Friday, December 1, 2023
UK turkey farmers anticipate robust Christmas after 2022 bird flu crisis
Turkey farmers in the United Kingdom are expecting to meet Christmas demand this year, following a challenging bird flu outbreak in 2022 that killed half of the free-range flock, Channel News Asia reported.
Tuesday, November 28, 2023
Plans for US$96 million salmon farm in England, UK, recommended for approval
Plans for a £75 million (US$95 million) onshore salmon farm in Cleethorpes, England, the United Kingdom, have been recommended for approval, despite objections.
Monday, November 27, 2023
NSF opens California, US market for UK pork
In a significant development for United Kingdom pork farmers, the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) has become the pioneering UK certification body for Proposition 12, allowing British pork producers to export to California, United State ...
Friday, November 24, 2023
UN warns of potential impact on Ukraine's wheat production amid attacks and export route blockades
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) expressed concern that Ukraine's wheat production may face challenges meeting domestic and export demand in the future, due to persistent attacks on food infrastructure and the blockade of Black ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
Avian influenza detected in England, UK, first case since October 1
The United Kingdom Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has confirmed the presence of the H5N1 avian influenza virus at a property in Donnington, Lincolnshire County, in eastern England, UK, the first case reported in ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
UK sees highest chicken mortality rates in a decade
Data from animal welfare campaign group Open Cages has revealed that the United Kingdom witnessed the highest chicken mortality rates in at least a decade, with over 80 million birds dying prematurely before reaching slaughter weight last y ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
UK pork imports in August increased as pig population dropped to record low
The United Kingdom's pork production continues to be impacted by the market conditions of the past two years as domestic supplies remain tight, according to the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Number of suckler cows in Scotland, UK, 6% lower compared to five-year average
The number of suckler cows in Scotland, the United Kingdom, is down 6% compared to the five-year average according to the latest Scottish Agricultural Census.
Monday, November 6, 2023
UK's veterinary antibiotic sales at lowest level recorded
The sales of veterinary antibiotics in the United Kingdom are at the lowest level ever recorded, in a report published by the Veterinary Medicines Directorate on November 1.
Friday, November 3, 2023
UK government initiates review to tackle unfair practices in egg supply chain
The United Kingdom government has unveiled plans for a comprehensive review aimed at eradicating unfair practices in the egg supply chain, which will actively engage with industry stakeholders to address issues related to transparency, the ...
Monday, October 30, 2023
Kuwait opens market to Ukrainian poultry
Kuwait has officially opened its market to Ukrainian poultry, as confirmed by the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection, Ukrinform reported.
Monday, October 30, 2023
New trade deal opens Japan to cooked poultry meat products from UK
UK cooked poultry meat products will soon be exported to Japan thanks to a new market access deal.
Thursday, October 26, 2023
Rise in imported low-welfare eggs to the UK raises quality concerns
The United Kingdom is witnessing an influx of low-welfare eggs from abroad, with data revealing a significant increase in egg imports from countries like Poland and Italy, The Guardian reported.
Thursday, October 26, 2023
Ukraine's poultry, grain producers to be supported with funds by US government agency
The United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has approved five new projects in Ukraine, with a total value of more than US$380 million aimed at supporting food security, small businesses, the healthcare system and i ...
Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Cooke Aquaculture to set up new salmon pens in Shetland, Scotland, UK
A new Cooke Aquaculture salmon farm is being proposed in Shetland, Scotland, the United Kingdom, specifically, in the waters between Muckle Roe and Vementry.

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