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Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Novartis Animal Health to be Acquired by Lilly
GLOBAL - Eli Lilly is to acquire Novartis Animal Health for approximately $5.4 billion in an all-cash deal that will strengthen and diversify Lilly’s own animal health business, Elanco....
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Overcoming Information Gaps in Africa’s Livestock Sector Essential
AFRICA - As countries in Africa continue to grow at a fast pace, the consumption of animal protein is projected to climb rapidly. ...
Monday, April 07, 2014
Government Tips Africa, Middle East, Mexico for Poultry Import Growth
GLOBAL – Future poultry meat imports will show strongest growth in Northern and Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and Mexico, a US Department of Agriculture report predicts....
Friday, April 04, 2014
World Trade Talks Stall over Definition of Safety Standards
GLOBAL - World Trade Organization (WTO) talks over an agricultural trade deal have hit another block as one of the negotiating committees could not reach an agreement over a definition for private standards for food safety and animal and plant health....
Market for Antibiotic Alternatives in Feeds to Exceed US$3 Billion by 2019
GLOBAL - The market for eubiotics in animal feeds - a group of products including probiotics, prebiotics and acids - is set to grow at more than five per cent per year between now and 2019, according to a new market report....
Thursday, April 03, 2014
Sharp Rise in FAO Food Price Index for Second Consecutive Month
GLOBAL - The FAO Food Price Index averaged 212.8 points in March 2014, up 4.8 points, or 2.3 per cent, from February and the highest level since May 2013....
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
International Egg Foundation Launched to Help Combat Malnutrition
GLOBAL - A new charitable foundation, the International Egg Foundation (IEF) has been launched by the International Egg Commission during its IEC Business Conference Vienna 2014. ...
Monday, March 31, 2014
Grain Prices Stabilising; Poultry Margins Strong But Tightening
GLOBAL - With the notable exception of the US, bullish poultry market conditions are turning bearish due to recent grain price hikes caused by turmoil in Ukraine and El Niño-related worries, according to Rabobank's Poultry Quarterly for the first quarter...
Poultry Industry Groups Lose Latest COOL Appeal
NORTH AMERICA - The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has turned down an appeal that would have placed a block on new Country of Origin Labelling (COOL) rules in the US....
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Feed Acid Market Estimated at US$2.6 Billion by 2018
GLOBAL - The world market for organic acids in animal feeds is rising at more than five per cent per year, strengthened by the demand to replace antibiotic growth promoters, according to a new market study....
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Weekly Overview: Spotlight on Asia-Pacific Region
ASIA - A round-up of poultry news from Asia in the last week highlights some difficulties in the region as a result of disease and continuing high feed prices, writes Jackie Linden, but the news is not all bad. Chicken is now the most popular meat in...
Dynamic Egg Production in Eastern Europe
GLOBAL - When the EU banned the use of conventional cages in 2012, the rest of the world watched and waited to see what impact this would have on global egg production. Now two years on, what has the result been?...
Friday, March 07, 2014
EU-US Trade Talks to Resume Next Week
EU & US - A fourth round of EU-US trade talks for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) will kick off in Brussels this coming Monday, 10 March 2014....
United Nations Calls for Pro-family Farming Policies
GLOBAL - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva have appealed to governments to boost support to the world’s small-scale family farmers in order to win the fight against hunger....
Meat Prices Stable But Food Price Index on the Rise
GLOBAL - The FAO Food Price Index rebounded in February, up more than two per cent from January as the result of increased prices for sugar, oils, cereals and dairy products; meat prices fell marginally compared to the previous month....
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Weekly Overview: British Poultry Meat Output up by One-third in 20 Years
GLOBAL - This week, the UK is in the news as we take a look at the poultry industry and offer a round-up of the highlights of the National Farmers Union annual conference, which took place this week, writes Jackie Linden. In one of our articles this week,...
El Nino to Impact Americas, Australia, India, China This Summer
ANALYSIS – An El Nino weather event is forecast to develop which should create ideal growing crop conditions in the US, but drier weather is expected in Brazil, Australia, India and China, writes Sarah Mikesell, 5m senior editor. ...
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Weekly Overview: Good Prospects for Global Meat, Livestock Sectors
GLOBAL - Focusing on some positive news stories this week, two speakers at a recent conference in London spoke about improving prospects for the livestock sector, writes Jackie Linden. There has also been progress on Campylobacter control in Europe, with...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
UK, EU Meat and Dairy Sectors Have Good Future
ANALYSIS - The prospects for the global meat and livestock sector are good with better economic growth and continued growth in meat consumption, writes Chris Harris....
Thursday, February 13, 2014
VNU Exhibitions Make Livestock Network Stronger
GLOBAL - VNU Exhibitions Asia Pacific and Federation of Asian Veterinary Associations or FAVA are to step up their collaboration in creating a strong network and relationship with livestock industry partners and improving content and management in VIV...
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Animal Health, Feed Safety Concerns Boost Feed Antioxidant Market
GLOBAL - The world market for animal feed antioxidants is set to grow at more than five per cent annually, according to a recent market research report. et a CAGR of 5.07 percent over the period 2012-2016....
Friday, February 07, 2014
FAO Reports Marginal Rise in Poultry Prices in January
GLOBAL - The FAO Food Price Index fell in January for the first time in three months as lower prices of cereals, sugars, oils and meat outstripped gains in dairy values....
Nutreco to Sell Spanish Meat, Feed Business
GLOBAL - Animal nutrition, fish feed and meat processor Nutreco is to sell of its compound feed and meat operations in Spain and Portugal...
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Yum! Brands Reports Drop in Profits
GLOBAL - Food service and fast food chain Yum! Brands has reported a fall in worldwide operating profit of 10 per cent, including a decline of 26 per cent in China....
Friday, January 31, 2014
South-South Cooperation Agreement Between Angola, Brazil, FAO
ANGOLA & BRAZIL - Angola, Brazil and FAO are to work closely together to strengthen food security in the Southern African country by boosting its agricultural and veterinary research....
 
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