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World Meat Congress - an overview

World Meat Congress - an overview

GlobalMeatNews travelled to Beijing, China for the 20th annual World Meat Congress, which took place from 14-16 June 2014. In this video we give you an overview of the event, as well as an exclusive interview with Canadian agriculture minister, Gerry Ritz.

Published: 26-Jun-2014

Focus on Denmark

Focus on Denmark's pork industry

Denmark has a population of just 5.5 million people, but with total pig production standing at over 29m and producers exporting to the value of DKr32bn (£3.5bn) in 2013, the significance of the pig industry to this country is obvious. Global Meat News travelled to Denmark to find out what challenges the country’s pork industry is facing.

Published: 10-Jun-2014

Challenges to Danish slaughter pig production

Challenges to Danish slaughter pig production

Finn Udesen

Head of production economy and statistics - Danish Pig Research Centre

Globalmeatnews.com talks to Finn Udesen, head of production economy and statistics at the Danish Pig Research Centre, about why Danish slaughter pig production is in decline.

Published: 01-Nov-2013

Danish pig production and exports

Danish pig production and exports

Globalmeatnews.com speaks to Karsten Flemin, market analyst at the Danish Agriculture & Food Council, about trends in Danish pig production and exports

Published: 01-Nov-2013

The Danish Meat Trade College

The Danish Meat Trade College

Globalmeatnews.com visited the Danish Meat Trade College in Roskilde to find out more about its courses, facilities and international programmes

Published: 01-Nov-2013

How soya protein can help meet growing demand for meat

How soya protein can help meet growing demand for meat

Stephen Mott

Technical Director - Archer Daniels Midland Company

Consumers in developing economies such as Africa are increasing their demand for meat, posing a challenge to global food supplies. Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) technical director Stephen Mott told Globalmeatnews.com that soya proteins can be added to mechanically separated meat (MSM) to produce affordable meat products for developing markets.

Published: 17-Oct-2013

UK red meat exports: a view from Eblex

UK red meat exports: a view from Eblex

Jean-Pierre Garnier

Export manager - Eblex

Globalmeatnews.com talks to Eblex export manager Jean-Pierre Garnier about some the opportunities and challenges for UK red meat exports

Published: 19-Aug-2013

Exclusive interview: OIE head Bernard Vallat on global animal disease control

Exclusive interview: OIE head Bernard Vallat on global animal disease control

Bernard Vallat

Director General - World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

Globalmeatnews.com speaks to Bernard Vallat, director general of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) about challenges and victories in global animal disease control and food safety.

Published: 24-Jun-2013

FVO director on new EU food inspection proposals

FVO director on new EU food inspection proposals

Michael Scannell

Director - Food and Veterinary Office

Globalmeatnews.com spoke to director of the Food and Veterinary Office at the European Commission, Michael Scannell, about the proposed changes to EU food controls, which could see all food businesses asked to front costs for official inspections.

Published: 21-Jun-2013

IFFA 2013: Interview with director of brand management, Ina Stoltze

IFFA 2013: Interview with director of brand management, Ina Stoltze

Ina Stolze

Director - IFFA

Globalmeatnews.com spoke to IFFA 2013 director of brand management, Ina Stoltze, about this year's show and what it said about the health of the global meat industry, as well as plans for IFFA 2016.

Published: 13-May-2013

Challenges facing the US meat sector

Challenges facing the US meat sector

Patrick Boyle

CEO - American Meat Institute

Patrick Boyle, CEO of the American Meat Institute, discusses some of the challenges facing the AMI's members in the US.

Published: 06-Feb-2013

US-Russia trade disputes: a view from exporters

US-Russia trade disputes: a view from exporters

Phillip Seng

President and CEO - US Meat Export Federation (USMEF)

Globalmeatnews.com talks to Phillip Seng, president and CEO of the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF), about the difficulties that the US is facing when it comes to exporting meat to Russia.

Published: 05-Feb-2013

European outlook: Interview with UECBV secretary general

European outlook: Interview with UECBV secretary general

Jean-Luc Mériaux

Secretary general - European Livestock and Meat Trading Union (UECBV)

Globalmeatnews.com speaks to Jean-Luc Mériaux, secretary general of the European Livestock and Meat Trading Union (UECBV) about the priority markets for EU meat exports, and some of the challenges faced by European exporters and producers.

Published: 14-Jan-2013

Happy holidays from William Reed Business Media!

Happy holidays from William Reed Business Media!

The working year is almost done, time to pause from ‘the business’ and embrace the festive season…go on, give it a big hug. Happy holidays!

Published: 19-Dec-2012

Facing post-2013 challenges

Facing post-2013 challenges

Exporting 90% of its pork production to countries in and out of the EU, Denmark tends to be ahead of the game when it comes to food safety, environmental protection and animal welfare. But with the requirement to replace sow stalls with group pens due to be implemented by the European Commission in January 2013, the Danish pig industry is facing unprecedented challenges.

Published: 30-Apr-2012

Brazil beef industry outlook: Interview with Abiec director

Brazil beef industry outlook: Interview with Abiec director

Fernando Sampaio

Executive director - Brazilian Association of Beef Exporters (Abiec)

Fernando Sampaio, director of the Brazilian beef exporters' association (Abiec) talks to GlobalMeatNews about the sector's outlook, obstacles to overcome, and the country's trade relationship with Argentina.

Published: 19-Apr-2012

Brazilian poultry: Interview with UBABEF president

Brazilian poultry: Interview with UBABEF president

Francisco Turra

President - Brazilian Poultry Association (UBABEF)

Francisco Turra, president of the Brazilian Poultry Association (UBABEF), talks to GlobalMeatNews about the state of the industry, exports, and the anti-dumping levy imposed in South Africa.

Published: 19-Apr-2012

Sustainable meat production in Brazil

Sustainable meat production in Brazil

The International Meat Trade Association (IMTA), the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the Brazilian Association of Beef Exporters (ABIEC) discuss the environmental progress made in Brazilian livestock production, and the challenges ahead.

Published: 05-Apr-2012

Sustainable farming: It is all about genetics

Sustainable farming: It is all about genetics

Bernie and Grant Weller

Owners - Crosshill farm, New Zealand

Grant and Bernie Weller have just won New Zealand's Ballance Farm Environment supreme award. They impressed the judges with their ability to combine sustainability and profitability. They tell GlobalMeatNews why good genetics are the basis of a profitable farm, and how they have managed to run their business efficiently while protecting the environment and preserving natural habitat.

Published: 16-Mar-2012

US beef industry outlook

US beef industry outlook

Dr Joseph Glauber

Chief economist - US Department of Agriculture

USDA chief economist Dr Joseph Glauber comments on the recent developments in the American beef industry and gives an oulook on the export market.

Published: 09-Jan-2012

2012 outlook for UK retailers

2012 outlook for UK retailers

Kantar Worldpanel communications director Ed Garner talks about the impact of the recession and the 2012 outlook for major UK supermarkets.

Published: 21-Dec-2011

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