Brazil’s JBS buys Primo Smallgoods Australia’s largest meat processor, marketer and export JBS Australia has signed a $1.45 billion deal to acquire ham, bacon and smallgoods producer Primo Smallgoods. The...

MLA launches new ‘Meat Cuts’ mobile phone app in Australia Meat producers’ representative group Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has launched a new smartphone app, which it said will help...

Hydroponics and organics expected blossom in a thriving agricultural sector Hydroponics, organic farming and recently secured free trade agreements are expected to deliver increased revenue for agriculture...

Gippsland food producers will meet top Malaysian chefs at a showcase lunch Seven top chefs from Malaysia, who prepare more than 10,000 premium meals a day, are set to visit the Gippsland region of Victoria...

More than one-third of US consumers cut back on red meat for health reasons Despite prevalent health trends encouraging consumers to eat less red meat, 90 per cent of US consumers are eating some kind...

Australian supermarket group Coles has announced 100 per cent of its Coles Brand fresh chicken will be RSPCA Approved, in a move it hopes will please its customers, who been indicating that they “care...

A new mobile phone app, called Nose to Tail, that provides consumers and chefs with information about more than 200 cuts of meat has been launched in Australia. The Nose to Tail app offers information...

Wage growth in Indonesia in the past few years, and the translation of economic growth into higher employment will present opportunities for well-placed consumer focused food and beverage companies in...

The American Meat Institute (AMI) has said it will appeal a decision by a US District Court not to block the implementation of the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) May 2013 final rule on Country...

Chicken meat has maintained its place as Australia’s most popular meat, ahead of all red meats, and its popularity is expected to continue, according to a recent report from the Australian Bureau of...