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Wire in gut one of the main causes of suckler cow deaths in the UK

Wire in gut one of the main causes of suckler cow deaths in the UK

Post-mortem results for in the UK shows that wire in the gut is one of the main causes of suckler...

June 4, 2015

Irish sheepmeat exports to the UK have increased

Irish sheepmeat exports to the UK have increased

Irish sheepmeat exports have increased by 1% from this time last year, according to Eblex, the organisation for the English...

June 2, 2015

Why Brazilian beef exports are declining

Why Brazilian beef exports are declining

In the first three months of 2015 beef exports from Brazil fell almost a quarter on 2014 levels to 232,000t,...

April 24, 2015

Global beef and veal exports to jump by 3% this year

Global beef and veal exports to jump by 3% this year

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has revised its expectations for the global beef and veal sector, forecasting exports to...

April 24, 2015

UK sheep meat production on the rise – highest figures in 12 years

UK sheep meat production on the rise – highest figures in 12 years

UK sheep meat production was up 5% in the first quarter of 2015, Eblex says. At 69,300t this was the...

April 17, 2015

Big UK multiples see big drop in lamb sales

Big UK multiples see big drop in lamb sales

Lamb sales in the UK have been down on 2013 levels for much of the year so far according to...

December 16, 2014

Genetics research to improve ewe longevity

Genetics research to improve ewe longevity

New research funded by EBLEX into the genetics of ewe longevity could benefit the sheep industry on the back of...

November 27, 2014

Three countries account for 90% of Chinese beef imports

Three countries account for 90% of Chinese beef imports

In the first nine months of this year beef imports into China increased by 14%, compared with the same period...

November 24, 2014

UK beef and lamb processors prepare to enter US market

UK beef and lamb processors prepare to enter US market

UK beef and lamb processors have been gearing up for inspections that could allow them export to the US. EBLEX...

November 21, 2014

China reopens its doors to Brazilian beef

China reopens its doors to Brazilian beef

China has reopened its doors to Brazilian beef, after closing Brazilian beef out of the market for the past two...

November 18, 2014

UK beef markets to firm significantly during early 2015

UK beef markets to firm significantly during early 2015

UK beef prices should firm up next year amid tighter supplies, according to the latest forecasts from EBLEX – the...

November 17, 2014

UK fears poor Irish beef prices could impact British market

UK fears poor Irish beef prices could impact British market

There s some risk that the widening price differential between UK and Irish beef prices could impact the British market...

November 4, 2014

Prospects of a firmer UK beef market next year

Prospects of a firmer UK beef market next year

The latest AHDB/EBLEX forecasts for beef and veal indicate that 2015 will be a year of lower cattle availability and...

November 3, 2014

UK prime cattle numbers to fall as suckler herd plummets

UK prime cattle numbers to fall as suckler herd plummets

The current reduction in the numbers of prime cattle in the UK is likely to continue according to a recent...

October 28, 2014

Brazil beef exports worth over €3.1 billion this year

Brazil beef exports worth over €3.1 billion this year

Brazilian beef and veal exports in the first nine months of this year were up by 8% on the same...

October 24, 2014

€7.7m EU funding to promote lamb consumption in Europe

€7.7m EU funding to promote lamb consumption in Europe

Ireland, the UK and France are to benefit from new EU funding of €7.7m which is being introduced to promote...

October 20, 2014

Scottish dairy on the up at the expense of sucklers

Scottish dairy on the up at the expense of sucklers

Latest figures show that the dairy herd in Scotland is on the increase while the opposite is the case for...

October 20, 2014

UK beef, sheep marketing spend worth £217m

UK beef, sheep marketing spend worth £217m

EBLEX’s efforts to help average-performing producers bridge the gap to become top producers through its £3.1 million investment in research...

October 11, 2014