Almond production booming in California
Almonds are one the largest agricultural exports from California, producing 83% of the world’s supply. There are 6,800 growers in the state.
Chinese pork imports forecast to jump 40% this year
African swine fever continues to hit Chinese pig farms and domestic production is in freefall, local authorities have warned.
200,000ha Australian farm bought by Saudi firm
The deal to sell the farm is worth in the region of €38m.
Vigilante animal activists targeting farms could face prison in Australia
The current Australian government has said that if re-elected it would introduce legislation to jail vigilante animal activists targeting farms.