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Partnership to promote cage-free egg production in Asia

As demand for cage-free eggs grows, Indonesia-based training center to provide Asian farmers with training and tools to ensure long-term sustainability and competitive business advantage
Multinational consulting firm Global Food Partners (GFP) and Aeres University of Applied Sciences have announced a partnership to establish an Indonesia-based training center and model cage-free egg farm focused on management and production for Asian farmers.
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Tyson Foods back to 'near-normal' operations in Asia

While impacts of COVID-19 are still being felt by Tyson Foods in the U.S. and Europe, Asian operations are bouncing back
Tyson Foods may have felt the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in Asia before it started feeling it in the United States, but company leaders say things are returning to normal for its Asian operations.
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CPF creates, protects jobs during COVID-19 pandemic

CP Community Fridge and CP Fresh Shop provide opportunities for those financially hurt by COVID-19 pandemic
Thailand-based agri-food group Charoen Pokphand Foods Ltd. is supporting the nation’s efforts to limit the effects of the pandemic by protecting vulnerable people, as well as its own employees.
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Population growth trends seem to favor poultry

Religion will play a major role concerning what proteins will be consumed in countries where the population is growing the most
As the U.S. agrifood industry looks at how it can feed a growing global population, the long-term opportunities might be the best for the broiler and turkey industries.
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Adviser in CP Foods-Tesco deal dies of COVID-19

Charoen Pokphand says executives that worked with him tested negative for COVID-19 and are under self-quarantine
Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) says all of its executives who recently traveled to the United Kingdom to negotiate a deal to acquire a financial interest in multinational retail grocery chain Tesco have not contracted COVID-19, despite the fact that a financial adviser who helped them work out the deal died of the virus.
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Suguna Foods to Indian government: Allow truck movement

Restrictions to vehicle movements during COVID-19 pandemic are preventing meat and poultry companies from getting products to consumers
Restrictions on the movement of trucks and other vehicles during the COVID-19 pandemic is causing disruptions to the poultry industry, a leader with India’s Suguna Foods said.
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How COVID-19 has hurt China’s poultry industry

While the rest of the world battens down, the least affected areas of China are now functioning more normally, but it will take time for the poultry industry to recover.

The novel coronavirus, while not infecting chickens, has significantly harmed China’s broiler and egg industries.


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Avian flu reported in Taiwanese, central European poultry

Five outbreaks reported in Taiwan during past week
While Taiwan and Bulgaria are the only countries to have officially recorded new outbreaks of avian flu in poultry over the past week, outbreaks of the disease have been reported in India, Ireland, and Poland. Two children have been confirmed with flu infections of avian origin.
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CP Foods board approves decision to invest in Tesco

Investment should boost financial performance of both companies, CP Foods believes
The board of directors of Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) approved a measure to acquire an economic interest in Tesco Asia Group, which is a leading retailer under the Tesco Lotus brand in Thailand and Malaysia.
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