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09 July 2013
View news from Brazil Brazil Opens Doors To Paraguayan Livestock
BRAZIL – Brazil has given authorisation for beef livestock to be imported from San Pedro, a region of central Paraguay....
24 June 2013
View news from Brazil Transition Period Widens Fed Cattle Price Range
BRAZIL- Distinct prices have been registered in the Brazilian fed cattle market because of differences of animals traded, according to analysts at Cepea, the research centre linked to Sao Paulo University. ...
17 June 2013
View news from Brazil Beef Cuts Prices Slump Through Early June
BRAZIL - Meat on the bone is enduring marginal price increases through early June despite the short supply of fat animals and healthy meat demand, according to the Centre of Advanced Studies on Applied Economics. ...
View news from Brazil Brazilian Cattle Prices Move Higher
BRAZIL - Steer price in Brazil increased across most markets last week, averaging 310US¢/kg in Sao Paulo state, with wholesale prices also reportedly rising according to data from FNP. ...
10 June 2013
View news from Brazil Farmers See Five Year High For Milk
BRAZIL – 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....
View news from Brazil Supply Lull Between Pasture, Feedlot Selling
BRAZIL – May showed firm cattle prices due to demand outstripping supply as a break in production was seen between most pasture fed cattle having been marketed and much of the feedlot sector not ready to slaughter....
05 June 2013
View news from Brazil Short Supplies Put Milk At a Premium For Farmers
BRAZIL – Bad weather and revelations over milk tampering have led to farmers receiving 0.9854 reals/litre, the highest gross milk value for five years. ...
24 May 2013
View news from Brazil Supply Chain Under Scrutiny After Formaldehyde Scandal
BRAZIL – A mix of public and private bodies have been commissioned to formulate a milk supply chain control protocol, following revelations of formaldehyde and urea being mixed with milk....
16 May 2013
View news from Brazil Indigenous Communities to Get FMD Help
BRAZIL – Indigenous farmers in the Roraima region are to benefit from a foot and mouth vaccination scheme worth £253,000....
View news from Brazil JBS Sees Profits Rise
BRAZIL - Net Revenue for Brazilian meat processing giant JBS rose by 22 per cent in the first quarter of the current financial year by R$3.5 billion to R$19.5 billion. ...
10 May 2013
View news from Brazil Formaldehyde Discovery Shows Supply Chain Weakness
BRAZIL – Complex milk supply chains are being blamed for the presence of formaldehyde in ‘adulterated’ UHT milk....
02 May 2013
View news from Brazil Vaccination Procedure Change
BRAZIL - The timing of vaccination procedures for several states will be altered, extending deadlines to June 30, the government announced yesterday. ...
01 May 2013
View news from Brazil BRF Profit Soars
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat, poultry and dairy processing giant Brasil Foods (BRF) ended the first quarter of 2013 with net revenue of R$ 7.2 billion, increase of 13.8 per cent over the same period of 2012 but net income reached grew by 134 per cent, reaching...
30 April 2013
View news from Brazil Government to Regulate Raw Milk Cheeses
BRAZIL – Producers of Minas cheese met with the Ministry of Agriculture last week to discuss legislation around the production of cheese made from unpasteurised milk....
25 April 2013
View news from Brazil Drought Conditions Lead to Emergency Powder Ruling
BRAZIL - Drought hit regions of Brazil have been granted permission to revert milk powder back to liquid pasteurised forms. ...
19 April 2013
View news from Brazil Whey Uptake Prompts Calls For Regulation
BRAZIL - The government has revealed public consultation plans to inform necessary updates to whey processing regulations following an uptake of the product in foodstuffs in recent years....
15 April 2013
View news from Brazil First Quarter Agribusiness Exports Up
BRAZIL – Agribusiness exports increased 6 per cent year on year for the first quarter of 2013. ...
12 April 2013
View news from Brazil Brazil Ups Bid for FMD-free Status
BRAZIL - The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) has invested R$34.8 million over the last two years to guarantee seven states in the North Region and Para are Foot-and-Mouth (FMD) disease free with vaccination. ...
08 April 2013
View news from Brazil Booming Domestic Market to Satisfy Production Supply
BRAZIL - According to the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA), the forecast increase in Brazilian beef production for the year ahead is expected to be consumed at home, write market analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia....
05 April 2013
View news from Brazil Marfrig Sees Large Revenue and Profit Growth
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat and poultry processor Marfrig has seen net revenue growth of 21.0 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2012 compared to the same quarter in 2011 and growth of 12.9 per cent in the whole year compared to 2011....
02 April 2013
View news from Brazil Supermarkets Sign Deal to Stop Amazon Destruction
BRAZIL – Supermarkets have taken a joint stance against meat raised in the Amazon rain forest, stating that meat from cattle farmed in these areas will be boycotted....
01 April 2013
View news from Brazil Brazil Moves Step Closer to FMD Free Status
BRAZIL – Seven states of north-eastern Brazil, including the Pará region, are to be foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) free by May this year....
View news from Brazil Pork, Beef, Dairy Output Increases Through 2012
BRAZIL – Data from the Brazilian Institute of Geography has confirmed a record breaking 2012 for cattle slaughter as well as growth in the pig sector....
27 March 2013
View news from Brazil Processing Zones Could Provide Solution for Disadvantaged Areas
BRAZIL – Export Processing Zones (EPZs) could offer huge trading opportunities for peripheral regions of Brazil looking to sell to international destinations....
26 March 2013
View news from Brazil JBS Credit Rating Upgraded by Moody’s
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat and food processor JBS S.A. has been up-graded by the rating agency Moody’s from B1 to Ba3, with a stable outlook....
25 March 2013
View news from Brazil Fed Cattle Prices are Stable Compared to Early 2013
BRAZIL - The fed cattle trades continued in a slow pace at the end of the first fortnight of March, according to CEPEA, The Centre of Applied Economics. ...
View news from Brazil Producers Benefit February Farm Gate Price Rise
BRAZIL - 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. ...
15 March 2013
View news from Brazil JBS Sees Rise in Sales and Income
BRAZIL - Brazilian meat processing giant JBS saw a 22.5 per cent rise in net revenue last year at R$75.7 billion, an increase of R$13.9 billion compared to 2011....
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