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“BREEDING ANIMALS SHOULD NOT BE SLAUGHTERED AS SACRIFICIALS”

Turkey Cattle Breeders’ Association (TDSYMB) Vice President and Ardahan Provincial Cattle Breeders’ Association President Yunus Baydar said that breeding animals should not be selected as sacrificials for the future of production. Stating that 1.2 million cattle and 3.5 million sheep and goats are expected to be slaughtered this year, Baydar …

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NİHAT ÇELİK: MEAT SHOULD BE INCLUDED IN RAMADAN PACKAGES

Turkey Sheep and Goat Breeders’ Association (TÜDKİYEB) Chairman Nihat Çelik, during the conversation meeting with journalists, said that they were very pleased with Digital Agriculture Market (DİTAP) which will carry the entire chain of food production and consumption to the digital platform, to be put into force by the Ministry …

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OSMAN YARDIMCI: NO PRICE HIKE IN RED MEAT DURING RAMADAN

“There is no price hike in red meat in Ramadan,” said Osman Yardımcı, Vice President of the Butchers’ Federation. Butchers’ Federation of Turkey Vice President Osman Yardımcı said there will be no price increase of red meat in the month of Ramadan. “We have always such provocative remarks in Ramadan …

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AHMET HACIİNCE: TEN PERCENT OF SACRIFICIALS IS WASTED

National Red Meat Council (UKON) has made important warnings on account of the Feast of Sacrifice… National Red Meat Council (UKON) Chairman Ahmet Hacıince said that approximately 200 thousand tons of red meat production took place during the Feast of Sacrifice, while about 10 percent of sacrificial slaughter wasted due …

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TURKEY PRODUCED 256 000 TONS OF RED MEAT FROM APRIL TO JUNE…

Turkey produced 255,455 tons of red meat in the second three months of this year, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat). The country’s red meat production fell by 4.1 percent year-on-year in the second quarter and it was up 20.8 percent on a quarterly basis. Turkey’s estimated cattle meat …

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PROF. DR. NAZİMİ AÇIKGÖZ: PLANT BASED MEAT MARKET REACHES 85 BILLION DOLLARS

Plant Based Meat Market 85 Billion Dollars in 2030s… A Swiss investment firm UBS estimates that the 4.6 billion dollars plant-based protein and meat market in 2018 will reach 85 billion dollars by 2030 (1). The same source adds that the plant-based milk market could reach 37.5 billion dollars for …

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OSMAN YARDIMCI: 15 PERCENT OF SACRIFICIAL MEAT GOES TO WASTE

Butchers Federation of Turkey Vice Chairman Osman Yardımcı said that the flesh of sacrificials needs to disassemble through the hands of experts, so 15 percent of the sacrificial meat is going to waste every year. This means that thousands of animals.” Yardımcı said: “Unexperinced and novice butchers are on the …

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LIVESTOCK REPORT ON ANIMALS FOR SACRIFICATION-2019 IN TURKEY…

This is a summary of the report prepared by Chamber of Agricultural Engineers (ZMO) just before the Feast of Qurban in Turkey… · Officially in Turkey’s history, firstly in 2010 and then 2011, 2017 and 2018 sacrificials were imported. · In 2018, 866 thousand cattle and 2 million 682 thousand …

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BÜLENT TUNÇ: INCREASE OF 2 LIRAS IN RED MEAT IS BELOW OUR EXPECTATIONS

July 26, 2019 Meat and Milk Institution (ESK) increased meat purchase prices by 2 liras… Meat and Milk Institution raised 2 liras per kg on purchasing prices of cattle carcass meat. Accordingly the purchase price of imported animals marked up to 31 liras from 29 liras per kg and for …

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SHEPHERDS BOYCOTT MARKETS FOR SELLING IRREGULAR SACRIFICIALS!

Ovine shepherds boycotted supermarkets for selling cheap sacrificials on social media in Turkey! Members of Ovine Shepherds Union came together on social media with the motto of ‘Claim your sacrificial’ declared that they have been aggrieved by such markets just before The Feast of Qurban. “As you can see on …

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