In the Market – Glutamine in short position June 2015

Suddenly Glutamine has disappeared from European stocks for June delivery. It has been we think, a combination of low and uncertain prices that has delayed shipments to Europe. Not only China is short but Daesang, Korea have limited stocks for … Continue reading

Quality Red Meat ..its safe

BBC Horizon programme asked if eating meat was bad for you. The conclusion was that red meat was OK but processed meats did carry risks . This review from the Guardian summed the programme up best. http://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2014/aug/18/horizon-should-i-eat-meat-big-health-dilemma-tv-review-new-tricks. I wrote an article … Continue reading

Alternative Proteins go mainstream

Alternative Proteins are becoming big business according to Bloomberg Report from Last April. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-04-23/you-will-eat-your-peas-now-as-big-food-binges-on-protein.html Pea protein is being used by mainstream food companies as alternatives to Wheat and Soya in biscuits and snacks. It is said in the article that … Continue reading