World meat industry news

Russia: Poultry feed rise in price

  • 25 Jun 11:12

Russia: Poultry feed rise in price There have been no such prices since July last year, SoyaNews informs, referring to the latest EMISS data. In May 2020 The price of poultry feedin our country averaged 19.0 thousand rubles / ton - this is 3.4% more than a month earlier, and 1.8% more than in May 2019. Since the beginning of the year, the price has increased by 7.3%. From January 2018 the minimum price for compound poultryfeeds in Russia was recorded in January 2018. - 15.0 thousand rubles / t, reports SoyaNews; the maximum price was registered in April 2019. - 19.2 thousand rubles / t. The most expensive compound feeds in May 2020 were sold in the Southern Federal District (22.0 thousand rubles / t),. Read more...

Russia:Organic certificates are issued by mushroom farms and livestock breeders

  • 25 Jun 11:08

Russia:Organic certificates are issued by mushroom farms and livestock breeders The bulk of applications for certification of organic products comes from manufacturers in the field of crop production (including mushroom farms) and livestock, told the deputy head of Roskachestva Elena Sarattseva. In the third place in the number of applications for an organic certificate are processing products, said Elena Sarattseva. "Beekeepers are less likely to declare, there is not a single application for aquaculture," said the representative of the Roskachestvo. Applications for certification came from Mordovia, Crimea, Kaluga, Orel and Smolensk regions, as well as from the Krasnodar Territory, Krasnoyarsk, Ulyanovsk, Tambov and Penza. Since. Read more...

MHP sticks to acquisition plans despite Covid-19 impact

  • 23 Jun 05:40

MHP sticks to acquisition plans despite Covid-19 impact The Covid-19 pandemic will have a negative impact on MHP’s revenue in the second quarter of 2020, but it doesn’t affect its overall export goals and expansion strategy, the company said in a statement on its website. “Although the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic did not have a material impact on the first quarter’s performance, and the MHP’s poultry production facilities have been operating at full capacity since the beginning of April, Covid-19 is expected to have an adverse effect on the MHP’s earnings in the second quarter, mainly because of lower prices on the world market due to lower demand,” MHP said. “With. Read more...

CHERKIZOVO GROUP TAKES PART IN THE CONFERENCE “RUSSIAN AGRICULTURE 2020: WHO WILL FEED THE COUNTRY?”

  • 23 Jun 05:39

CHERKIZOVO GROUP TAKES PART IN THE CONFERENCE “RUSSIAN AGRICULTURE 2020: WHO WILL FEED THE COUNTRY?” The Komsomolskaya Pravda radio station has held an online conference to discuss the current state and future prospects of Russian agriculture. The event was attended by representatives of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture, the Russian Export Center, regional authorities and the wider business community. The conference addressed a wide range of topics, including import substitution and the expansion of agricultural exports. Rustam Khafizov, Chief Analyst at Cherkizovo Group, took part in the online conference "Russian agriculture2020: who will feed the country?”. In his speech, he highlighted favourable developments in Russia's meat industry. He noted. Read more...

Russia’s got the status of an area free from a number of animal diseases

  • 22 Jun 08:07

Russia’s got the status of an area free from a number of animal diseases The World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) has officially recognized the status of Russia as a country free from contagious pleuropneumonia of cattle and plague of small ruminants. Extensive research, analytical and practical work carried out by the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, Rosselkhoznadzor and the regional veterinary services to win this international status was based on extensive laboratory studies in each constituent entity of the Russian Federation and brand new methodologies for assessing the epizootic status implemented on the national scale. In 2020, the Russian Federation, first of the EAEU countries, was officially put on the OIE list of 58 member. Read more...

Turkmen-Russian intergovernmental commission holds meeting

  • 22 Jun 08:06

Turkmen-Russian intergovernmental commission holds meeting The Intergovernmental Turkmen-Russian Commission on Economic Cooperation held an online meeting with participation of representatives of the governments and departments of the two countries. The sides discussed the pace of development of bilateral cooperation in the spheres of trade and economy, finance and oil and gas, as well as in power engineering, chemical industry, transport and communications and agriculture. The main topics of discussion included issues relating to increasing trade turnover and expansion of the range of traded goods, stimulation of investment activities and strengthening contacts between businesses. The meeting participants spoke in favor of. Read more...

Belarus:Agrarians increase milk, meat production

  • 19 Jun 06:44

Belarus:Agrarians increase milk, meat production Since the beginning of the year, Belarus' agricultural sector has increased milk production by more than 5.5%. The output of meat has surged almost as much in the country. Agricultural organizations did not stop their work for a day during the pandemic. Compared to the same period last year, the food exports have expanded as well. In 2019, Belarusian products were delivered to 83 countries, and this year they are exported to 92 countries. In total, the products of the domestic agricultural sector are imported by. Read more...

Russia open to lifting restrictions on Chilean farmed salmon imports

  • 19 Jun 06:41

Russia open to lifting restrictions on Chilean farmed salmon imports The head of Chile's National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service hopes to have a 'favorable response in the coming weeks.' Alicia Gallardo, the head of Chile's National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service (Sernapesca), said she believes Russian authorities are open to lifting their remaining restrictions on imports of Chilean salmon. "We hope to have a favorable response in the coming weeks," Gallardo said following a video conference with Konstantin Savenkov, deputy director of Russia's Federal Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Service (Rosselkhoznadzor) and members of her technical team. In the meeting, the Chilean delegation. Read more...

Russia: Damate in the race to buy bankrupted Donstar

  • 18 Jun 10:59

Russia: Damate in the race to buy bankrupted Donstar Russia’s biggest turkey meat producer Damate showed interest in buying the bankrupted duck meat company Donstar, Russian newspaper Kommersant reported. Just recently Damate started the New Duck Technologies branch in Rostov Oblast, where the Donstar poultry farms are located. This new company could be used to acquire Donstar assets. Duck producer Donstar itself has roots in the turkey sector as it was established in 2010 as a subsidiary of the Russian turkey meat producer Eurodon. The company built 60 poultry houses, a feed mill and some other facilities in Rostov Oblast. Donstar had a production capacity of 27,000 tonnes of duck meat in 2017 and announced plans. Read more...

The Ministry of agriculture is counted

  • 18 Jun 10:57

The Ministry of agriculture is counted The DairyNews studied the conclusion of the Accounts chamber of the Russian Federation on the results of external checks of compliance with the law on budget and budget reporting in 2019 by the Ministry of agriculture. We tell you what conclusions the Department of Alexey Kudrin came to and what the Ministry of Dmitry Patrushev responded to them. ABOUT THE MONEY The actual amount of cash payments for costs of Ministry of agriculture of Russia in 2019 cumulatively amounted to: at the end of first quarter – 43 330,3 million (14,6% of the consolidated budget spending report (hereinafter BSR) (including changes) in the amount of 296 174,39 million rubles, at the. Read more...