Brazilian beef exports to rise despite FMD bans
AUSTRALIA According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Brazilian beef exports are forecast to grow 13% in 2007.
Tyson - Lee retires and alliance with ConocoPhillips
USA, Arkansas Tyson Foods, Inc. announced that Greg Lee has decided to retire early from full time employment.
Meat hygiene code under discussion
SOUTH AFRICA The implementation of a new international code of practice for meat hygiene was top of the list at a meeting of food safety experts from around the world recently.
Consumer concerns about animal welfare vary in Europe
UK, Cardiff Results from a Welfare Quality® survey show that linkages between animal welfare and food vary considerably among consumers across Europe.
United States push on EU market access
USA, Washington According to the 2007 National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers (NTE) the United States push on a better EU market access.
Russia places ban on foreign meat imports
USA The Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision has introduced a partial ban on meat imports from seven foreign countries. STOP Because of the detection of large batches of meat products infe
World's first E. coli O157:H7 vaccine for cattle
CANADA Canadian research collaboration claims to have produced the first food safety vaccine against E. coli O157:H7 worldwide.
News in FLEISCHWIRTSCHAFT International 2/07
Contents of FLEISCHWIRTSCHAFT International No. 2, April 2007
Homes throw a third of food away
SOUTH AFRICA British homes throw away around a third of all the food they buy.