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BeefSelf-sufficiency and Brexit influence the land
UNITED KINGDOM, London. In 2019, the UK was 86% self-sufficient for Beef. This was an increase of 6% on the previous year due to a combination of increased production and reduced consumption. More beef needed to be exported to balance the market. With self-sufficiency at this level, the UK is of c
EU slaughter cattle marketYoung bulls in Italy under pressure
BELGIUM, Brussels. Prices for slaughter cattle in the EU have recently developed in different directions - slight gains were recorded for young bulls and heifers.
EU slaughter cattle marketsPrices predominantly weaker
BELGIUM, Brussels. Young bulls can still hold their own on the EU market - cows and heifers are still on the decline.
ABP Food GroupMartin appointed as non executive director
IRELAND, Ardee. The company announces the appointment of Chris Martin as a non-executive director to its Board.
Denmark Corona in poultry slaughterhouse
Denmark, AARS. The Danish meat industry is fighting against another outbreak of coronavirus.
EU slaughter cattle marketsBulls and cows prices more friendly
BELGIUM, Brussels. Price developments in the member states of the European Union have not shown a uniform trend recently.
EU slaughter cattle marketRecovery continues
BELGIUM, Brussels. Young bulls, slaughter cows and heifers were traded at higher prices in most EU countries.
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.
PorkHigher slaughter supports UK pig meat production in April
UNITED KINGDOM, London. In April, UK clean pig slaughter totalled 910,300 head, 2% more than in April 2019, according to the latest data released by Defra.
OutlookEU beef production declines
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The EU Commission has recently published the latest edition of its short-term outlook for agricultural markets.
MarketLidl secures multi-million deal
IRELAND, Cavan. Lidl Ireland and Liffey Meats, have secured exports to the value of €14 mill., an increase of 20% on 2019 figures, despite the ongoing challenges of Covid-19 and the uncertainty Brexit brings.
Consumer demandEU cattle prices under pressure
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Industry reports in Ireland suggest prices are currently under downward pressure.
Pig farmingEU stock is recovering
LUXEMBOURG. Data are not yet available from Spain, which had the largest herd within the EU in 2018 with 30.8 million pigs.
IrelandBeef sector starting to return to normal
IRELAND, Dublin. The Irish beef industry is beginning to exhibit signs of normalcy following months of protests outside processing plants.
CattleTime for factories to step up on base price
IRELAND, Dublin. IFA President Joe Healy says that while base price was discussed at the talks no price could be agreed due to Ireland’s flawed competition law.
MarketBeef export growth for South America
AUSTRALIA, North Sydney. South America continues to build momentum, with improving market access, growing herds and undervalued currency favouring exports.
FSAIIrish food authorities develop DNA scanning tool
IRELAND, Dublin. The new scanning tool is able to identify the entire DNA content of a food.
UniteWorkers union wants a clear statement
GREAT BRITAIN, London. Government urged not to sell out UK food workers as ‘chlorinated chicken threatens jobs’, warns Unite
ExportJapanese market opens to Irish sheepmeat
IRELAND, Dublin. The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed confirmed that Ireland has secured access to the Japanese market for sheepmeat.