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French families plan to sue retailers over baby milk recall: group

French families plan to sue retailers over baby milk recall: group

Published 15/01/2018

Employees walk in front of the entrance of the French dairy group Lactalis headquarters in Laval, western France, January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Stephane MahePARIS (Reuters) - [more…]

For now, Australia’s plans for cannabis market dominance are more smok

For now, Australia’s plans for cannabis market dominance are more smok

Published 14/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Marijuana is seen for sale at Harborside, one of California's largest and oldest dispensaries of medical marijuana, on the first day of legalized [more…]

China’s COFCO makes painful cuts in drive to lead global food trade

China’s COFCO makes painful cuts in drive to lead global food trade

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: The company logo of China Oil and Foodstuffs Corporation (COFCO) is seen at its headquarters in Beijing, China, November 3, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File [more…]

Japan starts culling chicken after confirming bird flu outbreak

Japan starts culling chicken after confirming bird flu outbreak

Published 12/01/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s western Kagawa prefecture has begun a cull of 91,000 chickens after the discovery of a highly contagious form of bird flu [more…]

German minister backs culling of wild boars to fight swine fever: pape

German minister backs culling of wild boars to fight swine fever: pape

Published 12/01/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Agriculture Minister Christian Schmidt is backing an “intelligent reduction” of Germany’s growing wild boar population to prevent a further spread of [more…]

New Zealand to test dairy farms nationally for cattle disease

New Zealand to test dairy farms nationally for cattle disease

Published 11/01/2018

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand will roll out a nationwide program to test dairy farms for the cattle disease mycoplasma bovis as the number of [more…]

U.S. grain companies fear harm from new tax law

U.S. grain companies fear harm from new tax law

Published 10/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: An early wheat crop in the Central Valley in Davis, California, U.S., May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Hyungwon Kang - File PhotoCHICAGO (Reuters) - The [more…]

An investor’s best friend: China’s booming pet market sparks deals

An investor’s best friend: China’s booming pet market sparks deals

Published 24/12/2017

A pet dog is pictured in a sofa as it waits to watch a movie in a cinema for dogs at Cute Beast Pet Resort [more…]

Israel’s NRGene maps genome for three types of potatoes

Israel’s NRGene maps genome for three types of potatoes

Published 19/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Gil Ronen, Co-founder and CEO of NRGene, an Israeli genomic big data company, gestures during his interview with Reuters at a field in [more…]

Hamburger chain Wendy’s to reduce antibiotic use in beef supply

Hamburger chain Wendy’s to reduce antibiotic use in beef supply

Published 15/12/2017

A Wendy's Co restaurant is pictured in Monrovia, California November 4, 2015. REUTERS/Mario AnzuoniCHICAGO (Reuters) - Hamburger chain Wendy’s Co (WEN.O) laid out plans on [more…]