Grains

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…]

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…]

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…]

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…]

Three years too short to replace glyphosate, French farmers say

Three years too short to replace glyphosate, French farmers say

Published 01/12/2017

French farmer Marc Leprince pulls up a dead weed in an alfalfa field non-treated with weedkillers during an interview with Reuters in Greneville-en-Beauce, France, November [more…]

Germany reports outbreak of mild bird flu on farm: OIE

Germany reports outbreak of mild bird flu on farm: OIE

Published 23/11/2017

PARIS (Reuters) - Germany has reported an outbreak of low pathogenic H5N2 bird flu on a farm in the Lower Saxony region in the north [more…]

South Korea confirms H5N6 bird flu at duck farm, raises bird flu alert level

South Korea confirms H5N6 bird flu at duck farm, raises bird flu alert level

Published 19/11/2017

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea on Sunday said it had confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu at a duck farm in the [more…]

Tyson weighs sites for $320 million chicken plant after Kansas town objects

Tyson weighs sites for $320 million chicken plant after Kansas town objects

Published 14/11/2017

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) is weighing new sites for a $320 million chicken slaughterhouse after opposition from residents of a small Kansas town picked for the project, the chief executive said on Monday. [more…]

India to spray capital from on high amid deepening smog emergency

India to spray capital from on high amid deepening smog emergency

Published 10/11/2017

India plans to spray water over its capital, New Delhi, to combat toxic smog that has triggered a pollution emergency, officials said on Friday, with conditions expected to worsen over the weekend. [more…]

Death toll from Vietnam storm nears 50

Death toll from Vietnam storm nears 50

Published 06/11/2017

The death toll from the typhoon that struck Vietnam at the weekend has risen to at least 49, the government said on Monday. [more…]