An overview of the meat sector in India
The meat industry is the collective of diverse businesses that together supply much of the food energy consumed by the world population.
Meat Food Products Order 1973
There are various food laws applicable to food and related products in India, The Meat Food Products Order (MFPO) 1973, administers the permissible quantity of heavy metals, preservatives, and insecticide residues for meat products.
Govt should pay more attention to poultry industry
In the world of poultry, there are a few companies that are well known to people allover and one among them is Pioneer Poultry group. Pioneer poultry group started in the year 1970 near Tirupur in Coimbatore district.
Nutritional benefits of eating meat
Health professionals are advising a shift from red meat to white meat like poultry or lean meat, that has less saturated fat, less cholesterol and lesser correlation with colon cancer
Livestock industry calls for same status as agriculture
In India agriculture predominantly has been the occupation since ages while the livestock Industry has always been treated as a supplementary or subsidiary occupation.
First it was E-coli and Salmonella poisoning, then the Mad Cow disease, and now the H5N1 Bird Flu. What do these growing epidemics have in common? They are all transmitted to human consumers through chickens and other animals raised in farms.
Cold storages, vital link for frozen meat
Refrigerated storage which includes cold storage and frozen food storage is the best known method of preservation of food to retain its value and flavour.
AP tops in egg production
India ranks fifth in the world in egg production of 1.61 million tonnes. Of this, Andhra Pradesh is contributing one-third of total production of eggs.
Al Kabeer aim to be global leaders in frozen food
Hyderabad-based Al Kabeer Group, the pioneers of frozen and processed foods in the Middle East since 1978, now aim to be global leaders in Indian frozen foods.
Vista to develop ethnic RTE chicken products
Vista Processed Foods Pvt Ltd, the sole supplier of processed chicken and vegetable products to McDonald's, is all set to grow its business in three dimensions
Neglected meat and poultry sector derides prospects
A bit of digression at the outset is crucial to understand the depth of 'planned' neglect of the meat and poultry sector prevailing in Maharashtra.
IFFA 2007: Meet the meat business in Frankfurt
India is expected to make significant visitor numbers at IFFA, the international trade fair for the meat industry, to be held in Frankfurt from May 5-10, 2007.
International Poultry Expo promises to be even bigger
The International Poultry Expo (IPE) is the networking hub of the world for the poultry industry! Every segment of the poultry and egg industry is represented
IAI to tap Indian poultry and meat potential
After the success of ILDEX India 2006 in August, Pixie Publication India (P) Ltd has announced Indian Animal Industry Expo (IAI Expo 2007) at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from August 16-18.
Danisco beefs up the meat industry
Succulent textures, great taste and natural protection are major benefits for meat products made with ingredient solutions from Danisco.
SyneROX 4 combats oxidation in pâté
Vitiva, Slovenia, introduces a new oil soluble formulation of SyneROX 4 line, based on rosemary that extends the shelf life of fresh and chilled pâtés.
Meat industry is getting too complex
Shalimar Superfoods, the Mumbai-based conglomerate, with its commitment to fine dining, has maintained the satisfaction of the connoisseurs for the meat treat and reigned successfully for over four decades.
Less demand for frozen meat
Fresh meat, and not frozen meat, is the catchphrase of the people in India, particularly in Andhra Pradesh. This habit of demanding fresh meat is hampering the development of frozen and processed meat.