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21 January 2016
Chinese Firm Sets Up Poultry Farm in Nigeria
CHINA - A Chinese firm in southwest Nigeria's Ogun State has set up an integrated poultry farm, which China's Xinhua national news agency said was to focus on enhancing Nigeria's food security....
20 January 2016
US, Mexico, Canada to Work Together on Tackling Avian Flu
GLOBAL - The US, Canada and Mexico and their respective poultry and egg industries have jointly announced that they are working to enhance collaboration on avian influenza....
US Ag Secretary on Mission to Boost Food Exports to Chile, Peru
US - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will lead a trade mission March 14 to March 18 to expand export opportunities for US agriculture in Chile and Peru....
CME: How Will the Latest US Bird Flu Outbreaks Affect Trade?
US - There is a lot of interest about how this most recent bird flu outbreak progresses for at least a couple of reasons, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
19 January 2016
Zimbabwe Battles Illegal Chicken Imports from Neighbour
ZIMBABWE - As South Africa rushes to meet demands that it opens up for poultry imports from the US, Zimbabwean chicken producers are worried over illegal imports from the continent’s number two economy, with an association of chicken producers saying...
18 January 2016
USDA Reports Added 50 Million Lbs to Chicken Production
ANALYSIS - USDA released four reports on Tuesday with implications for the livestock and grain markets, writes Sarah Mikesell for ThePoultrySite. ...
US Poultry Producers Outline Possible Economic Benefits of TPP
US – US poultry producers used a US International Trade Commission (USITC) hearing last week to both express support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and to highlight mixed experiences with past free trade agreement negotiations....
15 January 2016
South Africa Poultry Import Deadline Set for 15 March
US - A proclamation from US President Barack Obama said this week that South Africa's duty-free access to US markets would be suspended unless the country begins to comply with US demands to import certain meat products....
Farmers Need to Exchange Knowledge to Deal with Volatility
ANALYSIS - Benchmarking and knowledge transfer will be two essential tools to help farmers manage their businesses in volatile markets....
14 January 2016
Ireland's Food and Drink Exports Continue to Grow
IRELAND - In 2015 it is estimated that the value of Irish food and drink exports increased by 3 per cent to exceed €10.8 billion for the first time....
CME: US Chicken Supplies Expected to Remain High in 2016
US - USDA released yesterday its latest forecasts for beef, pork and poultry supplies in 2016, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
13 January 2016
Brazil's Ag Exports at Record Levels in 2015
BRAZIL - The amount of soybeans, corn, fresh chicken, coffee and pulp sold abroad in 2015 registered a record for Brazil's agribusiness trade....
12 January 2016
Ukraine Bans Russian Meat Imports In Retaliation
UKRAINE - The Ukrainian government has decided to ban imports of food products, including meat, from Russia. The move is a response to the embargo placed by Moscow on Ukrainian food imports, according to Kiev, reports Jaroslaw Adamowski for ThePoultrySite....
OFC - What Strategies are Needed to Feed a Growing Population?
UK - Sustainable intensification strategies to give greater production but with a lower environmental impact will be necessary to meet the rising demand for food, as the world population grows and the effects of climate change are felt....
Scottish Poultry Keepers on Guard After Suspected Bird Flu Case
SCOTLAND, UK - Scottish poultry keepers are on alert following a suspected low pathogenic avian influenza outbreak on a Fife poultry unit....
11 January 2016
OFC - Can UK Farming Afford to Leave the EU?
UK - The UK could grow the rural economy, improve the environment and protect the country from plant and animal diseases if it was outside the European Union, according to the former environment secretary Owen Paterson....
OFC - Call for Economic Viability for Sustainable Farming
UK - Economic viability and environmental sustainability are the major issues facing British farming....
CME: US November Poultry Export Data Shows Another Tough Month
US - USDA-ERS released November trade data recently, and it showed a mixed story for the protein industries, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
08 January 2016
South Africa Finally Agrees to Resume US Poultry Imports
SOUTH AFRICA - Negotiations between South Africa and the US on key areas related to the importation of poultry, beef and pork from the US to South Africa were concluded at a meeting on 6 January 2016. ...
CME: US Broiler Exports Down
US - USDA-FAS released their November trade numbers yesterday, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
07 January 2016
Food Prices Fell in 2015 as Global Economy Dwindled
GLOBAL - Prices of major food commodities declined for the fourth year in a row in 2015, averaging 19.1 per cent below their previous-year's levels, as the dwindling global economy also triggered sharp price falls from metals to energy markets....
OFC: Call for More Entrepreneurship on Farms
UK - UK farmers are less entrepreneurial than many other industries, but more entrepreneurial farms are more profitable....
05 January 2016
SA Risks Losing Trade Benefits After Missing US Poultry Import Deadline
SOUTH AFRICA - South Africa has said it is confident that outstanding issues relating to the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) will be resolved....
UK Egg Producers Set Up Bird Flu Insurance Scheme
UK - Individual members of the British Free Range Egg Producers Association (BFREPA) will be insured for up to £50,000 of secondary cleansing and disinfection costs should they be affected by an avian influenza outbreak....
04 January 2016
What Factors Will Impact Meat Markets in 2016?
US - Following a significant decline in input costs and no major disease pressures, US beef, pork and chicken supplies increased in 2015, write CME analysts Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
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