World meat industry news

In January-August, Kazakhstan increased the agricultural production by 4.9%

  • 14 Sep 10:42

In January-August, Kazakhstan increased the agricultural production by 4.9% For the first 8 months of 2020, the gross output of products and services of the agricultural, forestry and fishery industries in Kazakhstan totaled 2.419 tln KZT, an increase of 4.9% compared with the same period last year, reported the Statistics Committee at the Ministry of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan (KazStat). As a reminder, in January-July of 2020 the growth rates was estimated at 2.5%. In particular, in January-August agricultural products traditionally formed the major volumes of production — 2.4 tln KZT, including plant growing commodities — 762.3 bln KZT, and animal commodities — 1.635 tln KZT. According to the. Read more...

Weekly inflation in Russia at zero for the fourth week in a row

  • 10 Sep 10:47

Weekly inflation in Russia at zero for the fourth week in a row According to the Federal State Statistics Service, since the beginning of September, consumer prices have not changed but risen 3% since the year start.Weekly inflation in Russia was zero from September 1 to 7 for the fourth successive week, the Federal Statistics Service (Rosstat) reported on Wednesday. Since the beginning of September, consumer prices have not changed but risen 3% since the year start. Inflation was about 3.52% in annual terms as of September 7. According to the Federal State Statistics Service, sugar rose in price by 1%, which is the highest price hike among foodstuffs. Prices of sunflower oil and cookies rose by 0.3%, wheat bread prices edged. Read more...

GOODWAN SENSORS HELP THE GROWTH OF CHERKIZOVO'S BROILERS

  • 10 Sep 10:45

GOODWAN SENSORS HELP THE GROWTH OF CHERKIZOVO'S BROILERS Cherkizovo Group has successfully implemented a temperature and humidity monitoring system using GoodWAN sensors. The new system saw its first deployment at our Petelinskaya poultry farm. Installed both outside and inside bird houses, the sensors transmit data on current temperature and humidity. All the sensor data is transmitted via an unlicensed frequency of 868MHz. This frequency band does not require any special approvals or permits. The new monitoring process forms part of our enterprise management system and enables a prompt response to changes in bird house climate. Built using GoodWAN patented technology, the sensors are quick and easy to install and. Read more...

Hong Kong has suspended imports of poultry products from the Tyumen region

  • 9 Sep 12:06

Hong Kong has suspended imports of poultry products from the Tyumen region Kommersant-Ural, citing TASS, reports that the Hong Kong Food Safety Center (CFS) has banned the import of poultry and eggs from the Tyumen region because ofhighly virulent avian influenza A subtype H5 virus in the region. The decision was taken on the basis of the notification of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) about outbreaks of avian influenza. To date, it is known about 10 foci identified in four districts of the Tyumen region. Nine out of ten outbreaks occurred in poultry on private farms. Not a single case of the disease was recorded at the food industry enterprises. The CFS reported that the center will closely monitor the development of. Read more...

Altai producers have significantly increased the export of poultry meat to China

  • 9 Sep 12:03

Altai producers have significantly increased the export of poultry meat to China Despite the pandemic,Altai enterprises shipped 480 tons of poultry products to China in six months, which is almost 2.5 times more than in the same period last year. The main exporter was Altai Broiler. The regional administration for the food and processing industry is counting on a further increase in the export of these products. There were separate deliveries annually, but these were one-time deliveries. And the most active growth went when the Cherkizovo group of companies entered Altai Broiler. They already had contracts with foreign partners, and Altai Broiler began to send chicken legs to China, which are popular there and are one of the products. Read more...

AI is waging in Siberia

  • 8 Sep 12:34

AI is waging in Siberia During the past several weeks, highly pathogenic avian influenza (AI) has hit 25 farms in Omsk Oblast, Russia, Russian veterinary watchdog Rosselhoznadzor said in a statement. As of late August, a total of 14 new farms in the region reported bird flu outbreaks. On top of that, over 10,000 birds have been culled on a total of 336 backyard farms. The disease was found in chickens, geese, ducks, and pigeons. Neighbouring Kazakhstan, decided to temporarily stop the import of poultry from Omsk Oblast. Major farm hit hard – 1.5 million birds lost In early September, the virus has been found at an large industrial poultry farm – Irtyshskhhaya. The company. Read more...

Meat imports increased by 39%

  • 8 Sep 12:17

Meat imports increased by 39% Meat imports increased by 39%. Porkimportsincreased most significantly in August against the background of a low base. In August, imports of meat and by-products from non-CIS countries increased by 39.3% compared to July, amounting to $ 68.8 million, reports Federal Customs Service. Pork supplies increased the most in percentage terms - if in July they were almost zero ($ 0.04 million), then in the last month of summer they amounted to $ 0.7 million. Beef imports also increased - from $ 27.7 million in July to $ 46.3 million in August. At the same time, the supply of poultry meat from non-CIS countries decreased from $ 10 million to $ 9.5 million. Despite the growth. Read more...

35 Russian organic producers have received Certificates of Conformity during 2020

  • 7 Sep 10:27

35 Russian organic producers have received Certificates of Conformity during 2020 Since the beginning of 2020, information about 35 Russian enterprises has been included in the organic producers unified state register, that is maintained on the official website of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia. Manufacturers have received certificates confirming their compliance with the law on organic products. Of these, more than 20 enterprises are producers of large and small cattle, meat and dairy products, as well as feed, cereals and forage crops. Six organizations are engaged in the production of alcoholic beverages and other companies manufacture baby food, tea, coffee and grapes. Their products can now be marked with a special sign in the form of a white. Read more...

Export of Ukrainian poultry producers at risk

  • 7 Sep 10:25

Export of Ukrainian poultry producers at risk The planned reorganisation of Ukraine’s state regulator Gosprodpotrebzlyuzba may temporarily block poultry export from Ukraine. This was stated by Sergey Karpenko, the Executive Director of the Union of Poultry Breeders of Ukraine, said during a press conference in Kyiv on August 28. Vet certificates will become invalid During the last 5 years, Ukrainian poultry exports grew 3 fold, Karpenko estimated. The access to quite a few markets is provided through veterinary certificates signed by Gosprodpotrebzlyuzba. The reorganisation reform would mean that existing certificates could become invalid and this might disrupt the country’s poultry. Read more...

Russia achieved food security

  • 4 Sep 10:30

Russia  achieved food security Russia has reached the values ​​of food security in almost all key areas, and in some of them, in particular, grain harvest and supply of fish and fish products, exceeded the doctrine indicators by 1.5 times. This was announced on September 2, 2020 by Deputy Prime Minister Victoria Abramchenko at the final board of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture. “Last year, Russian companies caught about five million tons of fish. Production volumes have doubled over the past ten years. Compared to 2018, production volumes increased by 20% last year, "- saidVictoria Abramchenko. Russian companies also continue to increase the production of meat products, she. Read more...