Thursday, June 1, 2023
UK animal feed production continues to decline, reaching 2016 levels
New figures released by the UK Agricultural and Horticultural Trade Board (AHDB) reveal that animal feed production levels in the UK have experienced a consistent year-on-year decline, reaching levels last seen in 2016, Agriland reported.
Thursday, June 1, 2023
UK pork exports plummet by 21% due to tight domestic supplies
During the first quarter of 2023 (Jan-Mar), the UK saw a 21% year-on-year drop in pork exports, with only 78,500 tonnes shipped, the lowest volume shipped in the past five years, UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board reported.
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
UK's Sainsbury slashes prices on over 40 dairy products amid inflation concerns
Sainsbury's, one of the UK's leading supermarket groups, has announced significant price cuts of up to 60% on more than 40 of its own-brand dairy products amid inflation concerns, Agriland reported.
Monday, May 29, 2023
Case concerning genetically selected chickens dismissed in England, UK
A legal challenge over the use of fast-growing chickens on farms in England, the United Kingdom, has been dismissed in the high court.
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Italian eggs enter UK market as UK domestic production declines
Italian egg producers are in high demand in the UK, as UK supermarkets seek to replace products lost due to a decline in domestic production, Poultry World reported.
Thursday, May 18, 2023
Aldi secures second-largest share of UK fresh poultry retail market
Discount supermarket chain Aldi has emerged as a dominant player in the UK fresh poultry retail market, securing the second-largest market share, second only to retail giant Tesco, Poultry World reported.
Thursday, May 18, 2023
Innovasea acquires UK-based aquaculture tech firm, Aquanetix
US-based aquaculture technology and equipment company, Innovasea, has recently completed the acquisition of Aquanetix, a prominent aquaculture software company based in the UK, IntraFish reported.
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
UK's Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre unveils support for six more projects
The Scotland, UK-based Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has announced support for another six innovation projects valued at £2.5 million (US$3.1 million), bringing the total number of research and development initiative ...
Monday, May 15, 2023
UK considers expanding poultry meat imports from Brazil
The UK is deliberating the possibility of increasing its imports of poultry meat products from Brazil, following revised poultry meat quotas for Brazil set to come into effect in July, Food Safety News reported.
Thursday, May 11, 2023
UK and India sign agreement for joint research programmes in aquaculture
The UK and India have signed a landmark agreement aimed at fostering development of joint research programmes, including the use of UK technology to detect diseases in shrimp aquaculture, The Fish Site reported.
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
China looks to South Africa to reduce grain reliance on US, Ukraine
China's COFCO Group, the country's largest food processor, manufacturer, and trader, has imported its first shipload of South African feed corn as Beijing looks to friendly nations to lower its grain reliance on the US and war-torn Ukraine, ...
Monday, May 8, 2023
Canadian farmers plan biggest wheat crop in 20 years due to Ukraine conflict
This year, Canadian farmers expect to plant the largest wheat crop in more than two decades due to strong wheat demand, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
Monday, May 8, 2023
New Zealand-UK FTA positively received by NZ red meat sector
New Zealand's red meat sector has welcomed a free trade agreement (FTA) between New Zealand and the United Kingdom, saying it will deliver a major boost to Kiwi exports by eventually allowing tariff-free access for beef and lamb into the UK ...
Monday, May 8, 2023
Roslin Institute experts advise UK government on bird flu
Scientists from the Roslin Institute have played a key role in developing a plan to support the UK government in managing bird flu, the institute said.
Friday, May 5, 2023
UK's NOAH emphasises benefit of animal vaccines with vaccination guideline
The United Kingdom's National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) is promoting the impact that vaccines have on sustainable farming, production and animal welfare through its Livestock Vaccination Guideline for on-farm use.

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