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Notice to Market - JBS JBS announces that its subsidiary Pilgrim's Pride priced a US$500 million 5.75% Senior Notes Offering http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050315/notice_to_market___jbs.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Nutritional appointment to Cobb World Technical Support Team Vitor Hugo Brandalize has been appointed as nutritional specialist in the Cobb World Technical Support team. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150714/nutritional_appointment_to_cobb_world_technical_support_team.aspx BHR Communications Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT Danisco Animal Nutrition Maximizes Producers’ Profitability Danisco Animal Nutrition Maximizes Producers’ Profitability With Launch of Axtra® PHYand Optimize Feed™ Service at AveSui. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150514/danisco_animal_nutrition_maximizes_producers_profitability_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 15 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT Agri-sector to feature strongly at Cool Logistics Americas conference JBS, CNA, Brado Logistics and Tecon Salvador are the latest companies to throw their weight behind Latin America's premier perishable trade and logistics event in Brazil this May http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170414/agri_sector_to_feature_strongly_at_cool_logistics_americas_conference.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT 1st Cool Logistics Americas to take place in São Paulo this May 3rd event in Cool Logistics series launches in Brazil to focus on opportunities, risks and challenges for Central and South America perishables trade, logistics and transport. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120314/st_cool_logistics_americas_to_take_place_in_so_paulo_this_may.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT New company created to develop reefer logistics in Brazil Just four years ago, Wilson, Sons joined Easyfresh. Always supportive to the reefer logistics developments, Wilson, Sons team achieved to gain market share and respect within the Brazilian fresh produce industry , as in other known and long-established core activities of Wilson, Sons. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120314/new_company_created_to_develop_reefer_logistics_in_brazil.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT Kiotechagil targets growth in Brazil and across South America following new office opening Kiotechagil, the Anpario brand which supplies high performance natural feed additives with a focus on organic acids and biosecurity, is using the company’s new office in Sao Paulo as a platform to drive growth in Brazil and across South America. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060114/kiotechagil_targets_growth_in_brazil_and_across_south_america_following_new_office_opening.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 06 Jan 2014 00:00:00 GMT Poultry research Grouping day-old chicks by bodyweight did not reduce final weight variation in a study at Curitiba. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/poultry_research_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 06 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Salmonella and poultry Lactobacillus inoculated into the embryo offered no protection against colonisation by Salmonella Enteritidis, according to a recently published study. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/salmonella_and_poultry_.aspx 5mpublishing Sat, 06 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Feeding poultry In feed contaminated with aflatoxin B1 (AFB1), the use of Saccharomyces cerevisiae is an alternative method to reduce the adverse effects of aflatoxicosis, according to researchers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/feeding_poultry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Closing of the Itambé Alimentos S.A. Investment Operation Vigor Alimentos S.A. (“Company”), one of the most traditional companies in the Brazilian dairy products industry, informs its shareholders and the market in general of the closing of the Itambé Alimentos S.A. investment operation (“Operation”) in the present date and under the terms and conditions set forth in the Material Fact dated February 22nd, 2013. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/closing_of_the_itamb_alimentos_sa_investment_operation.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 03 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Feeding poultry A new study shows no significant impacts on final bodyweight or meat quality of broilers fed reduced nutrients between eight and 16 days of age if the restriction is done by limiting the volume of feed offered or the time it is available. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020713/feeding_poultry_.aspx 5mpublishing Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Getting more from poultry chicks Dietary inclusion of spray-dried plasma (SDP) may change the performance of broilers reared under challenge conditions, with a positive effect particularly in the first stages of life. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280613/getting_more_from_poultry_chicks_.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Novus in Africa Novus International has released its fifth annual sustainability report that provides detailed information and examples of how the company works hand-in-hand with its stakeholders and network of business partners to improve and advance their sustainability efforts. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250613/novus_in_africa.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Brazil is the world’s top orange juice exporter High production costs have orange growers in Brazil, the world's top orange juice exporter, bracing for a tough citrus season, despite last season's record harvest and high juice prices. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140613/brazil_is_the__worlds_top_orange_juice_exporter_.aspx MercoPress.com Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farmers move out of oranges Rising costs and low rewards have Brazil’s orange growers tearing their trees out. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190613/farmers_move_out_of_oranges_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm fertilizer Around two years ago, Brazil declared its intention to wean itself off of fertilizer imports by 2020. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140613/farm_fertilizer_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Soy for China China has authorized Monsanto's Intacta RR2 Pro soybeans (RR2), clearing the way for planting with the second-generation genetically engineered technology across Brazil in the upcoming 2013-14 season, Brazil's Agriculture Ministry said Monday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130613/soy_for_china_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Brazil - The dairy industry is booming Further proof of a five year dairy price high has been announced by the Centre for Advanced Studies in Applied Economics as shortages of dairy supplies have caused price volatility through May. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120613/brazil___the_dairy_industry_is_booming_.aspx 5mpublishing Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT More on the JBS - Mafrig deal JBS SA (JBSS3), the world’s largest beef producer, plunged after announcing it will take on $2.7 billion in debt from Marfrig Alimentos SA (MRFG3) in exchange for meat-processing plants in Brazil. Marfrig shares surged. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110613/more_on_the_jbs___mafrig_deal_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry and eggs The Brazilian market now has daily price updates for eggs. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110613/poultry_and_eggs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Government help for grain farmers Brazil's government Tuesday unveiled an 18% increase in farm credit available for the 2013-2014 harvest with the aim of raising the country's agricultural production to new record levels. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070613/government_help_for_grain_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 07 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Grain exports and logistics 2013 is likely to be a very difficult year for agribusiness logistics in Brazil, according to a report from Rabobank. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070613/grain_exports_and_logistics_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 07 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Milk production Bad weather and revelations over milk tampering have led to farmers receiving 0.9854 reals/litre, the highest gross milk value for five years. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070613/milk_production_.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 07 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm machinery Farm implement manufacturers are banking big on Brazil. