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10 February 2022
View news from Egypt Egypt to revoke subsidies for trespassers on agricultural land
Egyptian cabinet wants to end unlicensed building on farmland...
02 July 2019
View news from Egypt GOgreen Aims to Build Egypt’s Biggest Livestock Farm
EGYPT - Egypt’s Ministry of Agriculture and GOgreen Company plan to establish the country’s biggest livestock farm in Moghra, El Alamein city....
08 August 2017
View news from Egypt Egypt Imports Cattle from Ireland After 20-year Hiatus
EGYPT - Irish exporters expressed their willingness to secure a contract to supply cattle to the Egyptian market, according to AgriLand’s website....
26 May 2017
View news from Egypt Belarus to Build Commercial Dairy Farm in Egypt; Plans to Supply Belarusian Beef, Poultry Underway
EGYPT - Belarus has plans to build a 1,000-head commercial dairy farm in Egypt, Aleksei Bogdanov, the head of the main division for foreign economic affairs at the Agriculture and Food Ministry of Belarus, told the media on 25 May....
17 February 2017
View news from Egypt Over 1500 Egyptian Livestock Infected with FMD Since January
EGYPT - An official report issued by the Ministry of Agriculture's General Authority for Veterinary Services revealed on Monday that the total number of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) infections among livestock since the first of January until 14 February...
09 June 2014
View news from Egypt Egyptian Minister Calls for Greater Production of Animal Vaccines, Meats
EGYPT - The country has achieved self-sufficiency in eggs, prompting the agriculture minister to call for greater domestic production of animal vaccines and meat. ...
19 March 2014
View news from Egypt One of Two Egyptian Slaughterhouses Fails Australian Welfare Check
EGYPT – One out of two Egyptian abattoirs accused of mistreating Australian cattle was in breach of international animal welfare standards in May 2013, a joint slaughter review has found....
28 January 2014
View news from Egypt Brazilian Beef Plants Under Egyptian Scrutiny
EGYPT - A delegation of slaughterhouse inspectors began a 17 day long visit of Brazilian beef processing facilities on Sunday....
13 December 2013
View news from Egypt Spate of Lumpy Skin Disease Outbreaks Reported in Egypt
EGYPT - The General Organisation for Veterinary Services has received notification of a spate of lumpy skin disease outbreaks in the north east of the country, resulting in one cow death. ...
28 December 2012
View news from Egypt Egypt Backs Import of Brazilian Beef
EGYPT - The Egyptian Minister of Agriculture, Mohammed Abd Almo'men Salaah, has confirmed to the Brazilian ambassador in Cairo, Marco Brandao, that Egypt has not suspended imports of beef from Brazil....
20 August 2012
View news from Egypt BIOMIN at AGRENA 2012 in Egypt
EGYPT - This year’s edition of the poultry exhibition AGRENA was held a few days after Egypt’s first elections in almost three decades. Salman Abbas (Area Manager, BIOMIN) represented BIOMIN at this exhibition at the booth of Dakahlia – BIOMIN’s...
26 June 2012
View news from Egypt Egypt Reports FMD Outbreaks
EGYPT - The Egyptian veterinary authorities have reported six outbreaks of foot and mouth disease in Dumyat, Marsa Matruh, Suhaj and As Suways....
26 March 2012
View news from Egypt New Strain of FMD Cripples Livestock Sector
EGYPT - Egyptian beef production is expected to fall in 2012, whilst imports will increase due to the outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD), according to the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service....
23 March 2012
View news from Egypt Major FMD Outbreak Threatens Egypt
EGYPT - Urgent action is required to control a major outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease and prevent its spread throughout North Africa and the Middle East, which could have serious implications for food security in the region, FAO warned yesterday. With...
16 March 2012
View news from Egypt Egyptian DDGS Market Makes Room for Suppliers
EGYPT - An influx of suppliers, including Council members Cargill and ADM, are helping to redefine Egypt’s current DDGS market. ...
15 March 2012
View news from Egypt FMD Spreading Rapidly in Egypt
EGYPT - In the space of only 48 hours, as many as 5,000 cattle have died of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), leading to a boycott of meat and dairy products in every village in el-Gharbiya. ...
09 March 2012
View news from Egypt Gov't to Combat FMD and High Poultry Prices
EGYPT - The Agriculture Ministry has approved 11 measures to protect livestock in Egypt’s governorates from the spread of foot and mouth disease (FMD). ...
06 March 2012
View news from Egypt Egypt Urged to Take in Stranded Cattle After 2700 Die
EGYPT - 2,700 cattle are reported to have died on board a Brazilian live export ship in what Animals Australia says is one of the worst shipboard disasters the live export industry has seen in many years....
16 May 2011
View news from Egypt Egypt Expands Imports Of US DDGS
EGYPT - Egyptian purchases of US distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) reached 21,879 metric tons in the first quarter of calendar year 2011....
04 March 2011
View news from Egypt US Corn Sales To Egypt Nearly Double Over Year Ago
EGYPT - Sales of US corn to Egypt have been strong in recent weeks as, the country recovers from downtime and shipping delays resulting from the demonstrations and political unrest in the nation in late January and February....
16 September 2010
View news from Egypt Egypt to Remain Dependent on Imports
EGYPT - Egypt remains dependent on imports to meet demand in almost all agricultural sectors, particularly wheat....
19 October 2009
View news from Egypt Egypt and Brazil Meet to Discuss Crossbreeding
EGYPT - Brazilian representatives of the Zebu cattle breed, are visting Egypt to discuss crossbreeding the Brazilian Zebu with the Egyptian Baladi....
15 February 2007
View news from Egypt Egyptian Foot and mouth disease update
EGYPT - This is follow up report No.2 via OIE on the Foot and Mouth outbreak in Egypt....
22 November 2006
View news from Egypt Cattle welfare talks in Egypt
EGYPT - Staff and consultants from Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) and LiveCorp are currently in Egypt following the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between Egypt and Australia, a necessary step in resumption of Australian live exports to...

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