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CoronavirusSanderson Farms presents response plan
USA. Laures. The company reported on measures it is taking in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Key TechnologyNew Area Sales Manager appointed
USA, Walla Walla, WA. Quentin Kemph is responsible for bringing Key’s high performance digital sorting, conveying and other automation systems to food processors.
CoronavirusPoultry faces $1bn. loss over false virus fears
INDIA, New Delhi. In January 2020, ex-farm broiler rates in Maharashtra, India, averaged higher than for the same month of last year - since earlyJanuary prices have crashed.
Sanderson FarmsResults for QI/2020 report a net loss
USA, Laurel, Miss. Sanderson Farms, Inc. reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020.
PorkTönnies intervenes in the chain
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück. With its Agenda t30, Tönnies puts the compound feed industry and pig farmers under pressure to change.
AIBulgaria reports two outbreaks
BULGARIA, Sofia. Bulgaria's food safety agency authorities reported two new outbreaks of the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu in the southern part of the Balkan country.
FSISNew administrator appointed
USA, Washington. USDA names Paul Kiecker as new FSIS administrator as Carmen Rottenberg plans to step down.
InsolvenceGeti Wilba is looking for a buyer
GERMANY, Bremervörde. The frozen food specialist is one of the three most important processors of chicken meat in Germany.
PartnershipBell & Evans and Marel invest in processing facility
USA, Pennsylvania. A harmonized partnership to start a state-of-the-art poultry greenfield.
Avian influenzaNew outbreak in the Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC, Prag. It was the first infection in commercial poultry since 2017.
Vegetable meat substituteFoods United acquires majority stake in Like Meat
GERMANY, Frankfurt/Main. Takeover candidate is to be developed into a global brand.
TradeCorona virus influences chicken shipments
USA, Chicago. Ships carrying refrigerated cargo containers of chicken from the United States to China are being diverted to other ports.
FAOMeat index gives way
ITALY, Rome. World market prices for key agricultural products rose in January for the fourth consecutive month, reaching their highest level since December 2014.
LivestockPork continues to thrive
RUSSIA, Moscow. Russian animal production remained on an expansion course last year. Rising livestock numbers lead us to expect further growth in pork in 2020.
Borchert Commission€ 30 bn. for improved animal welfare
GERMANY, Berlin. In 20 years, animals should be kept much better. The advisory committee appointed by Minister Klöckner bases its recommendations on the state animal welfare label.
Customs statisticsChina's appetite for meat is growing
CHINA, Peking. African swine fever has left deep marks on the Chinese trade balance. The Middle Kingdom had to spend considerably more money on animal products in mid-2019.
Meat productionLess pork but more beef and poultry
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. As reported by Destatis, the quantity of meat produced thus fell by 1.4% compared with 2018.
TradeExports rise 38% in 2019
RUSSIA, Moscow. Cherkizovo Group has reported a significant increase in its global exports, they totalled 50,000 t.
BrexitMinor consequences for meat producers
GERMANY, Braunschweig. Even without an agreement with Great Britain, the German agricultural sector would hardly suffer from EU withdrawal.