News and analysis on the global poultry
and animal feed industries.

Latin America Poultry at a Glance

A blog providing analysis of the poultry and feed industries in Latin America.

Drones in poultry production?

I just read an article in the New York Times about the use of the latest technology in agricultural production. From using animals for plowing, we went to tractors with GPS and apps on the iPhone that help us to control several aspects, such as irrigation, fertilizer application, checking the weather, etc. 
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Bachoco: the JBS of the North?

Bachoco announced its results for the thirdquarter of 2014, with an increase in net sales of 12.5 percent ad is doing very well. The company as part of its strategies — is interested in participating in otherproteins and in other geographic areas.
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More Brazilian chicken to Russia?

It seems that the issue of Brazil and itspoultry industry continues to be something to talk about. Now, with theconflict between Russia and the West over Ukraine escalating, Moscow isresponding to the sanctions imposed on them by the European countries and the U.S.,by prohibiting or restricting imports of foods from these countries. Such isthe case of poultry products from U.S.
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