DENMARKS H1N1 OUTBREAK

Denmark: H1N1 Detected in Pigs Source: World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) (dated 11/01/2010) Information received on 09/01/2010 from Dr Jan Mousing, Chief Veterinary Officer, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and...

Pork Production Growth Expected from Developing World Only

Developed World Unlikely to Expand Pork Production in 2010 Source: Feedinfo News Service (dated 08/01/2010) January 8 2010 – Pork production in developed countries is not likely to expand in 2010, an industry expert has said. Dr Tom Elam, president of FarmEcon LLC...

Marfrig Acquires Seara

Brazil: Marfrig Concludes Seara Acquisition Source: Marfrig Alimentos S.A (dated 05/01/2010) Brazil, Jan 4 – Marfrig Alimentos S.A. announces to shareholders and the market, in reference to the Material Fact released on September 14, 2009, that the acquisition...

BRAZIL TO PROMOTE POULTRY IMAGE ABROAD

Brazil to Promote Image of its Poultry Abroad as Healthy and Sustainable Source: Feedinfo News Service (dated 04/01/2010) 4 January 2010 – Brazil is embarking on a large promotional campaign in foreign markets this year to promote the sustainable value, quality...