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OutbreakTransmission is possible over long distances
GERMANY, Braunschweig. The transmissions responsible für the outbreaks in German meat cutting plants took place over long distances in air-conditioned working areas.
Pork400,000 animals ready for slaughter in Germany
GERMANY, Oldenburg. Despite the still large overhangs in Germany, the price decline is stopping - the re-start at Tönnies in Rheda gives hope.
Meat MarketEuropean farmers hope to sell more pigs
BELGIUM, Brussels. The re-start of the Tönnies plant in Germany was also received with relief in other EU countries.
Study Nutrition while a pandemic
GERMANY; Berlin. The makers of the "nu3 Corona Study" examined the effects of the pandemic on eating, exercise and body weight.
Animal husbandryMerkel for regional slaughter structures
GERMANY, Berlin. Several CDU politicians are advocating a process of restructuring animal husbandry. Chancellor Merkel describes the concentration in the slaughter industry as a problem for farmers.
TradePrice pressure on the German pig market
GERMANY, Frankfurt. Producer groups are reacting to the supply backlog on the slaughter cattle markets and are significantly reducing their price recommendation.
DestatisMeat industry with China boost
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. The meat industry in Germany, which has been in the public eye following corona outbreaks, has been able to increase its sales in the year to date.
DestatisLivestock numbers continue to fall
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. The reduction in cattle and pig stocks in Germany has continued this spring - the number of livestock farmers also fell again.
Work contracts EU Commission wants to take action against abuses
BELGIUM, Brussels. Under EU law, all workers from EU Member States should receive equal pay for the same work in the same place. However, the required equal treatment can be circumvented by means of work contracts.
Tönnies ClosurePig market in corona shock
GERMANY; Frankfurt. With the lockdown in Rheda, more than 20,000 pigs have to be distributed daily to other farms. The European market is still stable.
Meat tradeChina overtakes Germany
DENMARK, Copenhagen. Germany is no longer Denmark's main purchaser of pork. Deliveries to Great Britain are also shrinking.
Tönnies GroupRobert demands the resignation of his uncle
GERMANY; Rheda-Wiedenbrück. The number of infected employees rises to 657 in Rheda, and meanwhile, the family argument flared up again.
Destatis Food prices continue to rise
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. Falling energy prices in the Corona crisis pushed inflation in Germany in May to its lowest level in over three and a half years. The annual inflation rate was 0.6%, according to the Federal Statistical Office in Wiesbaden. The authority thus confirmed an initial estimate. T
EU slaughter cattle marketRecovery continues
BELGIUM, Brussels. Young bulls, slaughter cows and heifers were traded at higher prices in most EU countries.
EU market for slaughter pigsSouthern Europe catches up
GERMANY, Bonn. The absence of Corpus Christi slaughterings does not leave any overhang on the German slaughter pig market.
Meat productionSpain slaughters more pigs than Germany
LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg. In the first quarter of 2020, fewer pigs were cut up in notifiable slaughterhouses in the European Union than in the same period of the previous year.
TradeMixed beef production in the EU
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Beef production in the EU was down 0.4% in March compared to the previous year. This brings production for the first quarter to 1.7 mill. t, up 0.3% on Q1 2019.
EU slaughter cattle marketPrices continue to rise
BELGIUM, Brussels. In the European Union, slaughter cattle prices are increasingly able to break away from their lows.