InsectsCargill and InnovaFeed form a partnership
USA, Minneapolis. The companies partner to bring innovative, sustainable feed to animal producers.
AgricultureEU approves aid for beef producers
BELGIUM, Brussels. Irish beef producers will receive €50 million from the EU agriculture budget. The EU Member States agree to the aid measure.
FeedstuffRapeseed meal becomes more common
GERMANY, Berlin. The meal made from rapeseed and sunflowers is also considered socially harmless and accepted as a protein carrier.
TradeThailand bans pig imports from Laos
THAILAND, Bangkok. The pig import ban takes place after African swine fever outbreak.
MarketBell Food Group sells German sausage business
Switzerland, Basel. The company is divesting its sausage products business in Germany and selling it to the Zur Mühlen Gruppe.
TysonInvestor Day message highlights value-added expansion
USA, New York City. The company continues to meet changing consumer needs and is well-positioned for growth, officials told investors and analysts.
FundingFeral swine eradication and control pilot program
USA, Washington. The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it is offering $75 mill. in funding for the eradication and control of feral swine through the Feral Swine Eradication and Control Pilot Program (FSCP).
AntibioticsReduction: no negative effect on competitive position
THE NETHERLANDS, Den Haag. Reduction of veterinary antibiotic sales by 63% in the Netherlands from 2009 to 2017 showed no evidence of a negative effect on average production and economic results on broiler and pig farms.