Posts tagged "Chicken"

Chicken prices shrink as industry grows

[3 August/Stuff] Chicken prices are decreasing with the expansion of the poultry industry. According to Statistics New Zealand, prices fell 8.5 percent in the last 12 months. A Woolworths NZ Spokeswoman said there were a number of factors that influenced food prices. She added simple demand and supply was one factor driving the trend in...

Chicken king Wiesenhof invests in cultured meat

[14 January/Handelsblatt Global] While there is little doubt that German consumers love meat, Wiesenhof, the country’s largest poultry supplier, has made an investment into Isreali start-up, SuperMeat. SuperMeat is focusing on using stem cells to grow meat with a goal of making a product that is cheaper than conventional meat using significantly less resources. Wiesenhof’s...