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Irish farmers urge beef investigation

Irish farmers urge beef investigation

By Aidan Fortune

As protests at beef processing facilities in Ireland continue, the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has called for the government to establish a Commission of Investigation to examine margins along the supply chain.

USDA awards $1.7m to fight African Swine Fever

USDA awards $1.7m to fight African Swine Fever

By Aidan Fortune

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has allocated a $1.7m grant to the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) to aid dialogue between the US and Asia to help tackle African Swine Fever (ASF).

Glorious era for UK game sector

Glorious era for UK game sector

By Aidan Fortune

The game meat sector in the UK is evolving, and the sector is becoming more mainstream with retailers embracing it and the industry itself working hard to update its image.

Tjitze Meter of HatchTech and Harm Langen of Pas Reform celebrate the patent agreement

HatchTech and Pas Reform sign patent agreement

By Aidan Fortune

Incubation technology provider HatchTech and supplier of integrated hatchery solutions Pas Reform have entered into a patent agreement covering post-hatch early feeding for day-old chicks.

USDA to investigate beef sector following Tyson plant fire

USDA to investigate beef sector following Tyson plant fire

By Aidan Fortune

The US beef sector is set to be placed under scrutiny for price manipulation, with the Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue ordering an investigation following a fire at Tyson’s Holcomb plant in Kansas.