Brazil exports threat 

The supply of Brazilian beef for export may be reduced due to increased domestic production, analysts predict. Brazilians consumed an additional 180,000 tonnes of beef last year. 

Breakfast boost 

Farmhouse Breakfast Week will be taking place from 20-26 January in an attempt to encourage the public to cook healthy breakfasts and use more bacon, eggs and regional foods. 

Pig production high 

The British pig industry is still showing improved production performance, the latest Cost of Production survey published by the British Pig Executive (BPEX) has shown. But the high cost of feed remains a major worry for the sector.