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Antibiotic-free chicken line launched
BRAZIL, Sao Paulo. Sadia Bio products also feature vegetable-based diets and traceable packaging.
Partnering with Chinese e-commerce business
BRAZIL, São Paulo. It is a debut contract between the Brazilian meatpacker and JD.com.
IFA urges EU to withdraw Brazilian beef from Mercosur talks
IRELAND, Dublin. The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has called on the European Commission to pull the plug on Brazilian beef’s participation in the Mercosur agreement after continually failing to meet EU standards.
Technological innovations for the animal protein industry
BRAZIL, Curitiba. The international suppliers fair for the meat industrie will bring all the knowledge required by producers in order to develop strategies seeking to enhance their participation in the domestic and international markets.
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Boom in attendance
ITALY, Milan. The two events saw a big increase in exhibition space and in numbers of exhibitors and visitors with respect to previous years’ shows.
Ultrasound optimizes chilling of chicken breast
BRAZIL, Santa Maria. Application of ultrasound in chicken breast during chilling by immersion promotes a fast and uniform cooling.
Net income increases 43.5% in Q1
BRAZIL, São Paulo. Company reports strong first quarters for Pilgrim’s Pride, JBS USA Pork and JBS USA Beef segments.
Brazilian meat gigant strongly disagrees with the EC decision
BRAZIL, Sao Paulo. The measure which formalizes the prior de-listing of the company's exports to Europe from 12 plants located in Brazil comes into force as of 16 May.
Restaurant brands Q1 earnings lifted
CANADA, Oakville, Ontario. Same-store sales at the burger chain and Popeyes advanced in the quarter.
Uncertainties threaten optimism in trade
THE NETHERLANDS, Amsterdam. Disease risks, trade disputes, and feed availability will create opportunities and challenges for the pork industry in the coming months.
Expanded ban of poultry imports to EU possible
BRAZIL, Sao Paulo. The shareholders are expected to vote in a new slate of board members during an 26 April assembly.
US exports higher than a year ago
USA, Washington. February exports of US beef were higher than a year ago in both volume and value, according to statistics released by USDA and compiled by the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF).
Control of US-based National Beef acquired
BRAZIL, São Paulo. The acquisition of 51% interest in the US-company will make Marfrig the world’s second-largest beef producer and reduce its leverage.
Chicken meat exports decreased in Q1 2018
BRAZIL, São Paulo. In the first quarter of 2018, Brazil's poultry meat sales reported a decrease of 5.6% to 1,017 mill. t.
Team Ireland is top
NORTHERN IRELAND, Belfast. A team with butchers from Northern Ireland and Ireland competing have been named the best in the world at the 2018 World Butchers’ Challenge.
Q4 loss reported
BRAZIL, Barretos. The Brazilian beef processor posted a net loss of $97 mill.
BRAZIL, São Paulo. The Brazilian poultry company BRF S.A. is the latest meat processor under scrutiny by the Brazilian government in its so-called “Operation Weak Flesh.”
Feeding Latin America
USA, Lexington, Ky. The country leads the animal feed production in this region.