 broiler industry survey, with latest data showing a large number of applicants wanting to enter the industry....
26 April 2016
Farming Group Launches Major Campaign on Benefits of Livestock, Poultry
EU - Farming organisation Copa & Cogeca launched a major campaign in Brussels today to underline the multiple benefits of the EU livestock and meat sector for growth, jobs, vibrant rural areas, a balanced diet and to show the high production standards...
18 April 2016
CME: Chicken Producers Benefit from Low Feed Costs, Export Improvements
US - Despite (some) lower chicken prices, don’t expect a significant slowdown, let alone a decline in chicken production anytime soon, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
08 April 2016
CME: US Broiler Exports Up in February
US - Earlier this week, Dr Derrell Peel at Oklahoma State University published a very timely short article regarding Mexican beef exports to the US, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
06 April 2016
US Poultry Market Remains Strong Despite 'Flexitarian' Trend
US - Despite an increase in the number of Americans turning to vegetarian diets and, more importantly, to flexitarian diets, the market for meat and poultry remains strong, according to a report from Packaged Facts entitled "Meat and Poultry: US Retail...
05 April 2016
CME: Broiler Production Up, Turkey Down from 2015 in First Quarter 2016
US - The beginning of April has brought the end of the first quarter in 2016, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
USDA Reports Record Growth In US Organic Producers
US – The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a significant increase in the number of certified organic operations, continuing the trend of double digit growth in the organic sector. ...
Meat Could Help Older People Lose Weight Without Losing Muscle
US - New research supported by the US' beef checkoff showed that high-quality protein can help increase physical function during weight loss in older obese adults....
30 March 2016
US Chicken Industry Addresses Woody Breast Meat Texture
US - The chicken industry is addressing the 'woody breast' phenomenon through research, the National Chicken Council's senior vice president of communications, Tom Super, has said....
24 March 2016
CME: Cold Storage Report Neutral for Poultry Meat Markets
US - USDA published yesterday on Tuesday the results of its monthly survey of refrigerated warehouses, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
23 March 2016
US Ag Organisations Optimistic Over Cuba Opportunities
US - As part of a thaw in relations between the two countries, new opportunities for collaboration the US' and Cuba's agriculture sectors were announced during President Obama's historic visit to the island. ...
17 March 2016
CME: US Poultry Producers Benefited from Feed Prices in Early 2016
US - Livestock and poultry producers have benefited from benign feed ingredient markets so far this year, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
16 March 2016
Over 60 Per Cent of Consumers Find Chicken Labels Confusing
US - As part of a continued effort to provide consumers with the facts on chicken, the US National Chicken Council (NCC) has set up a new glossary of chicken labels....
09 March 2016
CME: US Poultry Exports Remain Below 2015's in January Data
US - USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) this week published their monthly international trade compilation for US livestock and meat, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
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