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Friday, November 25, 2011
South West Farmers Urged to Improve Slurry Storage
UK - Farmers in the South West are being reminded that time is running out if they need to enlarge their slurry storage to become compliant in Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZs). ...
Friday, November 18, 2011
MP Chalks Out Pig and Poultry Expansion Plans
KERALA, INDIA - The State-owned Meat Products of India (MPI) has chalked out various expansion initiatives, which includes setting up an automated poultry processing plant, a bio-waste disposal facility, a chilling and freezing plant and a modern pig...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Bernard Matthews Announces Renewable Project
UK - Bernard Matthews Ltd, the UK’s leading turkey farmer and supplier, and Glendale Power Ltd have announced a renewable power project at the existing Bernard Matthews site in Holton, Suffolk....
Dynamic Fuels in Initial Commercial Flights
US – The first commercial airline flights in the US to use biofuel produced by Dynamic Fuels LLC, a joint venture of Tyson Foods and Syntroleum Corporation began last week in Seattle. ...
Wednesday, November 09, 2011
Industrial Emission Directive Reviews Under Way
UK - The European Commission has appointed consultants to deal with review commitments in Article 73 of the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED), which includes a review of poultry thresholds. ...
Thursday, November 03, 2011
IPE Introduces International Rendering Symposium
US - The International Poultry Expo is introducing a new education programme entitled 'International Rendering Symposium: Focus on Quality' as a featured component of its educational programmes at the 2012 Expo. ...
Cargill Reduces GHG Emissions at US Plants
US – Ongoing efforts by meat, poultry and agrifood business, Cargill, to improve energy efficiency and expand its use of renewable energy sources has enabled the company to exceed the Chicago Climate Exchange's (CCX) required six per cent in annual...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Chicken Litter Power Welcomed in Maryland
MARYLAND, US - The state is embracing chicken manure as a source of biomass for renewable power generation. ...
Thursday, October 06, 2011
Meat Processing Waste for Renewable Energy
HUNGARY - German energy company, re Bioenergy GmbH, has started operations at the most modern biogas plant in Hungary at Szarvas. ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
MHP to Build Biogas Complexes
UKRAINE - MHP, the largest Ukrainian poultry producer, plans to invest $130 million in an energy programme in the next five years. ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
FSA Advises Rejection of Proposal on PAP in EU Feed
UK - The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has written to Government ministers setting out its advice not to support European Commission proposals that the European Union should relax a ban on using pig and poultry processed animal proteins (PAP; previously...
Monday, September 19, 2011
Training Programme to Focus on Effluent Treatment
US - US Poultry & Egg Association will sponsor a Poultry Wastewater Operator Training Program on 15 to 16 November at the Perdue Training Center in Salisbury, Maryland....
Friday, September 09, 2011
FSA Discusses Relaxation of Meat & Bone Meal Ban
UK - The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has discussed a proposal to relax certain provisions in the current ban on the use of meat and bone meal (now called processed animal protein, PAP) in feeds for poultry and pigs. ...
Thursday, September 08, 2011
Caribbean Broilers Backs Down on Chicken Feed
JAMAICA - Public pressure has forced Caribbean Broilers to scrap plans to use chicken waste parts to make poultry feedstock, although it's still looking at "prospects for export". ...
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Refining Odour Assessment
AUSTRALIA - With the support of the Poultry CRC, University of New South Wales student, Hung Lee, is investigating the fate of volatile organo-sulphur compounds in odour assessment....
Tuesday, September 06, 2011
More Poultry Litter Applied to Illinois River Watershed
OKLAHOMA, US - There has been a six per cent increase in poultry litter application to land draining to the Illinois River in the last two years. ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Turkey Farmer Sees Benefits of Litter Incineration
PENNSYLVANIA, US - A turkey farmer has saved $32,000 in fuel costs as well as reducing health risks and environmental impacts by installing an incinerator that burns used poultry litter. ...
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Risks in Processed Hatchery Waste for Pet Foods
EU - The use of hatchery waste in pet foods is considered to present some risk, according to a report from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) panel on Biological Hazards (BIOHAZ)....
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Agency Helps Farmers Protect River Ithon
WALES - Environment Agency Wales is holding a poultry muck management talk for farmers in Powys to reduce run-off and protect the River Ithon from pollution....
Monday, August 08, 2011
Fertiliser Value and Proper Management of Manure
CANADA - A researcher with the Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre says awareness of the fertiliser value of the nutrients contained in livestock manure continues to build, writes Bruce Cochrane....
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Broiler Industry Refutes Pew's Criticism
US - Two poultry industry organisations have responded to a report published yesterday by Pew Charitable Trust, demonstrating broiler companies' commitment to meeting and exceeding environmental regulations over litter disposal, especially in the Chesapeake...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Broiler Industry Litter Management Targeted
US - A new report from the Pew Environment Group hits out at the environmental impacts of the growth of the country's broiler industry over the last 60 years....
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Research to Contribute to GHG Commitments
CANADA - Research being conducted by the University of Manitoba into greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agricultural systems is expected help Canada meet its commitments as a member of the Global Research Alliance, writes Bruce Cochrane....
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Environmental Rules Drawn up for Idaho Farmers
IDAHO, US - State regulators and a variety of outside groups are closing in on the final rules ahead of the rise of Idaho poultry farms....
Friday, July 15, 2011
Processor Needs to Invest in Wastewater System
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, CANADA - A poultry processor has been given a temporary reprieve over a wastewater issue....
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