Saputo Inc, one of Canada's largest dairy producers, has an eye on Brazil for possible acquisitions, and could make deals worth as much as C$3.5 billion ($2.67 billion), its chief executive said on Thursday.
European Union (EU) milk producers were given their own keys to the kingdom about a year ago when the European Commission began phasing out the long-held quota system. Now EU production levels are going up, up, up, and
Brazil's government vowed on Tuesday to free up as much as 21 billion reais ($5.8 billion) in additional credit for farmers and cattle ranchers, in an effort to help pull Latin America's largest economy out of a two-yea
New Zealand's Fonterra Co-operative Group said on Thursday it will cut the price it pays Australian dairy farmers for their milk, following a similar move by rival Murray Goulburn amid a fall-off in demand from China.
Facing deeply entrenched differences and political headwinds, the top negotiators trying to reach a sweeping U.S.-European free trade deal avoided agriculture, public procurement and other thorny issues in talks this we
Nestle has struck a deal with Britain's R&R Ice Cream to form a joint venture that will sell ice cream and frozen food in more than 20 countries, its latest attempt to adapt to a changing and more competitive market.
Beleaguered dairy farmers in New Zealand can now see a glimmer of hope. After being hammered by a plunge in prices in a world market flush with supply, things are finally improving as China is buying more.
Canada may delay implementing new restrictions on the use of foreign workers as farmers and meat processors warn of severe labor shortages in one of the world's biggest agricultural exporters, the employment minister sa
Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co Ltd, Australia's biggest dairy producer, said its managing director quit on Wednesday as it blamed weaker than expected China sales for a profit warning, sending its shares to a record lo
Cuba is an island nation that depends on imports to feed its populace. Recently, President Barack Obama became the first president to visit Cuba since Calvin Coolidge. The end goal: easing trade restrictions that have l
The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) Board of Directors has endorsed the Trans Pacific Partnership after its staff and the U.S. Dairy Export Council spent the last few months analyzing the trade agreement.