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HKScan reveals plans for new poultry plant

HKScan, the European meat producer and processor, is planning to construct a new production unit in western Finland, set to open in 2017.

The Finland unit will specialise in poultry production

Australian pork group claims research breakthroughs

The Australian organisation set-up to conduct research and support the pork industry has claimed it has made breakthroughs in pig and pork R&D in its first four years. 

New Zealand meat body urges support on levies

Beef + Lamb New Zealand has called on farmers to vote in support of levies to fund future programmes and activities.  

Disease risk study delivers results

A way to determine disease risk by estimating the movement of US beef cattle has been developed by Kansas State University.

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Brazil beef industry eyes huge potential in China

Brazilian beef has a large potential market in China following the lifting of an embargo, Brazilian agriculture mini ster Katia Abreu  has said in newspaper China Daily.