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05 September 2011
View news from Brazil Feedlot Output Increases In 2011
BRAZIL - The number of cattle turned off from Brazil's 50 largest feedlots in 2011 is forecast to grow 33 per cent year-on-year, to 1.6 million head (Agripoint), reports Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
14 July 2011
View news from Brazil Go-Ahead For Brasil Foods-Sadia Merger
BRAZIL - The Brazilian competition authority, the Administrative Council for Economic Defence ("CADE"), has given the go-ahead for the merger between Brasil Foods and Sadia. ...
13 May 2011
View news from Brazil New Zealand's Fonterra Sees Brazilian Opportunity
BRAZIL - Fonterra Co-operative Group confirmed today it was in the final stages of plans to purchase land to develop a pilot dairy farm in Brazil in line with its strategy to establish best practice dairy farms in the fast growing economies of Asia and...
31 March 2011
View news from Brazil Profit At BRF Grows 125 Per Cent In 2010
BRAZIL - Poultry meat and dairy company, Brasil Foods (BRF), saw profit more than double in its trading year 2010 compared with the previous year. ...
21 February 2011
View news from Brazil Brazilian Meat, Dairy Companies Head To Gulfood
BRAZIL - Brazilian poultry, beef and dairy companies are among the delegation heading for Gulfood, the food sector fair in the Middle East, which starts on 27 February. ...
15 November 2010
View news from Brazil Brasil Foods Posts Best Ever Operating Income
BRAZIL - BRF Brasil Foods posted a third quarter 2010 operating income of 416 million real (BRR), six-fold higher than the same period last year. ...
17 August 2010
View news from Brazil Brasil Foods' Q2 Sales Up to 6.3 Billion Real
BRAZIL - Brasil Foods (BRF) closed the second quarter (Q2) 2010 with a gross profit of 1.5 billion real (BRR), 23 per cent higher than the same period in 2009 on a pro-forma basis. ...
29 March 2010
View news from Brazil Brazil Calls For Less Strict Environmental Rules
BRAZIL - The Brazilian Agriculture Minister is set to propose the adoption of environmental requirements for imports, if the environmental law in Brazil does not become less strict....
19 February 2010
View news from Brazil Brazil Looking to Solve FMD Problem
BRAZIL - Flávio Botelho, agronomy professor at the University of Brasília (UnB), recognises that the budget for the agricultural sector as a whole, including that of the Ministry of Agrarian Development and Science and Technology, has grown in recent...
29 December 2009
View news from Brazil Number Of Animals Slaughtered Increases
BRAZIL - A total of 7.2 million heads of cattle were slaughtered in Brazil in the third quarter of 2009, 4.6 per cent more than in the second quarter, according to data supplied by the Brazilian Statistics Institute. ...
21 August 2009
View news from Brazil Brazil Promote Cattle Genetics Abroad
BRAZIL - Apex-Brasil, the Brazilian Export and Investment Promotion Agency, together with the Brazilian Association of Hereford and Braford (ABHB) announced that they are going to sign an agreement for the commercial promotion of the genetic material...
15 June 2009
View news from Brazil World Bank Withdraws Loan to Brazilian Cattle Giant
BRAZIL - The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private lending arm of the World Bank, has withdrawn a USD 90 million loan to Brazil's cattle giant Bertin....
01 June 2009
View news from Brazil Friends of the Earth Denounce New Soy Standards
BRAZIL - A new initiative that will re-brand intensive GM soy and soy grown on deforested land as "responsible" will cause deforestation and sneak GM crops into the food system, Friends of the Earth announced....
22 May 2009
View news from Brazil Group from Yemen to Buy Milk in Brazil
BRAZIL - Representatives of Alsaeed Trading Company, who are in São Paulo, believe that by the end of the week they should close a deal with Itambé, one of the main dairies in Brazil....
27 April 2009
View news from Brazil Brazil Back in the Chilean Market
BRAZIL - Seventeen Brazilian beef plants are now eligible to export to Chile, reversing the foot and mouth disease ban placed on Brazilian beef in late 2005. Access for 16 of the plants was granted last week by the Chilean Agricultural and Livestock Service...
18 February 2009
View news from Brazil Brazil to Exhibit Milk and Dairy Products in Dubai
BRAZIL - At the Brazilian stand at Gulfood, which begins next week, five companies are going to show their dairy products to the Arabs. All of them already export and want to increase sales to the region....
16 February 2009
View news from Brazil New Agenda for NFU IATC Brazil Trip
BRAZIL - The potential for Brazil's rapid growth in agricultural production to fill the gap between global production and consumption was one of the talking points when NFU vice president Paul Temple met the president of the Brazilian Confederation of...
13 February 2009
View news from Brazil Food Security on Agenda for NFU Brazil trip
BRAZIL - The potential for Brazil's rapid growth in agricultural production to fill the gap between global production and consumption was one of the talking points when NFU vice president Paul Temple met the president of the Brazilian Confederation...
03 February 2009
View news from Brazil Brazilian Cattle Farms Eat Away at the Amazon
BRAZIL - At the World Social Forum in Belém in the heart of the Amazon Greenpeace Brazil released evidence which they believe confirms that cattle ranching is the biggest driver of Amazon deforestation....
24 November 2008
View news from Brazil Mutual Interest Between Brazil and Sudan
BRAZIL - Brazil and Sudan have signed a protocol of understanding for cooperation and bilateral communication in the areas of sanitary health, animal products and other animal husbandry affairs of mutual interest....
18 November 2008
View news from Brazil Brazilian Cattlemen Chase Out Indians of Paraguay
BRAZIL - On the Paraguayan side of the border between Brazil and Paraguay, the last uncontacted Indians in South America outside the Amazon basin are fleeing their jungle home as it is destroyed by Brazilian cattle ranchers. ...
09 October 2008
View news from Brazil Brazil – World Agriculture’s Last Frontier
BRAZIL - Despite being locked out of more than half of the worlds beef importing counties, including South Korea and Japan, because of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), Brazil still accounts for 32% of the worlds beef exports of more than one million tonnes...
26 September 2008
View news from Brazil Drop of Milk: Brazilian Spot Market Price
BRAZIL - Brazilian spot market milk price has dropped for the fourth consecutive month....
10 September 2008
View news from Brazil Dairy Makes Product for Lebanese Customer
BRAZIL - Over the last three months, the production manager at Lindóia do Sul dairy, José Marcos Fonseca, researched the development of a kind of pure animal fat for use in factories in Lebanon and Jordan. ...
29 August 2008
View news from Brazil Brazil's Cross-Border Plan to Eradicate Foot-and-mouth
BRAZIL - Despite being locked out of 56 per cent of the world’s beef importing counties because of foot-and-mouth disease – including the lucrative markets of South Korea and Japan – Brazil still accounts for 32 per cent of the world’s beef export....
View news from Brazil Brazil's Cross-Border Plan to Eradicate Foot-and-Mouth
BRAZIL - Despite being locked out of 56 per cent of the world’s beef importing counties because of foot-and-mouth disease – including the lucrative markets of South Korea and Japan – Brazil still accounts for 32 per cent of the world’s beef export....
25 August 2008
View news from Brazil Pará Sales of Live Cattle to Lebanon Rise
SAO PAULO - The state of Pará, in northern Brazil, exported live cattle to the Arab world last month. ...
18 August 2008
View news from Brazil Brazil's Replacement Market Calms
BRAZIL - The market for replacement animals is much calmer. Besides the pasture worsen, the weakness of the prices’ increase helped to calm the market of replacement animals....
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