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21 March 2014
View news from Brazil Brazilians On 10 Year Path to 40 Per Cent More Milk and Meat
BRAZIL – A bullish government proposal has set sights on increasing meat and milk production by 40 per cent in 10 years....
View news from Brazil Mixed Prospects for Brazilian Agri-food Sectors in 2014
BRAZIL - The country's growth in GDP is expected to slow this year to no more that two per cent. In its agri-food sectors, the prospects are positive for poultry meat, beef, soybeans and ethanol while growth in corn (maize) and sugar look less likely....
19 March 2014
View news from Brazil Experts Report Brazilian Cattle Price Recovery
BRAZIL – Beef prices across most regions have recovered and are now 20 per cent higher than last year, according to Brazil’s premier data facility....
14 March 2014
View news from Brazil Americans In Pursuit of Brazilian TB Test
BRAZIL – US scientists are hot on the heels of a blood test for bovine tuberculosis devised by Brazilian experts....
10 March 2014
View news from Brazil US Government Grants Beef Consultation Extension to Brazil
BRAZIL – Beef processors have been granted a 60 day extension for comment submissions on the draft rule for raw bovine meat export by the US Department of Agriculture....
03 March 2014
View news from Brazil BRF Outlook Good as Income Soars
BRAZIL - BRF saw profits rise by 38 per cent last year reaching R $ 1.1 billion....
20 February 2014
View news from Brazil Areas with Pasture Reduce, but Yield Increases
BRAZIL - The fed cattle activity in Brazil has been investing in yield gains instead of opening new areas of pastures, due to the competition with other crops, such as soybean, corn and sugarcane. ...
18 February 2014
View news from Brazil High Crop Production Set to Challenge Brazil’s Infrastructure Again
BRAZIL - Rabobank expects another year of record production for several of Brazil’s major agricultural crops in 2014, including soybeans and, depending on weather developments, sugarcane....
13 February 2014
View news from Brazil Two Brazilian Beef Plants Given Russian Access
BRAZIL – Two Brazilian beef plants have been given the green light by Russian food surveillance body Rosselkhoznadzor....
29 January 2014
View news from Brazil Farm Minister Meets To Sign Foot and Mouth Action Plan
BRAZIL – An action plan for foot and mouth has been signed to improve the eradication status of the Roraima region....
10 January 2014
View news from Brazil Brazilian Meat to Gain New Markets in 2014
BRAZIL - The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA) is negotiating the opening of new markets for the export of Brazilian meat....
View news from Brazil Rial Elected CEO of Marfrig
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat processing company Marfrig has elected Sérgio Rial as Chief Executive Officer of the company....
30 December 2013
View news from Brazil US to Consider FMD Status of 14 Brazilian States
BRAZIL - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is to consider 14 Brazilian states for recognition as areas free of FMD with vaccination....
19 December 2013
View news from Brazil Joint Statement With US Could Bouy Farming Productivity
BRAZIL – Agricultural trade between Brazil and the US is set to further improve with the publication of a joint statement, respective US and Brazilian agricultural authorities have announced....
12 December 2013
View news from Brazil What Will 2014 Bring for Brazil's Meat Sector?
BRAZIL – Beef sales are expected to drive a meat exports rise next year, while poultry and pork sectors are side-lined for more modest increases....
10 December 2013
View news from Brazil Russian Mission Completes Inspection of Brazilian Beef Establishments
BRAZIL - Russian health authorities have recognised that the Brazilian agricultural defense system is equivalent to that of Russia's....
09 December 2013
View news from Brazil Costa Rica Agrees to Semen and Embryo Imports
BRAZIL – Brazil has received the official go ahead to export bovine semen and embryos from the Department of Animal Health in Cost Rica....
03 December 2013
View news from Brazil Brazilian Beef Exports Soar
Brazilian beef exports to the end of November had risen to $6.013 billion, up 14.5 per cent from the same period in 2012....
02 December 2013
View news from Brazil Beef Summit Event Brazil Deserves
BRAZIL – Over a thousand people are expected to flock to Ribeirao Preto this month to attend Beef Summit Brasil, a knowledge exchange event celebrating innovation in cattle farming....
29 November 2013
View news from Brazil Russian Authority Ups Beef and Pork Access
BRAZIL – The number of meat processing plants able to ship beef or pork to Russia reached six on Wednesday....
21 November 2013
View news from Brazil Rondonia Exports the Most Beef
BRAZIL – One fifth of Brazil’s exported beef comes from the Rondonia region, and more is yet to come say government officials....
19 November 2013
View news from Brazil Brazilian National Livestock Earnings to Increase
BRAZIL – National agricultural production earnings will rise almost ten per cent to R$419.76 billion if preliminary studies are realised....
15 November 2013
View news from Brazil Veterinary Services Need To Strengthen Urgently
BRAZIL – The urgent need for coordination of veterinary services to support food production and animal health will be addressed at next month’s veterinary education conference....
View news from Brazil JBS Sees Revenues Rise
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat processing giant JBS has reported consolidated net revenue of R$24.2 billion, an increase of R$4.9 billion or 25.1 per cent in the third quarter of the year compared to the same period last year....
View news from Brazil Marfrig Reports 11 Per Cent Increase in Net Revenue
BRAZIL - Net revenue increased to almost BRR5 billion for the latest quarter, reports Marfrig, an increase of 11 per cent over the previous three-month period, while gross margin rose to 11.9 per cent. ...
12 November 2013
View news from Brazil Marfrig JBS and Minerva Plants Come Under Malaysian Halal Scrutiny
BRAZIL – Malaysian veterinarians are undertaking inspections on Halal slaughterhouses across Brazil, potentially opening up 1750 tonnes of Brazilian beef to Malaysian consumers every day....
11 November 2013
View news from Brazil Change of Culture for Brazilian Processor BRF
ANALYSIS - Brazilian meat and food processing company BRF has given assurances that its primary pig and poultry operations are to remain in the company, following the sale of its beef fattening and slaughtering sector to fellow Brazilian processor, Minerva,...
05 November 2013
View news from Brazil South American Foot and Mouth Vaccinators Eye 158 Million Cattle
BRAZIL/ARGENTINA – The second round of cattle vaccinations have begun across South America this month to rid the region of Foot and Mouth Disease, aiming to reach 158 million cattle....
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