Thursday, July 25, 2024
Santa Catarina, Brazil, takes up more than half of revenue, volume of country's pork exports in H1 2024
Santa Catarina, Brazil, accounted for 56.2% of the volume and 58.1% of the revenue of the country's pork exports in the first six months of 2024.
Wednesday, July 24, 2024
Share prices of China's chicken producers spiked as Brazil suspends exports due to Newcastle disease
Many Chinese chicken breeders logged a big jump in their share prices on July 19 after Brazil's Department of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) said that it is pausing exports of its chickens to many countries, including China, ...
Tuesday, July 23, 2024
Newcastle disease strikes poultry farm in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Officials at Brazil's Agriculture Ministry have recently confirmed an outbreak of Newcastle disease at a commercial poultry farm in Anta Gorda, a municipality in Rio Grande do Sul, the country's southernmost state.
Monday, July 15, 2024
Brazilian farmers project 90 million metric tonnes of second corn harvest despite smaller planted area
Brazil, one of the world's largest food producers, is expected to harvest 90 million metric tonnes of second corn in the current cycle, nearly 2 million tonnes more than forecast last month, according to crop agency Conab, Reuters reported.
Friday, July 12, 2024
China and Brazil to launch pilot scheme for sustainable beef production
China, the world's largest beef importer, and Brazil, the biggest supplier, will initiate a pilot scheme aimed at making beef production more sustainable, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Philippines welcomes first pork shipment from Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil in late-June
The first shipment of pork from Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, to the Philippines was delivered on June 25.
Tuesday, July 9, 2024
Brazil's currency decline shields farmers from soybean price drop
A recent selloff in Brazil's currency is providing a cushion for farmers in the world's top soybean exporter against this year's price decline, giving them a competitive edge over their US counterparts, Bloomberg reported.
Thursday, July 4, 2024
Brazilian corn exports surge in July as soybean shipments decline
Brazilian corn exports for July are estimated at 3.4 million metric tonnes, marking a significant rise of 2.4 million tonnes compared to June, according to grains traders lobby Anec, Reuters reported.
Friday, June 14, 2024
South Korean startup in contract with Brazil's Embrapa to deliver devices that mitigate cow methane
South Korean livestock methane gas research startup MeTech Holdings announced on June 10 that it had signed a $330,000 export contract with the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa) for the first batch of its Methane Capsule ...
Thursday, June 13, 2024
Brazil significantly improves controls on poultry meat to Europe, report finds
Brazil has made major progress in improving controls on poultry meat sent to Europe, according to findings from a recent audit report.
Tuesday, June 11, 2024
Record-breaking Brazilian cow sold for more than US$4 million
A Brazilian cow broke records after selling for more than US$4 million at an auction, more than three times the last record holder's price.
Monday, June 3, 2024
Pork production in Brazil dropped 1% in first three months this year
Brazil's pork production fell 1% in the first three months of 2024 compared to the same period of the previous year, according to preliminary first-quarter slaughter data published by IBGE.
Tuesday, May 28, 2024
Innovad Group strengthens position in Brazilian market with acquisition of Oligo Basics
Innovad Group announced the acquisition of Oligo Basics, a renowned player in Brazil's nutritional feed additives market.
Thursday, May 23, 2024
Brazilian animal protein organisation welcomes opening of Bhutanese market for Brazil's pork
The Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA) welcomed a May 13 announcement by the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, concerning the official opening of Bhutan's market for pork from Brazil.
Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Brazil's pig slaughter dropped 1.8% in Q1 2024
Brazil's pig slaughter totaled 13.92 million head in the first quarter of 2024, representing a 1.8% decrease compared to the same period in 2023, according to preliminary results for first-quarter animal production.

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