Tuesday, July 25, 2023
UK's AHDB decries reports' claims concerning reduction of meat consumption
The United Kingdom's Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has hit back at reports that cutting meat consumption would equate to taking eight million cars off the road, describing the new findings as "disappointing" ...
Tuesday, July 25, 2023
UK urged to rethink excluding eggs as 'sensitive' sector in CPTPP
The United Kingdom must reconsider its decision to exclude eggs as a sensitive sector in the recently agreed Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) trade agreement, industry groups said.
Monday, July 24, 2023
Scotland, UK, releases Vision for Sustainable Aquaculture document
Scotland, the United Kingdom, has set out its long-awaited Vision for Sustainable Aquaculture, setting out environmental, economic and social aims for the sector.
Wednesday, July 19, 2023
UK minister advocates genetic engineering of cows to reduce methane emissions
Mark Spencer, UK Minister of State for Food, Farming and Fisheries, has expressed his preference for genetically engineering cows to emit less methane as a solution to environmental concerns over meat production, Jersey Evening Post reporte ...
Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Canada's cattle, pork industry players upset over admission of UK to CPTPP
The Canadian Meat Council (CMC), Canadian Cattle Association (CCA) and the Canadian Pork Council (CPC) expressed deep disappointment on July 15 after the announcement of the agreement made by Canada's Minister of Trade to grant the United K ...
Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Russia pulls out of Black Sea grain export deal with Ukraine
The deal allowing Ukraine to safely export grain via the Black Sea has officially expired after Russia pulled out of the crucial agreement.
Tuesday, July 18, 2023
UK's National Pig Association emphasise importance of small-, medium-sized abattoirs to pig industry
The United Kingdom's National Pig Association (NPA) has set out the case for how small and medium-sized abattoirs should be supported under Defra's new funding scheme.
Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Increase in UK's beef imports from Australia in June 2023
The national cattle herd in Australia is continuing to grow, reaching the highest level in a decade this year at 28.7 million head, according to the latest quarterly cattle industry projection from Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA).
Monday, July 3, 2023
Australian beef producers benefit from UK free trade agreement
Australia's recently established free trade agreement (FTA) with the UK has entered its second month, and prominent figures in the Australian beef industry are already reaping the rewards, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
Friday, June 30, 2023
Tight supply situation and challenges ahead for UK pork industry
In the first three months of 2023, the UK pork industry has been grappling with a tight supply situation both domestically and across Europe, UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board reported.
Thursday, June 29, 2023
Ukraine's wheat harvest could surpass projections
Traders and analysts have revealed that Ukraine's wheat harvest in 2023 may significantly exceed official projections of 17 million metric tonnes, potentially reaching a minimum of 24 million metric tonnes, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, June 28, 2023
New app Livetec aims to combat bird flu outbreak in UK poultry industry
Livetec, a UK-based biosecurity solutions company, has introduced a new mobile app aimed at helping British poultry farmers and backyard keepers combat the spread of bird flu amidst the ongoing outbreak in the UK, Farmers Guide reported.
Wednesday, June 28, 2023
UK supermarkets release late 2022 results for Campylobacter in chicken
Supermarkets in the United Kingdom have reported their Campylobacter in chicken results for late 2022.
Tuesday, June 27, 2023
UK retailers found to acquire meat from Polish chickens given antibiotics for Salmonella treatment
Three UK retailers are found to buy meat from chickens in Poland that were given a group of antibiotics used to treat human Salmonella infections.
Thursday, June 22, 2023
Conflict in Ukraine causes shortfall of 11 million tonnes of wheat exports
The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has resulted in a significant shortfall of nearly 11 million tonnes of wheat exports, which traditionally provide essential sustenance to the world's poorest countries, according to Isobel Coleman, Deputy Adm ...

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