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25 November 2015
African Poultry Wrap: Region a Lucrative Destination for Exports
AFRICA - African countries are increasingly becoming a lucrative destination for American and European poultry exports with top five producer Spain raising its exports to South Africa by a massive 1064 per cent, as well as registering significant increases...
03 November 2015
Processed Poultry Meat Market Expected to Grow
GLOBAL - The world processed poultry meat market is estimated to register a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.4 per cent during the forecast period 2015–2020, according to a new report by Allied Market Research titled, “World Processed Poultry...
23 October 2015
African Poultry Wrap: Swaziland Boosts Poultry Industry
AFRICA - Swaziland is now among the African continent’s top poultry producers while others such as Zimbabwe and Zambia are bracing for a steep rise in input prices for the sector, reports Tawanda Korombo....
20 October 2015
Appeals to End Hunger, Support Farmers Mark World Food Day
GLOBAL - Leading figures in agricultural policy marked World Food Day on Friday with appeals to combat hunger and malnutrition....
12 October 2015
Global Agriculture Faces Decade of Flat or Falling Prices
GLOBAL - World prices for food will remain flat or could fall over the next 10 years because of the current growth in agricultural production....
Global Food Prices Up Slightly in September as Dairy Index Rises
GLOBAL - The FAO Food Price Index averaged 156.3 points in September 2015, up one point from its sharply reduced August value, but still 18.9 per cent less than one year ago. ...
09 October 2015
Cargill's Earnings Up on the Year
GLOBAL - Meat producer Cargill has posted results for its first quarter fiscal 2016, showing a 20 per cent increase in net earnings from the same period last year....
08 October 2015
Chicken Producers React to TPP Trade Deal
CANADA - Chicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) has reacted to the conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, saying there are both positive and disappointing elements to the deal....
06 October 2015
World Grain Yield to Fall Short of Last Year’s Record
GLOBAL – Overall grain production for the 2015/16 year will contract one per cent, largely due to lower maize production, predicts the International Grains Council....
Supply Management Survives as Trans-Pacific Partnership Concluded
GLOBAL - Canadian poultry meat, egg and dairy producers will be breathing a sigh of relief today after it was announced that their supply management system will mostly be protected in the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal....
28 September 2015
Food Security Investment Key Part of Refugee Crisis Response
GLOBAL - The links between conflict, imperilled rural livelihoods and migration have been stressed by the Director-General of the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation....
23 September 2015
AFRICAN POULTRY WRAP: West African Producers Fret Over Imports
AFRICA - West Africa is getting stricter and stricter on poultry imports into the country, with Nigeria saying it has 180 million birds in production, giving it capacity to meet local demand while Ghana is set to receive assistance from the United States...
Arbor Acres Stalwart Stanley Millar Retires
GLOBAL - Stanley Millar, Aviagen® Sales Manager for Arbor Acres®, one of the Arbor Acres brand’s most prominent and charismatic figures, has retired after 32 years of service....
22 September 2015
IEC Board Approves Global Roundtable for Sustainable Egg Production
GLOBAL - Yesterday ahead of the IEC Global Leadership Conference the IEC leadership Board gave the green light to launch a Global Roundtable for Sustainable Egg Production....
11 September 2015
Food Price Index Registered Steady Global Meat Prices in August
GLOBAL - The FAO Food Price Index averaged 155.7 points in August 2015, down 8.5 points (5.2 per cent) from July, the sharpest monthly drop since December 2008. ...
Global Poultry Industry's Outlook Still Strong, Rabobank Says
GLOBAL - The margin outlook for the global poultry industry is still strong and the industry is benefitting from ongoing bullish market fundamentals, according to Rabobank’s latest Poultry Quarterly Q3 report....
03 September 2015
New Partnership Offers Support to Small Farm Organisations
GLOBAL - Small-scale forest and farm producers’ organisations in developing countries will be strengthened following a partnership agreement between the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Swedish-based development cooperation organisation...
27 August 2015
Positive Outlook for Global Meat Market
GLOBAL - The outlook for the global meat market is largely positive, according to a joint Agricultural Outlook report from the OECD and FAO....
06 August 2015
FAO Food Price Index Hits Lowest Level in Almost Six Years
GLOBAL - The slide in prices for dairy products and vegetable oils has driven the Food Price Index to its lowest monthly average value since September 2009....
04 August 2015
2015 Grain Harvest to Take Bronze
GLOBAL – World grain production is expected to come in at 1,970m tonnes – the third largest harvest ever....
23 July 2015
African Poultry Wrap: Disease Pressures; Poultry Price Fluctuations
AFRICA - Avian influenza disease outbreaks and smuggling of cheap poultry products are putting pressure on the poultry industry in West African countries, whilst producers in Southern African countries are struggling with price fluctuations....
14 July 2015
More Investment Needed to Fight World Hunger
GLOBAL - Eradicating world hunger sustainably by 2030 will require an estimated additional $267 billion per year on average for investments in rural and urban areas and in social protection, a new UN report says. ...
07 July 2015
Food Prices Expected to Fall Over Next Decade
GLOBAL - Strong crop yields, higher productivity and slower growth in global demand should contribute to a gradual decline in real prices for agricultural products over the coming decade, according to the latest Agricultural Outlook report produced by...
06 July 2015
Huge Opportunities for Agricultural Growth in West Africa
AFRICA - West Africa has unprecedented opportunities for agricultural growth, but making the most of them will require more effective regional integration, says a new report by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Food and Agriculture Organisation...
Southern African Drought Hammers Poultry, Red Meat Producers
AFRICA - Poultry and red meat producers in Southern Africa are bracing for a steep rise in feed costs after drought conditions affected South Africa, the biggest grain producer in the region....
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