Uruguay’s world first in cattle farming

7th Sep 2015 Comments Off on Uruguay’s world first in cattle farming
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Uruguay’s world first in cattle farming

4th Sep 2015 Comments Off on Uruguay’s world first in cattle farming

By Wyre Davies Rio de Janeiro correspondent Calves are tagged twice in the world’s first completely traceable meat process. Uruguay is sometimes described as “one big farm”. It’s a country, albeit a small one, where cattle outnumber people by four to one and farming is the most important part of the economy. Like their fathers […]

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BPU Meat carried out the first humane ritual slaughter in Uruguay respecting high standards of animal welfare

17th Aug 2015 Comments Off on BPU Meat carried out the first humane ritual slaughter in Uruguay respecting high standards of animal welfare

“Under the guidelines of Temple Grandin BPU’s proposal for humane ritual slaughter was designed to ensure the animal’s welfare, to offer a better quality product and to provide a safe working environment for employees, maintaining production efficiency,” the manager of BPU plant, Juan Carlos Jones, sums up. One of the main ethical aspects which has […]

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BPU continues promoting corporate social responsability actions among its employes

17th Aug 2015 Comments Off on BPU continues promoting corporate social responsability actions among its employes

Between June and July, the company set up two new Corporate Social Responsibility actions with its workers. One related to sports and the other related to road safety. Road safety Taking into account that around 70% of the company’s workers go to work by motorcycle and the new regulations in force demand the use of […]

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Uruguay leader in improving stockbreeding competitiveness

17th Aug 2015 Comments Off on Uruguay leader in improving stockbreeding competitiveness

Caption: Representatives of BPU, Hereford, MGAP, INIAm INAC and ARU. THE SLAUGHTER OF THE FIRST CALVES WAS CARRIED OUT According to the Minister of Livestock, Tabaré Aguerre, the Project of Improvement of Uruguayan Stockbreeding Competitiveness, “positions genetics in the leading edge of knowledge, “pointing out that in addition to the scientific and technologic aspects of […]

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María Pía Fernández competed in Toronto 2015

17th Aug 2015 Comments Off on María Pía Fernández competed in Toronto 2015

The athlete from Trinidad sponsored by BPU in the context of its Corporate Social Responsibility plan ended her participation at the Toronto 2015 Pan-American Games in the Women’s 1500m final in a time of 4’27″17. The Pan-American podium was composed of the Colombian Muriel Coneo who won the gold in a time of 4:09.05, Canada’s […]

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