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Friday, September 05, 2014
Poultry Farmers Get Certified
JAMAICA - Caribbean Broilers (CB) hopes to boost chicken exports after investing over $30 million in a certification programme for local farmers....
Commission Outlines Aid for Sectors Affected by Russian Import Ban
EU - In order to help agriculture and fishing businesses affects by Russia's import ban, the European Commission (EC) is now monitoring carefully the market prices for affected products in each member state each week, writes Lucy Towers, 5m Editor....
Corporate Farming Eating up Small Poultry Farms
PAKISTAN - Corporate farms are gradually swallowing small poultry farms as more than 50 per cent of small businesses have packed up following failure to sustain pressure and compete with rapidly growing state-of-the-art poultry sheds over the last six...
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Weekly Overview: Markets Demand Better Poultry Welfare
GLOBAL - Consumer pressure to improve animal welfare is maintaining a steady momentum, as indicated by the results of a new survey in the US, while the country's cage egg producers are fighting against the tide by publicly correcting untrue arguments...
Qualitative Changes in Indian Chicken Production
INDIA - The Indian broiler industry is growing at 12 to 15 per cent annually, according to Dr Kotaiah of Indbro, and the growth of the industry is healthy in more than one way....
West African Ebola Outbreak Sends Food Prices Skyrocketing
WEST AFRICA - Disruptions in food trade and marketing in the three West African countries most affected by Ebola have made food increasingly expensive and hard to come by, while labor shortages are putting the upcoming harvest season at serious risk,...
Updated Online Meat Industry Statistics Published
UK - An updated online library of facts and figures about the meat industry available free to levy payers and industry stakeholders has been published by EBLEX and BPEX....
Hong Kong to Resume Poultry Imports from Mainland China
HONG KONG - The Food and Health Bureau of China's Hong Kong said the region would resume imports of live poultry from mainland China from Thursday, just in time for Mid- Autumn Festival celebrations next week....
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Free-range Chicken Production in North-east Scotland under Threat
SCOTLAND, UK - Contracts have been terminated between all four free range broiler producers and Hook 2 Sisters, the leading poultry processor in Scotland. ...
Tambovskaya Turkey Project Continues to Grow
RUSSIA - Chairman of Cherkizovo Group Board of Directors Igor Babaev, First Deputy Governor of Tambov Region Alexander Dubovik, and the owners of the Spanish company Grupo Fuertes visited the construction site of JV Tambov Turkey in the region’s Pervomaisky...
Chicken Prices Down as Supply Stabilises
PHILIPPINES - The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Wednesday said prices of dressed chicken have gone down as poultry suppliers from Southern Luzon starts to recover from the damage caused by Typhoon Glenda in June....
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Russian Poultry Production Increases
RUSSIA - Russia’s total production of poultry for slaughter in the first half of this year reached to 2,571,900 tonnes live weight, according to the Department of Animal Husbandry and Breeding at the Ministry of Agriculture....
Indian Poultry Sector Plans to Cut Output to Arrest Price Fall
INDIA - The Indian poultry industry is mulling over cutting production by at least a fourth to match the sharp fall in demand for chicken during the festive season. The move comes at a time when demand for chicken has already taken a hit following reports...
Monday, September 01, 2014
CME Report: Poultry Market on the Rise
US - USDA’s monthly Agricultural Price publication was released on Thursday and we think its output-to-feed price ratios are quite telling regarding today’s profit situation in the livestock and poultry sectors, write Steve Meyer & Len Steiner....
US Investment Company Buys into Chinese Chicken Producer
CHINA - Global investment firm KKR is to invest approximately US$400 million for an 18 per cent stake in a leading vertically integrated chicken meat producer in China, Fujian Sunner Development. ...
Friday, August 29, 2014
Meat Production Subsidies Should be Extended until 2018
RUSSIA - Russian Minister of Agriculture Nikolay Fyodorov proposed to extend subsidies for the production of poultry meat and pork until 2018 at a meeting on AIC issues in Kursk Region....
Tyson Completes Hillshire Brands Takeover
US - Tyson Foods, has completed its takeover of The Hillshire Brands Company....
Commission Announces 2015 Meat Poultry Whey TRQs
RUSSIA - On 20 August 2014, the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) published Decision 131, "On the List of Goods, which are Subject to Tariff-Rate Quotas in 2015, and the Volume of Tariff-Rate Quotas for Imports of these Goods into the Member States of...
Canadian Broiler Meat Production Forecast to Grow Moderately
CANADA - Post forecasts another year of moderate growth for 2015, with broiler meat production estimated at 1,100,000 metric tons (MT), or two per cent above the 2014 level....
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Weekly Overview: Focus on the BRICS
GLOBAL - The BRIC countries - a group of markets that comprises Brazil, Russia, India and China - have figured highly in the news in the last week or so. Following its ban on food imports from some countries, Russia has been meeting with potential new...
Find out More about Sustainable Poultry Production
EUROPE - Organisers of the upcoming Poultry Science Symposium examining the sustainability of the European poultry sector, the UK Branch of the World's Poultry Science Association (WPSA), say there is still time to register for the meeting, which takes...
Economist: India is Shining Star in BRIC
ANALYSIS - India is now a bright spot in the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) emerging markets, reports Sarah Mikesell, 5m senior editor, from the Farm Progress Show held near Boone, Iowa, USA....
CME: Lack of Growth for US Chicken Businesses
US - In a year full of surprises, one that has gotten a bit lost is the lack of growth in the US chicken business. Most analysts went into 2014 expecting US chicken companies to quickly ramp up production to take advantage of lower grain costs and their...
Germany is Likely Source of Recent Salmonella Outbreaks in Europe
EU - The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control have looked into where Salmonella Enteritidis may have originated from in recent cases found in Europe and Germany seems like a likely suspect. ...
Aberdeenshire Hatchery to Close Next Week
SCOTLAND, UK - A chicken hatchery in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, will close next week, with the loss of about 20 jobs....
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