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Canada to fight beef access blockages as CETA takes effect

The EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) provisionally entered into force last week – opening up new duty-free quotas for Canadian beef entering the EU market.

EU Canada Cattle & Beef

Pig prices falling across Europe as demand stutters

European slaughter companies are complaining about low domestic demand and a stuttering export business, which is resulting in an all-round price drop.

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US weekly beef outlook

Cash action unfolded at higher money vs the prior week

Cattle & Beef Production

N. Ireland meat industry needs 'at least' five-year Brexit transition period, says report

The United Kingdom should aim to negotiate a transitional period of “at least five years post-Brexit” in order to safeguard agricultural economic interests after the UK leaves the EU in March 2019, according to a new study assessing the future prospects for the red meat industry in Northern Ireland.

Brexit Sheep & Goats

Weekly beef market update - Brazil

Trade on Brazil’s beef cattle spot market remained very slow for most of last week before prices clawed back some lost ground on Friday (September 22).

Brazil Cattle & Beef

Brazil breeding cow slaughter up in H1 2017

Seven percent more breeding cows were slaughtered in Brazil in the first half of this year compared with the same period in 2016, according to data from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics. The number of male cattle slaughtered fell by 6% in the same period. The overall fall in cattle slaughter was 0.8%.

Brazil Cattle & Beef

Placements well above expectations in USDA cattle update

The level of cattle on feed in the US was 10.5 million head on September 1, up four percent from year-ago, according to USDA's Cattle on Feed report.

Cattle & Beef Production

No plain sailing for UK meat exports after Brexit, report warns

Faced with the possibility of less favourable access to the EU market after Brexit, UK meat and livestock producers are increasingly looking outside of Europe for potential sources of growth.

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Hogs & Pork

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US weekly pork outlook

Futures inverted with attention focused on supply data ahead
Hogs & Pork Production

Brazilian pork exports hit record for August

Brazil exported 66,855 tonnes of pigmeat last month – the highest total ever recorded in August.

Brazil Hogs & Pork

No plain sailing for UK meat exports after Brexit, report warns

Faced with the possibility of less favourable access to the EU market after Brexit, UK meat and livestock producers are increasingly looking outside of Europe for potential sources of growth.

Brexit Sheep & Goats

Commission makes funds available to Polish farmers affected by ASF

The European Commission will release EU funds to help Polish pig farmers who may be forced to cease their activities because of African Swine Fever (ASF), it has said.

EU Hogs & Pork

US weekly pork outlook

Technical buying surfaced after initial weakness to start the week
Hogs & Pork Demand

Weekly update on Brazilian pork and poultry markets

Resurgent demand strengthens prices and lifts both sectors.

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Poultry

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Ukraine wrestles with rocketing poultry prices as exports surge

Recent advances have enabled Ukraine to establish itself as an important supplier of broiler meat to the EU and beyond. With the country’s largest processors increasingly drawn to overseas markets however, there are signs that consumers in Ukraine itself may be losing out.

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US weekly poultry outlook

Overview and comments on broiler and turkey markets

Poultry Eggs

Faccenda Foods merges with Cargill in UK joint venture

Cargill and Faccenda Foods have agreed to establish a joint venture to create a leading UK food company focused on poultry.

United Kingdom Poultry

EU egg prices rally as fipronil scandal hits key suppliers

Egg prices in the EU have risen dramatically in recent weeks with the biggest rises seen in countries directly affected by the fipronil scandal.

Poultry Eggs

EU Commission loses case over poultry export refunds

The EU Commission overstepped its powers when scrapping export refunds for poultry some four years ago, according to a new European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling that revives debate over a policy many thought had been consigned to the history books.

EU Poultry

Positive outlook for EU poultry production in 2017/18

EU-wide broiler production is expected to increase in 2017/18 fuelled by higher demand within the bloc, where the expected slow pace of economic recovery favours chicken as a relatively cheap protein source.

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Sheep & Goats

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N. Ireland meat industry needs 'at least' five-year Brexit transition period, says report

The United Kingdom should aim to negotiate a transitional period of “at least five years post-Brexit” in order to safeguard agricultural economic interests after the UK leaves the EU in March 2019, according to a new study assessing the future prospects for the red meat industry in Northern Ireland.

Brexit Sheep & Goats

Gene mapping insights to aid sheep health

UK-based researchers have said insights derived from mapping the genetic code of sheep could have the potential to improve the animals' health and aid breeding programs.

Sheep & Goats United Kingdom

No plain sailing for UK meat exports after Brexit, report warns

Faced with the possibility of less favourable access to the EU market after Brexit, UK meat and livestock producers are increasingly looking outside of Europe for potential sources of growth.

Brexit Sheep & Goats

EU rules on smoked meats 'sufficient', says Commissioner

Calls to tighten up EU rules on smoked meat products have been rejected by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis.

Hogs & Pork EU

NZ meat prices slip back after strong Q2

New Zealand meat sales grew in the June quarter of this year – with higher values reflecting strong prices for beef and sheepmeat. After nearing an all-time high however, new figures suggest meat prices are now starting to head in the opposite direction.

Sheep & Goats New Zealand

Podcast: What does Brexit mean for food labelling?

UK food labelling has on a number of occasions been seen to be out of step with the rest of the EU, so can we expect even more divergence post-Brexit as British exporters seek out new global markets?

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