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South Africa could be a market for US corn exports

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Drought in South Africa and a related decrease in corn production there could result in that country becoming a new export market option for US corn farmers, says analyst.

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Atria’s bottom line pays price of high feed costs

By Lynda Searby

As increased animal feed costs are blamed for sub-par profits at Finnish food group Atria, an analyst's advice to meat and poultry producers in Russia, Scandinavia and the Baltics is to 'think about covering some of the raw material requirements...

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Germany: Edeka Südwest to roll out GMO-free meat and sausages

By Jane Byrne

Pigs, under a premium pork brand from the German food retailer, Edeka Südwest, are now being fed with certified European soybeans, reported Donau Soja, an Austrian not-for-profit initiative promoting GM-free soy production in Europe.

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Feed waste reduction initiative in UK dairy farms

By Jane Byrne

Alltech has a mission is to help over half of UK ruminant farms reduce total feed losses within three years. It says with better insight into key areas of current wastage, UK dairy farmers can make informed decisions on how to realize more potential from...