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Editor's picks: Top 10 meat scandals of 2013

Editor's picks: Top 10 meat scandals of 2013

By Carina Perkins

With rising prices and complex supply chains putting the meat industry at increasing risk of food fraud, and antibiotic-resistant bacteria spreading in livestock populations, meat processors and packers are having to work harder than ever to ensure their...

Editor's picks: Top 10 animal health stories of 2013

Editor's picks: Top 10 animal health stories of 2013

By Carina Perkins

One of the biggest concerns for the global meat industry is animal health. Diseases can devastate livestock populations and pose a serious threat to human health, while veterinary and growth-promoting drugs are coming under increasing scrutiny.

In pictures: Innovation at Process Expo 2013

In pictures: Innovation at Process Expo 2013

By Carina Perkins

Process Expo 2013 was held at McCormick Place exhibition centre in Chicago, Illinois. Held every other year, Process Expo is the biggest trade show in North America dedicated exclusively to the global food and beverage industry, and was recently named...

Anuga 2013 in pictures

Anuga 2013 in pictures

By Ed Bedington

Anuga 2013 proved a huge success with visitors from across the globe flocking to see the latest trends across the food and drink industry. Meat was no exception, and with exhibitors across more than two halls, there was plenty for visitors to see.

Meat processing and packaging: IFFA 2013 in pictures

IFFA 2013 - in pictures

By Carina Perkins

International meat trade fair IFFA, held last week in Frankfurt, saw an increase of 2.5% in visitors to 60,000 on 2010 figures.

Oxford Farming Conference 2012

Industry event

Oxford Farming Conference 2012

By Melodie Michel

The oxford Farming Conference took place on 3-5 January 2012 and featured a wide range of international speakers, including UK agriculture minister Jim Paice and USDA chief economist Dr Joseph Glauber. Farmers exchanged views and solutions to face the...