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29 September 2022
FDA proposes new rules for qualifying packaged foods as 'healthy'
Over 80% of Americans do not make healthy choices...
26 September 2022
Scottish project aims to solve ear tag issues
The aim is to find out what causes ear tags to fall out ...
Research Tracking Cattle Disease Turns Up Invasive Ticks in Arkansas, USA
Asian longhorned tick found in survey of livestock...
20 September 2022
Time is money: rapid diagnostic testing for bovine respiratory disease
A multidisciplinary research team is working to develop rapid genomic testing methods that will change the way feedlots make decisions about antimicrobial use and ultimately improve antimicrobial stewardship....
22 August 2022
Dairy-bred beef calves in the spotlight
The supply of dairy-bred calves has come under the spotlight as part of a project led by SRUC....
04 July 2022
S. African meat processors concerned over plant-based product labelling
Improper labelling leads to consumer confusion, the group said...
01 July 2022
Plant-based protein is not meat, says France
A ban on the misuse of the word 'meat' will begin in October...
Canada to put warning labels on sugary, salty and fatty foods
The policy excludes milk, eggs, raw fish and meat...
13 June 2022
Health Canada proposes new label for ground beef
The label is for foods high in sodium, sugars or saturated fat...
30 May 2022
Organic or GMO? Experts explain food lingo
Consumers are constantly faced with an overwhelming amount of industry diet terms and food lingo....
12 May 2022
Kansas governor signs fake meat bill
The law comes into effect 1 July...
13 April 2022
Livestock identification market worth $3.6 billion by 2030 - report
Considerable growth projected for the swine market...
28 February 2022
Blockyard: production, health and genomic info for individual cattle
Ken Anderson, Director of Technical Services with Beef Genetics, spoke to The Cattle Site's Sarah Mikesell about Blockyard at the recent NCBA conference in Houston. ...
04 February 2022
Weekly global protein digest: JBS decision, US beef exports to EU lagging
Market analyst Jim Wyckoff shares highlights from this week's activities in the global protein market....
02 February 2022
Facial recognition comes for cattle
A University of New England (UNE) researcher has developed an AI-powered facial recognition system for cattle that has demonstrated near-perfect accuracy in early testing....
07 January 2022
Weekly global protein digest: USMCA, Biden goes after meatpackers, Prop 12
Market analyst Jim Wyckoff shares highlights from this week's activities in the global protein market. ...
15 December 2021
Europe significantly decreases use of veterinary antibiotics
Overall use has declined 43.2% since 2011...
05 December 2021
UK: Farmers the most trusted part of the supply chain
Demand for transparency continues...
25 November 2021
German coalition deal seeks animal welfare improvement
A compulsory animal welfare label will be introduced for meat from 2022...
25 October 2021
Opinion - push to change diets shouldn't harm public health
The British Meat Processors Association (BMPA) warns that government efforts to nudge consumers towards sustainable diets might back fire - and that changes to UK diets shouldn't harm overall health. ...
19 October 2021
Major UK food systems report reveals lack of trust in global food
The UK recently published its first ever "Trust in Food" index, launched by farming standards agency Red Tractor and pollster YouGov, capturing the UK public's attitudes to food and drink. ...
14 October 2021
EU to propose easing checks on British trade to Northern Ireland
The European Commission will put to Britain a package of measures to ease the transit of goods to Northern Ireland, while stopping short of the overhaul London is demanding of post-Brexit trading rules for the province....
13 October 2021
Consumer prices remain the biggest obstacle for transition to sustainable agriculture
New research from the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets shows that the price premium on sustainably-produced goods remains the biggest challenge in transitioning to sustainable agriculture. ...
11 October 2021
Ireland and UK trade barbs on Twitter over Brexit border checks
Britain and Ireland argued on Twitter on 10 October after British Brexit negotiator David Frost restated his view that the EU must agree “significant change” to the Northern Ireland protocol that governs trade and border rules in the province....
EU farmers remain concerned over Farm-to-Fork policy
EU farming union Copa and Cogeca says that the EU is deliberately delaying the publication of a technical report from the Joint Research Council on the Farm-to-Fork strategy and side-lining farmers in policy discussions....
08 October 2021
US Congress Democrats target palm oil, beef trade in deforestation bill
Democrats in the US Congress are set to unveil legislation to reduce illegal deforestation globally by restricting the trade of certain agricultural commodities, such as palm oil and cattle, produced with those methods....
05 October 2021
McDonalds sets net zero carbon emissions goal for 2050
McDonald’s Corp set a new target to cut global greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050, from the beef in its burgers to the light bulbs in its restaurants....
22 September 2021
Australian farmers lobby for stricter labels on faux meat
Australia's National Farmers Federation is calling for "truth in labelling" at a Senate Inquiry into faux meat products. ...
 
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