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ASF indirectly impacting poultry market

Global poultry market facing challenges

By Aidan Fortune

The growing incidents of African Swine Fever (ASF) across the globe could have a knock-on effect on the international poultry market.

Marfrig announces new CEO

New CEO announced for Marfrig

By Aidan Fortune

International meat processor Marfrig Global Foods has announced Eduardo Miron as its new chief executive officer.

Talks between Russia and Brazil are proving fruitful for the pigmeat industry

News in brief

Brazil expects Russia to lift embargo on swine meat

By Ashley Williams

Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) has revealed that Russia could start re-importing Brazilian swine meat by the end of August following a long-term food embargo.

IFA said the report gives the European Commission a

IFA urges EU to withdraw Brazilian beef from Mercosur talks

By Ashley Williams

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has called on the European Commission to pull the plug on Brazilian beef’s participation in the Mercosur agreement after “continually failing” to meet EU standards.

BRF have named Pedro Palentre as CEO and Lorival Nogueira Luz Junior as global chief operating officer

BRF undergoes management shake-up

By Ashley Williams

Brazilian meat firm BRF has named a new CEO and global chief operating officer amid plans to reverse its fortunes after a challenging year.