Thursday, September 29, 2022
IVF a new asset for boosting India's indigenous cattle population for milk output
The Pune Agricultural College in Pune, India has used IVF to successfully birth calves of the Sahiwal and Gir indigenous breeds that can be used to boost milk production for small farmers, Hindustan Times reported.
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Fiji released 14 improved cattle breeds to farmers
The Fiji Ministry of Agriculture said it has released 14 improved cattle breeds to farmers at the Nacocolevu Research Station in Sigatoka town as part of the ministry's efforts to improve cattle genetics, FBC News reported.
Thursday, September 29, 2022
More than 3 million cattle in Indonesia vaccinated against food-and-mouth disease
Indonesia's Task Force for FMD (food-and-mouth disease) Handling said 3,038,262 cattle in the country had received FMD vaccination as of September 25, Antara reported.
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
How India's Gujarat and Rajasthan states fight lumpy skin disease
Lumpy skin disease (LSD) has swept through the Indian states of Punjab, Gujarat and Rajasthan in northwest India and claimed the lives of thousands of cattle.
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
New South Wales, Australia in five-year agreement to create next-gen mRNA livestock vaccines
Tiba Biotech, a pre-clinical biopharmaceutical company, has entered into a five-year agreement with the Australian state government of New South Wales to develop next-generation mRNA vaccines against emergency animal diseases that threaten ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Asian Development Bank plans $14 billion to promote long-term food security in Asia and Pacific
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced on September 27 plans to provide at least $14 billion over 2022–2025 in a comprehensive programme of support to ease a worsening food crisis in Asia and the Pacific, and improve long-term foo ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Nebraska, US Beef Board sets budget for next fiscal year
The Beef Board of Nebraska, the United States, recently established the next fiscal year's budget, as well as determine projects to be funded.
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Australia's beef industry starts research on genetic traits of beef cattle's methane emissions
The Australian beef industry has launched a $15 million research project, examining the genetic traits of methane emissions in beef cattle.
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Nestlé looks into technologies for creating animal-free dairy products
Nestlé announced that it is exploring emerging technologies for the development of animal-free and protein-based dairy products.
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Australia's CirPro to introduce steaks from cattle fed methane-reducing seaweed supplement
South Australian protein producer CirPro is preparing to plate up the first steaks from cattle that have been fed a new methane-reducing seaweed feed supplement, as farmers line up for products that will help cut their emissions.
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
SPACE 2022 returns in Rennes, France, and focuses on climate and youth
The SPACE agriculture trade show happened in Rennes, France, on September 13-15, marking its 35th anniversary.
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Nepal begins lumpy skin disease vaccine trial
Authorities in Nepal have started a vaccine trial on animals to check the effectiveness of a vaccine for lumpy skin disease (LSD).
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Australian experts cast doubt on zero foot-and-mouth disease cases among Bali cattle
Experts from Australia have cast doubt on claims by Indonesian officials such as Bali's Agriculture and Food Security office that there are no cases of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) among the state's cattle in the past few weeks, ABC News re ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
UK beef imports in July slow down, exports remain stable
The UK imported 17,400 tonnes of fresh and frozen beef in July this year, 9.1% lower compared to the month before and 2,600 tonnes on 13% down year-on-year, the UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board reported.
Monday, September 26, 2022
Hamlet Protein appoints new CFO
Hamlet Protein, a global producer of specialty ingredients for young animal nutrition, has announced the appointment of chief finance officer Poul Jørgensen.

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