Friday, September 23, 2022
Australia-funded project helps establish portable yards in Indonesia as part of FMD vaccination efforts
Five sets of portable yards to aid local government authorities in vaccinating cattle for foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) across the Indonesian Archipelago have now been completed, thanks to a project funded by Meat & Livestock Australia ( ...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
UK beef production up in August
Data from the UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) showed that the UK produced 73,000 tonnes of beef and veal in August 2022, 1% more than the month before and 0.1% higher year-on-year, the UK Agriculture and Hort ...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Uruguay land values up due to increasing demand for soybean and beef
Uruguayan land brokers said increased demand for soybean and beef in the country are boosting rural land prices for the second year in the row, Bloomberg reported.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
JBS hires global sustainability chief
JBS SA, the biggest meat company in the world, said they have hired Jason Weller as their first global chief sustainability officer, as the company aims to hit their goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040, Bloomberg reported.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Farmers in Australia concerned beef exports could be blocked by EU new law
Australia's National Farmers' Federation responded angrily to the possibility that tough new land-clearing protections adopted by the European parliament on Wednesday might prevent Australian beef exports, The Sydney Morning Herald reported ...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Indonesia implements strict policies on cattle movement before G20 Summit
The Indonesian government has announced strict policies on cattle movement, which includes the sale and transport of cattle and cattle farming products, so that the G20 Summit at Bali in November would be a success, Antara reported.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Companies from Laos and China work together to increase cattle output for export to China
A joint venture for the production of cattle intended for export to China has been agreed upon by Chinese and Laos companies, Xinhua News reported.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Teagasc director calls for end to slaughtering of unwanted male dairy calves in Ireland
The director of Irish agri-food authority Teagasc said that the practice of slaughtering unwanted male dairy calves in Ireland must be eliminated.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
10,000 cattle to be culled in Botswana due to food-and-mouth outbreak
Botswana, a major exporter of beef to the European Union, will cull 10,000 cattle to stop the spread of food-and-mouth disease in the country, Barron's reported.
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Plant extracts beneficial for China's dairy cows but use is limited
The population of Holstein dairy cows in China had dropped by more than half from 10 million in mid-2010 to 4.71 million in 2019, before rebounding to 5.76 million last year.
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Cattle farm part of Sarawak, Malaysia authority's efforts to expand cattle-based production in Serian
The Sarawak Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority (Salcra) in Sarawak, Malaysia, is operating a cattle-breeding farm at Mayang, according to a report from the Sarawak Public Communications Unit (Ukas).
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
More pork, broiler meat available for US consumers, USDA report states
In 2023, US consumers can anticipate greater availability of pork, broiler meat, and turkey, but less beef is expected, according to a Market Outlook report from the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Economic Research Service ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Animal DNA facility developed by Neogen opens in Queensland, Australia
THE rapid momentum being seen in the animal genetics field through the application of genomics has underpinned the launch of a gleaming new $11 million state-of-the-art DNA sampling and analysis facility near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
UK cattle population increased year-on-year in July
Recent data from the British Cattle Movement Service show that the number of cattle in the UK increased by 0.3% in July over the same month last year, with the population at 8 million head of cattle in total, an increase of 20,800 from July ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Boehringer Ingelheim launches Fencovis vaccine to prevent calf diarrhea
Boehringer Ingelheim is adding a new vaccine to its bovine vaccine portfolio with the launch of FencovisĀ® for the prevention of calf diarrhea and providing passive immunity to calves through the cows' maternal colostrum.

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