UK red meat exports saw a strong first six months of 2018

UK red meat exports on the rise

By Aidan Fortune

UK red meat exports shrugged off tight sheep meat supplies and a slowdown in China to record strong growth for the first six months of the year.

The National Cattlemen's Beef Association has raised issues over lab-grown meat

Jurisdiction issues raised over lab-grown meat

By Aidan Fortune

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) has raised questions over which US government agency would have jurisdiction over lab-grown meat products.

The FDA is to hold a debate on lab-grown meat next month

FDA to debate lab-grown meat

By Aidan Fortune

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is to hold a public meeting to discuss foods produced using animal cell culture technology.

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Cargill ‘gets serious’ about international poultry

By Aidan Fortune

In an exclusive interview granted to GlobalMeatNews, Cargill’s group president of international protein Chris Langholz outlined how the business wants to “get serious” about poultry.

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Jan Zandbergen expands grain-fed range

By Aidan Fortune

International meat supplier Jan Zandbergen has expanded its grain-fed beef offering with the new Evita’s Choice range.

Almost half of those polled preferred sirloin over other cuts

Sirloin tops UK steak poll

By Ashley Williams

Sirloin has been identified as the UK’s favourite cut of steak in a survey conducted by as part of the World Steak Challenge event.

Cherkizovo, Miratorg and GAP Resource have shown increasing interest in halal meat

Russian meat giants drive up halal exports

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russia exported 50,000 tonnes (t) of halal meat in 2017, up almost twofold compared to 2016, as major agricultural holdings Cherkizovo, Miratorg and GAP Resource have shown increasing interest in this segment, according to the International Center for...