Thursday, July 21, 2022
Meat council urges end to wild claims affecting Australia's response against animal diseases
Australia's Red Meat Advisory Council (RMAC) is calling for an end to "hysterical" claims about food supply, industry compensation and other exotic animal disease issues, which "only seek to instil fear rather than any genuin ...
Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Meat industry council urges end to politicising biosecurity in Australia
The Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) is calling on stakeholders to stop politicising biosecurity in Australia.
Thursday, July 14, 2022
COVID-19 lockdowns seriously impact China's meat and feed trade
China's COVID-19 lockdowns have greatly rocked the domestic animal husbandry industry.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Russia's meat production rose 7.1% in January-May 2022
Meat production in Russia during the January-May 2022 period increased by 7.1% compared to the same period last year and reached 1.3 million tonnes, including 1.2 million tonnes of pork.
Monday, July 4, 2022
Six meat processors in Oregon, US, get portion of US$2 million fund
The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) chose six Oregon, US meat processing business to receive a portion of US$2 million allocated by the Oregon Legislature.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Lab-grown meat producer Eat Just unable to benefit from Malaysia's chicken export ban
US start-up Eat Just, a lab-grown meat producer authorised to sell its products in Singapore, was unable to benefit from Malaysia's imposed chicken export ban, as it does not have sufficient capacity to scale up production, the Financial Ti ...
Friday, June 24, 2022
Grant available once more to support meat processors in Ohio, US
Meat processors in Ohio, the United States, will — through a collaboration between the Ohio Department of Development (ODD) and the Ohio Department of Agriculture — have another opportunity to apply for a grant for expansion, tr ...
Friday, June 17, 2022
AgForce: Report confirms Australia's position as major red meat producer
AgForce has recently welcomed the latest report from the Australian Beef Sustainability Framework (ABSF).
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Industry investments - The impetus for expanding China's meat production
China's combined output of pork, beef, mutton and poultry in 2021 was 88.87 million tonnes, a 16.3% increase over 2020, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics.
Monday, June 13, 2022
USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service increased its projections for US red meat and poultry output
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA)'s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has increased its projections for total US red meat and poultry output in its World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) publication, with higher pro ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
USDA NIFA to invest US$25 million for meat and poultry agriculture workforce training
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced that it will invest US$25 million, as part of the American Rescue Plan, for meat and poultry agriculture workforce training, USDA NIFA rep ...
Saturday, May 28, 2022
US proposes new rule requiring meatpackers to be transparent in dealings with contract chicken farmers
The US Biden Administration has proposed a new rule that will make it mandatory for meatpackers to be transparent in their dealings with contract chicken farmers to improve competition in this highly consolidated sector, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Academics say Australians should cut eating meat to mitigate environmental impact
Academics who have reviewed the impact of agriculture on the planet are calling on Australians to cut meat intake from their diets.
Monday, May 16, 2022
US House panel says meatpackers persuaded Trump to keep operations open amid the COVID-19 pandemic
A US House panel report said major US meatpackers drafted the executive order issued by US President Donald Trump in 2020 to keep meat plant operations open amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Tyson Foods raises its full-year sales outlook as US meat prices rise
Major US meat firm Tyson Foods has raised its full-year sales outlook as rising meat prices in the country pushed its quarterly revenue and earnings above projections, Reuters reported.

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