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FoodservicePortion-controlled lamb steaks
THE NETHERLANDS, Veenendaal. Jan Zandbergen BV has a new meat brand for the food service: Everlamb. The brand contains a wide range of frozen lamb for the catering industry. The portioned steaks offer professional chefs several advantages.The lamb is cut precisely and into standard portions. For the cat
BrexitEU market closes, while UK will see food price inflation
THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. In the absence of a Brexit deal the UK will become a 'third country' to the EU on 30 March 2019. In practice, this will mean that UK companies lose access to the EU market for exports of most agricultural products.
BusinessPig sector spiralling deeper into financial crisis
IRELAND, Dublin. IFA Pigs Committee Chairman Tom Hogan has called on the pig factories to recognise the devastating consequences of paying below the cost of production.
BrexitNo-Deal has massive influence on Ireland
IRELAND, Dublin. IFA President Joe Healy said the clear view of farm leaders was that a ‘no deal’ Brexit would be a disaster for farmers in Ireland & the UK and must be avoided.
InsightWhat’s in store for food and drink in 2019
IRELAND, Dublin. The major trends that will reshape the way that we source, produce and consume food over the next five to ten years will be driving forces for change, and successful food and drink companies will be those that can adapt to meet these changing consumer needs.
TradeJapan opens market to British beef and lamb
UNITED KINGDOM, Kenilworth. UK exporters are set to benefit from a multimillion pound boost as Japan today opened its market to imports of UK lamb and beef.
LabelsNutri-Score and Traffic Light
THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. Front-of-pack nutritional labelling is stirring up emotions. Retailers in mainland Europe are gravitating towards the Nutri-Score label.
InnovationFunding for DNA traceability system
IRELAND, Dublin. An Taoiseach and Minister Humphreys announce over € 75 mill. for 27 groundbreaking projects under Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund, which includes the company IdentiGEN, the first company to develop a successful DNA traceability system.
BrexitThe EU may export less pork to the UK
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The pork production in UK is growing.
AgreementFactories guilty of trim offences
IRELAND, Dublin. The Minister for Agriculture agreed to publish the factories guilty of trim offences after a sit-in of the IFA.
ABPHeading up plastics sustainability group
IRELAND, Ardee. Irish meat processor ABP has joined forces with other food businesses to make plastic packaging in their supply chains more sustainable.
Food SafetyLevels of AMR E. coli in UK retail meat remain low
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The Food Standards Agency has published the Year 3 results of an EU survey commissioned to assess the frequency of certain types of antimicrobial resistant (AMR) E. coli in raw UK retail pork and beef.
PorkFeeder pig producers under financial pressure
CANADA, Oakville, MB. Two major feeder pig producers, Denmark and Netherlands, are under financial pressure.
Price/CostIrish farmers want better prices
IRELAND, Dublin. IFA President Joe Healy said that Irish pig farmers are now in dire straits as they are caught in a classic price/cost squeeze. The price drop forces pig farmers out of business and the situation is compounded by an increase in feed prices, commented Healy.
CattleEU trade talks with Mercosur have no credibility
IRELAND, Dublin. With EU Commission officials in Montevideo in Uruguay this week to reconvene the Mercosur trade talks, IFA President Joe Healy said the time has come for EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan put his foot down and tell Trade Commissioner Malmstrom enough is enough.
TestingA fifth of samples reveal unspecified animals' DNA
UNITED KINGDOM, London. More than a fifth of meat sample tests in 2017 found DNA from animals not on the labelling according to BBC based on information by the FSA.
FinanceQII: Scandi Standard
SWEDEN, Stockholm. The Group’s net sales increased in the second quarter as a result of the acquisition of Manor Farm, strong organic growth and exchange rate effects.
KepakKepak Group acquires 2 Sisters UK Red Meat Business
IRELAND, Clonee, Co Meath. The company has reached an agreement with Boparan Holdings, Limited, to acquire the UK business and assets of 2 Sisters Red Meat.
AHDBPromotion of red meat
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Industry alliance to promote red meat as nutritional powerhouse.