Friday, March 24, 2023
Drop in US commercial red meat production last February
US commercial red meat production declined in February this year.
Thursday, March 23, 2023
Australian organisations gather scientists to highlight scientific evidence for meat, livestock production
The Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC) and Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) have brought nine scientists from around the world together in Sydney, Australia, for a day-long summit to discuss the scientific evidence in support ...
Monday, March 13, 2023
Meat and Livestock Australia projects bigger cattle production in 2023
Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has projected a year of growth for cattle production in the country this year, as Australia's cattle herd is expected to reach its highest level in nine years, resulting in a greater surplus of supplies fo ...
Monday, March 13, 2023
Value of Vietnam's chicken meat imports hit US$237 million in 2022
The value of Vietnam's imported chicken meat reached US$237 million with about 178,000 tonnes last year.
Saturday, March 11, 2023
USDA to invest over US$43 million in meat and poultry processing research
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) will invest more than US$43 million in meat and poultry processing research, innovation and expansion in support of its ongoing efforts to transform the US food system at every stage along the supply ...
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
USDA proposes amendment to close Made in USA loophole for meat, poultry, and eggs
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has proposed an amendment that will close a regulatory loophole allowing meat and poultry producers to label their products as "Made in the USA" even though the livestock was born and raised ...
Monday, March 6, 2023
US meat production to drop this year
The United States hit "peak meat" production in 2022 totaling 107 billion pounds, a record for meat production that includes beef, pork, chicken, turkey, lamb and veal.
Thursday, February 23, 2023
US invests US$59 million to increase independent meat and poultry processing capacity
Tom Vilsack, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary, has announced that the US government will invest US$59 million to increase independent meat and poultry processing capacity, expand market opportunities for farmers, and create ...
Saturday, January 28, 2023
US Congress representatives propose bill to increase competition in the meatpacking industry
US Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger and US Congressman Dusty Johnson have proposed the "Butcher Block Act", which would help reallocate the US cattle market by establishing a permanent grant and loan program at the US Department o ...
Monday, January 9, 2023
Meat businesses in western Iowa, US, to get US$1 million funding from USDA
Two western Iowa, US operations will receive about US$1 million in financing from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to expand local meat production, US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced.
Tuesday, December 27, 2022
US winter imposes challenges for meat, livestock productions
Tyson Foods Inc said it suspended and reduced operations at some US meat facilities on December 22 due to a massive winter storm in the United States, while farmers increased checks on livestock facing harsh winds and cold.
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Kemin Food Technologies webinar highlights Proteus and ways to increase yield of meat products
Kemin Industries recently added the webinar, "Proteins: Overcoming Quality and Manufacturing Challenges", to the Food Technologies section of its website.
Monday, December 12, 2022
Vietnam hits US$367 million in poultry meat and egg exports
Vietnam has so far earned US$361 million from exporting poultry meat and eggs to 26 countries worldwide, the country's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) reported.
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Meat Institute urges resolution of potential railroad strike in US as possible impact on meat supply looms
As US President Joe Biden and the US Congress continue to work to avoid a nationwide railroad strike in the United States, another meat industry group has joined the calls to come to an agreement soon.
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
UK's AHDB publishes report focused on pig meat production costs in different countries
An annual report that examines the cost of pig meat production in 17 countries, including Ireland, has been published by the United Kingdom's Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).

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