Horsegate” has left the European Union,  thought to have one of the most transparent supply chains in the world, now questioning how this could have happened. Animal health concerns have meant that North America is investigating the use of yet another growth promoter. All the while input costs are rising, making feed efficiency vital for sustainable business, but what does feed efficiency mean in practical terms? In this volatile environment, is transparency even possible? Against this backdrop, how do beef producers improve margins? [read full article]