Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
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SurveyHabits in Germany: Nutrition Report 2019 published
GERMANY, Berlin. Since 2016, the BMEL has published the nutrition report "Germany, how it eats" on the basis of a representative survey conducted by the opinion research institute forsa among around 1000 German citizens aged 14 and over on their eating and shopping habits.
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.
BusinessCargill reports fiscal 2019 second-quarter results
USA, Minneapolis. The company’s adjusted operating earnings were $853 mill., down 10% from the $948 mill. earned in last year’s strong comparative period.
StudyCould this food additive cause celiac disease?
GERMANY, Wendelsheim. Microbial Transglutaminase is immunogenic and potentially pathogenic in pediatric celiac disease.
StudyValue delivered to corn producers through red meat exports
USA, Washington. USMEF has received the results of an updated study aimed at quantifying the value delivered to US corn producers through exports of red meat.
ValueUS beef exports still growing, pork slightly declining
USA, Washington. US beef exports remained on a record-shattering value pace in October, according to data released by USDA and compiled by USMEF. October pork exports trended seasonally higher compared to recent months but were still below the results posted in October 2017.
Evonik / VlandStrategic cooperation
GERMANY, Essen. The companies signed a memorandum of understanding for a strategic cooperation.
InspectionMiratorg supports expansion of environmental monitoring
RUSSIA, Kursk. The meat producer hosts an independent inspection of its pigfarms by ecological NGO Ecopatrol to support expansion of independent environmental monitoring in the Kursk Region.
Danish CrownResults weakened by problems in the UK
DENMARK, Randers. Much of Danish Crown’s business is performing well, but as a result of continued losses in the UK company Tulip Ltd, the group has decided to postpone its strategic target by two years.
PorkFeed reduces boar taint
THE NETHERLANDS, Uden. The feed is technically ready for use and can be used on farms with possibilities to switch feed.
BusinessZambeef: Full year results
AFRICA, Zambia. Zambeef, the fully integrated cold chain foods and retail business with operations in Zambia, Nigeria and Ghana, announced its audited results for the year ended 30 September 2018.
SustainabilityFDA approves drug for reduction of ammonia gas from cattle
USA, Silver Spring. The FDA announced the approval of Experior, a beta-adrenergic agonist/antagonist drug that results in less ammonia gas released as a by-product of cattle waste.
BusinessBrian Sikes to lead Cargill Protein
USA, Minneapolis. Cargill has named Brian Sikes to lead its global protein and salt businesses. He will succeed Todd Hall.
Weber MaschinenbauState-of-the-art bacon and ham processing
GERMANY, Breidenbach. A unique forum of expert lectures, industry dialogue and live presentations showcases line solutions for efficient processing of bacon and ham.
Vemag AnlagenbauShowing trends in the business
GERMANY, Verden (Aller). More than 50 attendees to a seminar in Verden (Aller), Germany, had the possibility to have detailed insights into innovative technologies.
MHPOn the upswing
UKRAINE, Kiev. The parent company of the international agro-industrial group reported good results for Q3-2018.
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.
EconomyTrade war has implications on pork consumption
USA, Chicago. Americans are losing their taste for chicken and eating more beef and pork as President Trump’s trade wars reduce US pork exports to China and Mexico and leave cheaper bacon and ribs at home.