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  • Malaysia's chicken supply remains secure amid bird flu outbreak February 5, 2023 1:27 pm Far Eastern Agriculture Last year, nearly 50 million birds were culled in Europe due to the risks of bird flu. (Image source: Adobe Stock) "As for now Malaysia is not affected and the supply is recovering," said Mohamad Sabu, Malaysia’s agriculture and food security …
  • Mitas and Vredestein expand trailer tyre ranges February 5, 2023 5:41 am Farmers Weekly The Mitas unit of Trelleborg Wheel Systems has added two sizes to the Agriterra 02 tanker, manure spreader and trailer range, largely to meet original equipment manufacturer (OEM) requests. European OEMs influenced the 620/40 R22.5 introduction for use …
  • Mnangagwa associate biggest winner in Zimbabwe-Belarus deals February 4, 2023 11:09 pm Bulawayo 24 News ZIMBABWE'S honorary consul to Belarus Alexander Zingman, a close associate to President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his counterpart Alexander Lukashenko, was the biggest winner in trade agreements signed this week by Harare and Minsk. Zingman, who sparked …
  • U.S. Foods That Are Banned in Other Countries February 4, 2023 7:43 pm The Good Men Project   Making smart food choices should be easier!  Unfortunately, many American foods contain chemicals and additives that are known to cause diseases and health conditions.  Here are some foods that have been banned in other countries but are still the norm …
  • Intensive Agriculture Blamed for Bird Population Decline in Spain February 4, 2023 6:41 pm Olive Oil Times The lat­est Atlas of Breeding Birds in Spain shows a pop­u­la­tion decline of about 27 per­cent in birds linked to agri­cul­tural envi­ron­ments. The inten­si­fi­ca­tion of farm­ing meth­ods is the dri­ving force, accord­ing to SEO/BirdLife, with super …
  • Weekly Roundup: WWF pushes for more robust farming systems, Anne Hathaway invests in alt-protein February 4, 2023 12:06 am Food Ingredients First 03 Feb 2023 --- This week in industry news, Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway backed The Every Co. in the alternative protein arena. Tereos announced the takeover of its sugar activity in Romania, and KMC revealed it is building an innovation center in …
  • Oil Deepens Losses as USD Spikes After Hot Jobs Report February 3, 2023 11:17 pm Progressive Farmer The hot employment report, however, led to a steep selloff in equity markets and a resurgent dollar as investors reassessed whether the Federal Reserve would keep interest rates higher for longer to bring inflation down. The Federal Open Market Committee …
  • 15 Countries that Export the Most Beef in the World February 3, 2023 6:15 pm Insider Monkey In this piece, we will take a look at the 15 countries that export the most beef in the world. For more countries, head on over to 5 Countries that Export the Most Beef in the World. Beef is one of the most widely eaten meat in the world. It is typically …
  • Bayer to Distribute Pheromone-Based Biological Crop Protection Solutions from M2i Group February 3, 2023 4:46 pm Krishi Jagran Integrated pest management products ensure that pest populations are kept under control Bayer will become the exclusive distributor of select M2i products targeting lepidoptera pests in crops such as stone and pome fruits, tomatoes, and grapes under the …
  • Sprayers: Where are they made? February 3, 2023 2:28 pm Farmers Weekly Unlike a number of other machinery types, British manufacturers still maintain a strong presence in the market for crop sprayers – particularly for self-propelled machines. More than half a dozen well-known names with factories in Britain are active in the …