Wednesday, October 22, 2014
October 22, 2014
Photo: ADB / Rakesh Sahai
fleischwirtschaft.com – PHILIPPINES, Manila. A new $2 million grant from the Asia Development Bank is to support South Asia’s push to slow the spread of livestock diseases like foot and mouth and avian flu which have caused billions of dollars of losses to farmers and economies in recent years.
October 21, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – UNITED KINGDOM, Kenilworth. A €7.7 million (£6.17m) campaign to encourage more people to cook with lamb across six European countries is to be launched thanks to a co-promotion deal EBLEX has secured with the European Union, Ireland and France.
October 20, 2014
fleischwirtschaft.com - THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) cast a pall over global pork markets that won't be easily shaken off, according to a new Rabobank report.
October 17, 2014
fleischwirtschaft.com - RUSSIA, Moscow. Russia will import pork from China for the first time in a decade to replace imports from the US and Europe banned as part of the standoff with the West over the Ukraine crisis.
October 16, 2014
fleischwirtschaft.com - USA, Washington. A consumer rights group in the US has called on its country's regulators to Review and possibly revoke Australia's meat inspection process, calling it an inherently flawed system.