World

Russia bans Western food imports in Ukraine sanctions retaliation

Moscow imposed a total ban on imports of many Western foods on Thursday in retaliation against sanctions over Ukraine, a stronger than expected measure that isolates Russian consumers from world trade to a degree unseen since Soviet days. FULL STORY »

China lifts restrictions on live U.S. pig imports

China on Friday ended a four-month ban on imports of live U.S. pigs after the U.S. Department of Agriculture established protocols to test animals for deadly swine diseases, the USDA said. FULL STORY »

Lightning kills 171 pigs in China

A ball of lightning killed 171 pigs and injured 100 more at a hog farm in south-central China. FULL STORY »

U.S. proposes allowing pork imports from more Mexican states

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has proposed a change in regulations that would relax restrictions on pork imports from certain areas of Mexico, potentially allowing for increased U.S. imports at a time of a supply shortage. FULL STORY »

Wendy's will not be returning to Russia

With lawsuits flying all over Russia against McDonalds, it may come as a surprise that another burger joint, famous for the frosty, is not taking advantage of this but rather pulling out of Russia altogether. FULL STORY »

Japan pork production down 5% due to PEDv

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus is having the same impact in Japan as it has on the United States. Officials estimate pork production may be down at least 5 percent this coming fall and winter, which means the country will likely need to import more pork. FULL STORY »

U.S. group overhauls China business in meat safety scandal

A leading U.S. meat supplier said on Monday that a Chinese unit at the center of a food safety scandal had issues that were "absolutely inconsistent" with the group's high standards. FULL STORY »

S.Korea confirms hog foot-and-mouth outbreak

South Korea has confirmed a case of foot-and-mouth disease at a hog farm, the country's first outbreak in more than three years, the agriculture ministry said in a statement on Thursday. FULL STORY »

Poland confirms case of African swine fever in farm pigs

Polish authorities have identified the country's first ever case of African swine fever (ASF) to be found in farm pigs, the chief veterinary officer said on Wednesday. FULL STORY »

China's WH Group set to raise $2 billion in scaled-down IPO

WH Group Ltd is set to raise $2.05 billion in a scaled-down Hong Kong initial public offering, a person with direct knowledge said on Tuesday, the Chinese pork producer's second attempt to list this year after investors rebuffed a pricier deal. FULL STORY »

Sixth round of TTIP negotiations conclude

The sixth round of negotiations between the United States and the European Union on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) took place July 14-18 in Brussels, Belgium. FULL STORY »

Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next

Hemicell

Hemicell breaks down β-mannans in soybean meal to spare energy for performance. Most enzyme products are energy-releasing enzymes—they "open up" ... Read More

View all Products in this segment

View All Buyers Guides

Feedback Form
Generate Leads