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London-based insect rearing company Entocycle has received a £5.9 million award from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).

Poultry World visited Belgian Broiler farmer Henk Ghyselen, whose driveway doubles as a taxi runway for the Belgian air force.

Agri Advanced Technologies have developed the Grady 3000, a broiler breeder grading machine to make the grading process more efficient.

Sustainability and animal welfare are today’s hot topics. As a supplier of processing equipment and systems to red meat and fish processors as well as to the poultry industry, Marel takes both fully into account, when developing new processing systems and equipment.

In 2020, Russian poultry export grew noticeable due to opportunities in new markets, Russian state-owned agricultural bank Rosselhozbank said in a statement on October 6.

Brazilian researchers are looking into the possibility to turn poultry bone waste into a green biodiesel via hydrogenation.

With relatively high use of antibiotic growth promoters, turkey production is in the cross hairs.

Industry and welfare groups have joined in criticising the European Commission’s current legislative position on the welfare of farm animals.

After years of growth, EU-27 chicken meat sector is expected to contract moderately in 2020 before rebounding in 2021, although at a slower growth rate than pre-Covid. Further development of non-conventional production schemes (organic, free-range and GMO-free chickens) remains strong.

Although vaccines may be a good option for broiler breeders and layers, where there’s an extended grow out for immunity development and where one desires to have long-term, lifetime protection of immunity in the birds, they are not an ideal option for control of coccidiosis in broilers for several reasons.


Last ditch buying for China for the upcoming Lunar New Year celebrations and European buyers looking to secure 0% duty raw vannamei shrimp is causing prices from Ecuador to firm, after they took a tumble at the end of 2014.

CHINA & US - The initial reaction to about any problem with exports in general and exports to China in particular is “The sky is falling!  The sky is falling!”, writes Steve Meyer & Len Steiner.

 China has banned all imports of U.S. poultry, poultry products and eggs amid recent reports of highly pathogenic strains of avian influenza found in the Pacific Northwest, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.

20 February 2015 – The model of agricultural production that predominates today is not suitable for the new food security challenges of the 21st century and the need to be more sustainable, inclusive and resilient, the head of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said today.

China has banned all imports of U.S. poultry, poultry products and eggs amid recent reports of highly pathogenic strains of avian influenza found in the Pacific Northwest, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.

This biannual report, published in June and December, includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in coffee.

Spring is here and brings with it many fresh healthy foods, including blueberries. Known for their antioxidants, vitamins and fiber, blueberries are a healthy option that is becoming more popular around the world and the U.S. blueberry industry is taking advantage of this demand with the help of the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) Market Access Program (MAP).

It’s only been four months since the historic U.S.-Korea free trade agreement (KORUS) removed two thirds of the tariffs imposed on U.S. food and agricultural products exported to South Korea. But already, sales of U.S. fresh cherries are on the rise.

Organic processed products certified in the United States or Korea can now be labeled as organic in either country. This will allow American organic farmers, processors, and businesses greater access to Korea’s growing market for organic products. The arrangement between the two nations will take effect on July 1, 2014.


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