Tuesday, March 8, 2022
Brazilian meat companies could replace suppliers from Ukraine and Russia
Rising grain prices caused by Russia's invasion into Ukraine are affecting Brazilian meatpackers, but industry sources said trade disruptions facing Ukrainian and Russian meat producers could be an opportunity to increase Brazil's share in ...
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
US cattle production could drop 0.15% with rising demand for plant-based meat, research found
For every 10% reduction in price or increase in demand for plant-based meat alternates, new research estimates US cattle production will fall approximately 0.15%.
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
USDA commits US$215 million in grants to support meat and poultry processing
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said it has committed US$215 million in grants and other support to expand meat and poultry processing options, boost the food supply chain, and provide rural communities with jobs and economic prospe ...
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Meat and poultry processors in Ohio, US, receiving grants to support productions
Meat and poultry processors across Ohio, the United States, are getting a financial boost from the state.
Monday, February 14, 2022
Cherkizovo Group once again tops list of Russian chicken meat producers
Cherkizovo Group has retained its leading position among Russia's largest chicken meat producers.
Monday, February 14, 2022
Danish researchers focus on producing chicken meat with lower levels of Campylobacter
Researchers in Denmark are part of a project that is going to develop and test ways of producing chicken meat with lower levels of Campylobacter.
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
China suspends chicken imports from two meatpacking plants in Brazil
According to a statement on China's General Administration of Customs website, chicken imports have been suspended from two meatpacking plants in Brazil, The Rio Times reported.
Thursday, January 27, 2022
US House panel questions major meatpackers about rising prices
Raja Krishnamoorthi, the chairman of the US House of Representatives subcommittee on economic and consumer policy, sent a letter to major US meatpackers — including Tyson Foods, JBS Foods, National Beef and Seaboard — to question about risi ...
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
US red meat production dropped in December 2021, USDA says
The United States Department of Agriculture said US red meat production in December 2021 was down modestly from December 2020.
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Cultivated meat commercialization specialist IntegriCulture raises US$7 million
Japan-based cultivated meat commercialisation specialist IntegriCulture has raised US$7 million in a Series A-plus funding, which it will use for the development of affordable growth media and other tech solutions for the cellular agricultu ...
Thursday, January 20, 2022
More than 1,900 pounds of illegal meat seized from New York City, US retailers in Q4 2021
The United States' Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's (APHIS) Smuggling Interdiction and Trade Compliance (SITC) programme seized and destroyed more than 1,900 pounds of prohibited pork, poultry and ruminant products from New York ...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Plant-based meat startup in China raises US$100 million
Plant-based meat startup Starfield Food Science & Technology has raised US$100 million in their fifth funding round led by Primavera Capital Group, a private equity firm.
Monday, January 17, 2022
US price index for meats, poultry, fish and eggs increases 12.5% in 2021
The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the US Department of Labor reported its latest December 2021 numbers.
Monday, January 17, 2022
Close to 90% of major US meat plants affected by COVID-19 among workers
A Reuters analysis of public data discovered that 90% of meat plants owned by Tyson Foods, JBS, Cargill, Smithfield Foods, and National Beef had been affected by COVID-19 cases among workers in 2020 and 2021, Reuters reported.
Monday, January 17, 2022
Russian meat exports in January-December 2021 increase 30%
Meat exports from Russia from January 1 to December 5, 2021, totaled $1.02 billion, a 30% increase over the same period in 2020, according to the Russian Ministry of Agriculture's federal center, Agroexport.

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