The Chinese Government has ordered a lockdown of the city of Wuhan as a preventive measure to curb further spread of coronavirus.
23 January 2020
22 January 2020
Central China’s Henan Province has imposed a ban on sale of live poultry to prevent the coronavirus outbreak from spreading.
21 January 2020
The Department of Agriculture in the Philippines has imposed a ban on the imports of pork and related products from Indonesia.
17 January 2020
The US-China trade deal has opened up new opportunities for American beef producers as China has agreed to ease its limits on hormones in beef.
9 January 2020
The UK government is considering imposing tariffs on food imports from countries with lower food safety standards than its own.
6 January 2020
The Government of Kenya has begun the aerial spraying of chemicals to deal with locusts, which it now sees as a threat to food security in the country.
17 December 2019
The UK Government has implemented new European Union official control regulations for the agri-food chain.
16 December 2019
Australia is set to launch a new mandatory code of conduct for its dairy industry in an effort to help farmers negotiate a fair price with processors.
29 November 2019
US producers will be able to export more beef to the European Union (EU) after the European Parliament approved an increase in US beef imports.
28 November 2019
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has raised concerns over the use of cannabidiol (CBD) in food and beverage products.