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030613/farm_machinery_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Coffee leaf rust We’re looking for an island nation. Its neighbors to the southwest are the Maldives. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/290513/coffee_leaf_rust.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 29 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Problems in the dairy sector Transportation and inspection processes have been prioritised by the industry and the Ministry of Agriculture. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/290513/problems_in_the_dairy_sector_.aspx 5mpublishing Wed, 29 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry research At the Federal University of Minas Gerais in Brazil, researchers looked at the effects of relative humidity and turning in incubators machines on the incubation yield and chick performance Study: Incubation’s impact on yield and chick performance http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240513/poultry_research.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pork and poultry production The production costs of broilers and pigs, according to data provided by Embrapa Swine and Poultry Concordia (SC), fell 4.12 per cent and 0.17 per cent respectively, in April. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210513/pork_and_poultry_production_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 21 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Indigenous farmers Today, for several reasons, the indigenous question occupies a prominent place on the agenda of the Brazilian government, the Congress, the Justice and the lives of farmers in the country. The National Confederation of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil (CNA) reports that, for the first time, the President of Brazil is taking charge and assuming the task of managing the different interests involved. And it does so in an unprecedented way, calling various organs of the government to broadly analyze the land problems, in all its aspects. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200513/indigenous_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 20 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Egg storage Researchers in Brazil looked at the negative effects of fertile egg storage on the egg and the embryo and suggested hatchery management to minimise such problems. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170513/_egg_storage.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farming and the Amazon Widespread agricultural expansion in Brazil destroys equally as much rainforest, negating any benefits for the region. In fact, researchers, publishing a paper in the journal Environmental Research Letters, have called the practice a “no-win situation.” http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170513/_farming_and_the_amazon.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Harsh words from desk jockeys in London Brazil is at risk of scoring an economic own goal if it continues clearing Amazon forest for herding and soya production, according to a new study that has potential implications for global food security. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140513/harsh_words_from_desk_jockeys_in_london.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 14 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Avesui 2013 May 14-16 May After a severe crisis, the swine and poultry industry is expected to resume growth this year. Expectation of specialists and producers will be one of the highlights of the industry's premier event, AveSui May 14-16 May, held in Florianópolis, Brazil. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080513/avesui__may___may.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 11 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Government regulate the dairy industry Producers of Minas cheese met with the Ministry of Agriculture last week to discuss legislation around the production of cheese made from unpasteurised milk. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060513/government_regulate_the_dairy_industry_.aspx 5mpublishing Mon, 06 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT High risk Nigerian farm investment Given the advanced technology in farming in Brazil, Nigeria has called for a close partnership with the country for the development of its agriculture. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030513/high_risk_nigerian_farm_investment_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Coffee fungus concerns farmers If you are enjoying a cup of Central American organic fair trade coffee, take a minute to savor it. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300413/coffee_fungus_concerns_farmers.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 30 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dairy product regulations National food safety standards for the identification and quality of whey for national and international trade will be developed with the intention being that the industry and public shape the direction of the legislation. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260413/brazil___dairy_product_regulations_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Monsanto just love Brazilian farming Monsanto beat expectations in its earnings report Wednesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260413/monsanto_just_love_brazilian_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Chicken and eggs Research shows that incubation time impacts intestinal and organ development of broiler chicks. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180413/chicken_and_eggs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Funding for small and medium farmers Brazil is to receive funding to provide small and medium farmers with grants to encourage the adoption of sustainable farming methods in states critical to Brazil’s biomass—three in the Amazon region (Mato Grosso, Pará and Rondônia) plus four in the Atlantic Forest region (Bahia, Minas Gerais, Paraná and Rio Grande do Sul). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160413/funding_for_small_and_medium_farmers.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 16 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Record profits at Monsanto Monsanto beat expectations in its earnings report Wednesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100413/record_profits_at_monsanto_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pork Expo 2014 One of Brazil’s biggest events in the pig sector, the PorkExpo, is going back to its roots in its next edition in 2014. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080413/pork_expo__.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 09 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farmgate prices Milk prices received by producers in February (January production) moved up 1.35 per cent comparing to the previous month, at 0.8219 real per liter (0.4163 dollar) – net price, according to data from Cepea. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010413/farmgate_prices_.aspx 5mpublishing Sat, 06 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT ThePork cooperative Castrolands, in the heart of Brazil's Paraná state The cooperative Castrolands, in the heart of Brazil's Paraná state, is rapidly professionalising its swine production. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250313/brazil___thepork__cooperative_castrolands_in_the_heart_of_brazils_paran_state.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 31 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Meat and farm exports February meat exports have risen on 2012 figures with an overall increase of 29.3 per cent, a government report has revealed. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180313/meat_and_farm_exports_.aspx 5mpublishing Sat, 23 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT BRF Brasil Foods making great money The world’s largest poultry exporter, Brasil Foods, has reported earnings that beat analysts’ estimates because of cost cuts, higher prices and rising exports. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130313/brf_brasil_foods_making_great_money_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 13 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dairy problems Like they do every day just after the sun begins to rise, dairy farmers on horses or motorbikes arrive at the biggest dairy cooperative here to drop off the milk from their cows. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050313/dairy_problems_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Corn and soy more popular than US product Emand for corn and soybeans going into planting season is curbed, says Jerry Gulke. He explains what that means for prices. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250213/corn_and_soy_more_popular_than_us_product_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 02 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Bad year for apples Very poor year for Argentine pears and apples exports last year; 2013 prospects improving. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180213/bad_year_for_apples_.aspx MercoPress.com Mon, 18 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT