All news articles for June 2019

AHDB looks to Asia for new opportunities

AHDB looks to Asia for new opportunities

By Aidan Fortune

British businesses are being encouraged to consider Asia as a target market in a new report by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).

K+G Wetter has launched a new bowl cutter for the meat industry

K+G Wetter unveils new industrial bowl cutter

By David Challis

Meat processing machinery specialist K+G Wetter has launched an industrial bowl cutter which aims to combine increased efficiency with a focus on improving hygiene.

Damate's new turkey processing facilty in Penza Oblast

Damate commissions Europe's biggest turkey plant

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russian agricultural holding Damate has opened a new turkey meat processing plant in Penza Oblast, Russia with a planned production capacity of 155,000 tonnes (t) per year.

Brazil resumes beef exports to China

Brazil resumes beef exports to China

By Aidan Fortune

Beef exports from Brazil to China are set to resume following a temporary suspension caused by the detection of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE).

CEO of Cefusa José Fuertes, and rector of the University of Murcia, José Luján, sign the collaboration agreement

Piglet project launched in Spain

By Aidan Fortune

Spanish livestock company Cefusa and the University of Murcia are to collaborate on a project, examining piglets born via in vitro fertilization.

US meat industry calls for USMCA deal

US meat industry calls for USMCA deal

By Aidan Fortune

The North American Meat Institute (NAMI) has lent its support to more than 950 organisations representing the US food and agriculture industries to urge the Government to swiftly ratify the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

New cattle care system unveiled

New cattle care system unveiled

By Aidan Fortune

US certification body Food Safety Net Services Certification and Audit (FSNS C&A) has announced the creation of the FSNS C&A Temple Grandin Responsible Cattle Care Program.