Livestock

Cargill expands poultry project

Cargill expands poultry project

By Aidan Fortune

Processor Cargill and Heifer International have expanded their Hatching Hope Global Initiative into Mexico.

Wellard moves ahead with vessel sale

Wellard moves ahead with vessel sale

By Aidan Fortune

Australian livestock haulier Wellard’s sale of its vessel MS Ocean Swagman is back on course after a choppy period involving another potential customer.

Asian ASF pig cull reaches five million

Asian ASF pig cull reaches five million

By Aidan Fortune

Almost five million pigs in Asia have died over the past year due to African Swine Fever (ASF), according to the latest Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) data.

Meat industry at odds over beef support

Meat industry at odds over beef support

By Aidan Fortune

The British Meat Processors Association (BMPA) has hit back at the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) assertions that the processing industry needs to do more to support domestic produce.