Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.


ADM invests in production of non-GMO high-protein soybean meal

Non-GMO soybean processing capabilities expanded to meet growing demand across Europe
Archer Daniels Midland Co. will make further investments at its crushing facility in Straubing, to produce non-GMO high-protein soybean meal. Located in southern Germany, the added capability will allow the site to serve ADM’s growing portfolio of soybean meal customers and support local farmers in increasing the region’s soybean output.
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More 2 Sisters poultry plants being investigated

UK Food Standards Agency says no food safety issues have been identified at additional plants, but sees areas that need management attention
The U.K. Food Standards Agency (FSA) extended its investigation of 2 Sisters Food Group to include other plants.
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2 Sisters owner Boparan summoned by House of Commons

Committee wants assurance that 2 Sisters is following proper food safety procedures.
Ranjit Boparan, owner of U.K. poultry company 2 Sisters Food Group, has been summoned by the House of Commons environment, food and rural affairs committee as the company is in the midst of a food safety scandal.
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FAO, EU partner to fight food waste, antimicrobial resistance

EU commissioner for health and food safety, FAO director-general agree to deepen strategic alliance
European Union (EU) Commissioner of Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Director-General José Graziano da Silva agreed to ratchet up collaboration between the two organizations to address food waste, food safety, and antimicrobial resistance in supply chains.
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Royal De Heus starts development of pig nutrition center

Company seeks to develop innovative pig feed solutions worldwide
Royal De Heus has begun construction of its pig nutrition center. This emphasizes the ambitions of De Heus to take the next step in the continuous development of innovative pig feed solutions worldwide.
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