Brazil beats Ireland in race for Chinese market
Brazilian-based JBS, the world's largest beef exporter, saw profits jump in the first quarter of 2015 as new markets open in China and the US.
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.
French farmer wins court case against Bayer-Monsanto
A court in France has ruled that the manufacturer of a weedkiller was responsible for a farmer's illness.
Global Dairy Trade records 0.8% rise
The New Zealand Global Dairy Trade auction recorded another strong increase in butter prices.