What's new ? - 2018

What's new ? - 2018

USDA drafts rule for eggs, egg substitutes used used as ingredients in other foods

10 January, 2018 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced a critical step forward in making egg products safer for Americans to eat. FSIS is proposing to amend the egg products inspection regulations by requiring official plants that process egg products to develop Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) systems and Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures (Sanitation SOPs) and to meet other sanitation requirements consistent with the meat and poultry regulations. FSIS is proposing that official plants will be required to produce egg products in such a way that the finished product is free of detectable pathogens.
FSIS is proposing to eliminate those current regulatory provisions not consistent with that of the meat and poultry regulations. Read More

Global Poultry Health Market US$11.0 bn by the end of 2025

6 January, 2018 Transparency Market Research observes that global poultry health market is highly fragmented due to strong presence of several players. The consistent entry of new players in the market is making the competitive landscape extremely tough for the existing companies. Some of the key players operating in the global market are Bayers AG, Merck Animal Health, Bimeda Inc., Zoetis Inc., and Ceva Sante Animale. Companies are expected to focus on expanding their distributorship in the near future to improve their revenue-earning prospects. Investments in research and development are also anticipated to help the companies stay ahead of the competition in the near future.
The global poultry health market is estimated to be worth US$11.0 bn by the end of 2025 rising up from US$5.7 bn in 2016. During the forecast period of 2016 and 2025, the global market is estimated to surge at a steady CAGR of 7.6%. Read More

Huvepharma buys AgriLabs

6 January, 2018 The Bulgarian company Huvepharma announced that it has acquired the human and animal health firm AgriLabs, which operates a plant on the North End of St. Joseph.
AgriLabs will operate as a division of Huvepharma and remain in place at its facility located on Missouri Route K. Read More