Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.



Espy: Trump would be unwise to end ag trade with Cuba

Former U.S. agriculture secretary and current member of the U.S. Agriculture Commission for Cuba says Cubans ‘yearn for food’
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump should not follow through on his threat to terminate agricultural trade with Cuba, former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Mike Espy said.
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Latin American McDonald’s to serve only cage-free eggs

Arcos Dorados, franchisee of Mexican and South American McDonald’s restaurants, commits to using only cage-free eggs in all Mexican and South American restaurants by 2025
Arcos Dorados, the world’s largest franchisee of McDonald’s restaurants, has committed to serving only eggs from cage-free hens at its Latin American restaurants by 2025.
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Mixed fortunes for Caribbean poultry producers

Egg and broiler producers have concerns about imports
Poultry associations of Antigua & Barbuda and Barbados are calling for restrictions on imported products, while the leading poultry meat company in Jamaica has posted a double-digit increase in gross profit for the latest quarter.
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Innovo exportará ovoproductos desde Costa Rica

Esta empresa, con menos de un año de operación, espera vender próximamente sus derivados del huevo en el resto de Centroamérica y el Caribe.
Con 10 meses de funcionamiento y una producción mensual que oscila entre las 85 y 100 toneladas de ovoproductos, la firma costarricense Innovo ya cosecha reconocimientos por su gestión productiva.
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Jamaica Broilers looks to raise capacity by 25 percent

Company seeks to commission new hatchery while contract farmers build new houses
Jamaica Broilers is expecting to increase its capacity by about 25 percent as contract farmers are expected to invest JM$700 million (US$5.85 million) in new poultry housing.
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