Breaking News on Global Trading and Meat Processing

Top Headlines

Meat tax favoured by public, report finds

Global appetite for meat could be in danger as many consumers believe a tax on beef, chicken and poultry is a sure-fire way to reduce climate change.

CO2 emissions from agriculture have fallen by 20% since 1990

Syria civil war hits livestock hard

As Syria’s conflict continues, its livestock sector weakens. Now facing a fifth year of civil war, livestock levels are down on even on 2014’s paltry levels, with the sector facing a shortage of fodder, veterinary vaccines and available pastureland.

Breaking News

Tyson Foods plant closures affect 880 jobs

Tyson Foods, the US food company, is to close two of its prepared food plants, affecting the jobs of 880 people. 

News in brief

Linden Foods brings new premium brand to international markets

Northern Irish meat processor Linden Foods has launched a new premium brand, Turf & Clover, exclusively for international markets.

On demand Supplier Webinars

Packaging: Extending Shelf Life forum
William Reed Business Media
All supplier webinars