All news articles for June 2014

Iran faces Ecuador in the second round

GlobalMeatNews Meat World Cup – Iran v Ecuador

By Oli Haenlein

Following the group stage of the GlobalMeatNews Meat World Cup, we now move into the second round, where the winning teams from the last round will go head-to-head in terms of beef production stats.

The three key selling points for meat in Asia are “quality, brand and health”

Quality, brand and health sell meat in Asia

By Georgi Gyton

The three key selling points for meat in Asia are “quality, brand and health”, according to Victoria Santini, head of Asia at the Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD).

Sweden is pushing for EU reforms on antibiotic use in healthy livestock

Sweden pushes for unity on EU antibiotics reforms

By Gerard O’Dwyer, in Helsinki

The Swedish government has expanded the scope and ambition of its domestic animal care farm improvement scheme to include creating a "partnership of like-minded European states", willing to back Sweden’s push for EU reforms to check antibiotic...

England v Colombia is the next match in the second round of our competition

GlobalMeatNews Meat World Cup – England v Colombia

By Georgi Gyton

Following the group stage of the GlobalMeatNews Meat World Cup, we now move into the second round, where the winning teams from the last round will go head-to-head in terms of beef production stats.

Meat consumption in Russia is growing in general

Meat congress hears diverse view from Russia

By Ed Bedington

Mixed messages were received from the Russian sector during the World Meat Congress, with a presentation calling for increased international co-operation, despite an underlying desire to improve the country’s self-sufficiency.

World Meat Congress - an overview

World Meat Congress - an overview

By Georgi Gyton

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...

Spain v Mexico go head-to-head in today's second round match

GlobalMeatNews Meat World Cup – Spain v Mexico

By Georgi Gyton

Following the group stage of the GlobalMeatNews Meat World Cup, we now move into the second round, where the winning teams from the last round will go head-to-head in terms of beef production stats.