Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
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Breeding farmReports of first case of African swine fever
GREECE, Athens. The country detected its first case of African swine fever in a small farm in Serres.
ExpansionPlukon extends poultry sector
THE NETHERLANDS, Wezep. The company acquired 100% of the shares in Grupo de Gestión Empresarial Avícola VMR, S.L. (VMR).
HabasitNotable savings on time, water and chemicals
SWITZERLAND, Reinach. Designed for poultry processing applications demanding the highest sanitation standards, the newly launched belts' patented hygienic design significantly reduces critical areas for organic debris accumulation.
TechnologySurvey shows reservations about technology in agriculture
USA, Minneapolis. Consumers believe technology in ag feeds the world more sustainably, but that doesn’t meant they want it, according to a survey by Cargill.
Cattle CountingFewer cattle and pigs
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. The reduction in cattle and pig stocks in Germany continues.
QualityBreeding efforts reduce boar taint
THE NETHERLANDS, Uden. Boar taint prevalence has been reduced from approximately 3% to 1% in the last five years.
Joint ActionUECBV launched the European Livestock Voice campaign
BELGIUM, Brussels. The launch was organized in cooperation with like-minded EU associations.
AlternativesEquinom beefs up plant-based meat products
ISRAEL, Kibbutz Givat Brenner. The company is helping producers create cleaner meat-free products with non-GMO crossbreeding technology.
LivestockMore pigs are kept in America
USA, Washington. Productivity in piglet production is expected to rise, pork meat production also is expected to increase significantly this year.
ICoMST 2019The science behind it all
GERMANY, Potsdam/Berlin. The International Congress of Meat Science and Technology returned to Germany. More than 560 participants from 49 countries.
BulgariaASF threat grows
BULGARIA, Sofia. The country’s 19th ASF case for pigs in farms or backyards was reported.
AntibioticsKlöckner sees need for action in poultry fattening
GERMANY, Berlin. While the use of antibiotics decreased in cattle and pig farming, the broiler industry ignored the federal government's guidelines.
OutlookEU pork production remains stable
BELGIUM, Brussels. EU exports of pork, beef, olive oil and dairy products are expected to continue increasing in 2019.
ProductionChina says African swine fever cases slowing
CHINA, Beijing. The pig output is returning slowly.
TradePoultry Quarterly Q3 2019
THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. The analysis shows there are improved but fragile market conditions.
GrowthCargill opens protein production plant in east China
CHINA, Anhui. The US company is expanding its protein production.
CourtChick killing remains permitted
GERMANY, Leipzig. The Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig has confirmed the mass killing of male chicks in laying hen breeding as legal for the time being.
PricesCattle slaughter at four-year high
AUSTRALIA, Sydney. As dry conditions persist across much of the country, weekly cattle slaughter rose to levels not seen since 2015.
AIGene-edited chicken cells resist the AI virus
THE UNITED KINGDOM, The Bush. In newly released research, scientists from The Roslin Institute have prevented the avian influenza virus from replicating in lab-grown chicken cells, suggesting that it may one day be possible to produce chickens that are resistant to the disease.