Friday, March 17, 2023
320,000-square-foot beef plant to be set up in Olathe, Kansas, US
An unnamed company plans to build a 320,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art beef processing and packaging facility for retail ready products in Olathe, Kansas, the United States.
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
US beef exports down, pork exports up in January
The US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) said US beef exports dropped 15% in volume and 32% in value in January year-on-year, but pork exports increased 13% in volume and 16% in value, Capital Press reported.
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
USDA expects China will increase demand for beef and pork in 2023
The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service post in Beijing expects rising demand in China for beef and pork in 2023, with increased production for both meats and more impots for pork, Nasdaq reported.
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
US senators urge suspension of beef imports from Brazil over food safety concerns
Two US senators have renewed calls for a suspension of US beef imports from Brazil until regulators can conduct a "systemic review of the commodity's impacts on food safety and animal health."
Friday, February 24, 2023
Brazil suspends exports of beef to China
Carlos Favaro, Brazil's Agriculture Minister, said they have suspended beef exports to China after detecting a case of mad cow disease in the country, but experts believe it is the less-dangerous "atypical" variant, The Straits Ti ...
Monday, February 20, 2023
MLA defends projections claiming Australia's beef herd to expand to 28.8 million head this year
An estimate in Meat & Livestock Australia's 2023 industry projections released recently suggesting that Australia's beef herd will grow this year to 28.8 million head has raised some eyebrows around the beef industry.
Monday, February 13, 2023
Exports of US beef reach record volume and value last year
US beef and pork exports completed a banner year in 2022, according to USDA data compiled by the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF).
Monday, February 13, 2023
Australian beef exporters look to resume deliveries to China
Some Australian beef exporters, whose exports to China have been suspended due to quality and other issues, are seeking to fully resume trade with China, the Global Times learned.
Friday, February 10, 2023
US beef cattle inventory lowest in more than 60 years
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said beef cattle inventories across the country are at their lowest point since 1962, the Arkadelphian reported.
Monday, February 6, 2023
Australia exported 51,471 tonnes of chilled, frozen beef in January
New season Australian beef exports are off to a slow start, with just 51,471 tonnes of chilled and frozen beef shipped for January, Department of Agriculture records show.
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Australia's slaughter figures on good start, beef exports expected to be more competitive internationally
Australia's slaughter numbers started 2023 strong with weather conditions tilting in favour of processors, and a probable decrease in US beef production could make Australian beef exports more competitive in international markets.
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
US beef accounts for more than 50% of South Korea's total beef imports
Data from the US Meat Export Federation showed US beef accounts for more than 50% of South Korea's total beef imports last year, taking the number one spot for six years, Yonhap News Agency reported.
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Cattlemen's Heritage to build US$520 million beef plant in Iowa, US
Cattlemen's Heritage, an Iowa, US corporation with its roots in livestock production and barn construction, will build a US$520 million beef processing facility in Mills County, Iowa, the United States.
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Australian university research team creates tool to aid beef industry in reducing emissions
A research team led by the University of Queensland (UQ) in Australia has developed a tool to help the global beef industry simultaneously reduce costs and greenhouse gas emissions while meeting demand for meat.
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
US beef prices may increase this year due to tighter beef supplies
US ranchers were told by Don Close, American Ag Credit Chief Research and Analytics Officer, that beef prices in the country may increase in 2023 due to tighter beef supplies, The Record-Courier reported.

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