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Japan lifts ban on Danish beef imports

Japan has ended its 15-year ban on the imports of Danish beef after long-running mad cow disease fears were addressed by European politicians.

Beef imports to Japan from Europe were worth ($5.1m in the first half of 2015

Irish farmers demand better price for cattle

Farmers in Ireland are demanding better prices for their cattle and fair and open competition, which is apparently being denied to them. 

Growth in German butchery

The Deutscher Fleischer-Verband (German Butchers’ Association) has revealed the sector enjoyed marginal growth in 2015, despite a dip in employment.

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Deli Star opens innovation café

US cooked meats manufacturer Deli Star Corporation will open a research lab-cum-kitchen in Missouri, where the company can develop new products, with customers able to explore research ideas while also enjoying a slice of ham.