Poultry

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.

Expanded focus for Anuga Meat 2019

Expanded focus for Anuga Meat 2019

By Aidan Fortune

More than 1,000 meat industry exhibitors representing 50 countries will be present for Anuga 2019 in Cologne.

The ICE raids led to the detainment of 680 poultry workers

ICE raids fall-out raises immigrant policy questions

By Aidan Fortune

Almost 700 poultry plant workers in Mississippi were detained last week in a massive US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) operation. However subsequent investigations have led to questions being asked of the country’s immigration policies.

Brazilian chicken exports increase

Brazilian chicken exports increase

By Aidan Fortune

Brazilian chicken meat exports for the first six months of the year rose in volume and value terms compared to the same period in 2018.

Zoetis to open new animal research lab

Zoetis to open new animal research lab

By Aidan Fortune

Animal health specialists Zoetis has signed an agreement with Colorado State University (CSU) to establish a research lab to explore new alternatives to antibiotics.

MHP to sell off foie gras facility

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MHP to sell off foie gras facility

By Aidan Fortune

Ukrainian poultry processor MHP has announced plans to cease production of goose meat and foie gras at its Snyatynska poultry farm.

Polish meat business expands production

Polish meat business expands production

By Jaroslaw Adamowski

Polish poultry meat producer and processor Drobimex managed to expand its production by 12% in the first half of 2019, and plans to increase its capacities in the coming years, according to senior company representatives.