Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Delayed cattle consignment in Darwin, Australia, now heading for Jakarta, Indonesia
A consignment of cattle delayed in a pre-export quarantine feedlot since mid-January sailed from Darwin, Australia, for Jakarta, Indonesia, on February 17, following the belated formal release of 2024 cattle import permits on February 16 by ...
Monday, February 5, 2024
US beef cattle herd hits lowest levels since 1951 due to prolonged drought
The US beef cattle herd, grappling with a relentless two-year drought, has dwindled to levels unseen since 1951, according to the latest annual survey from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Beef Central reported.
Tuesday, January 23, 2024
Pakistan livestock department facilitates investment for cattle, poultry industry
The Pakistan Livestock Department has established a dedicated counter at the Business Facilitation Centre (BFC), designed to streamline the issuance of 13 different types of Non-Objection Certificates (NOC), ensuring a smoother process for ...
Friday, January 5, 2024
Australia's immunisation drive shields thousands of Indonesian cattle from LSD
In an ongoing effort to safeguard Australia's cattle industry from biosecurity threats, the Australian government has sent its final and one-millionth vaccination dose to Indonesia to combat lumpy skin disease (LSD) and foot-and-mouth disea ...
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
UK cattle herd at 3.24 million head according to June census
The UK cattle breeding herd, both dairy and beef, was reported at 3.24 million head based on a June 2023 census.
Monday, December 18, 2023
US research initiatives awarded US$1.15 million to tackle liver abscesses in cattle
The International Consortium for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Agriculture (ICASA) has granted approximately US$1.15 million to four research initiatives in the United States focused on understanding the root causes of liver abscesses in bee ...
Thursday, December 14, 2023
Cattle Australia to create framework for reporting country's land management in beef production
Australian grassfed cattle industry peak council, Cattle Australia, has committed to developing a national framework to international reporting requirements for land management practices in the country's beef production systems.
Thursday, November 30, 2023
Anthrax resurfaces in beef cattle in North Dakota county, US
A new case of anthrax in beef cattle in Grant County, North Dakota, the United States, has been confirmed by the North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.
Thursday, November 23, 2023
Vietnam adopts new cattle welfare standards, aligning with Australia's beef industry
Vietnam has introduced new voluntary animal standards for cattle, to align with Australia's robust animal welfare practices, at the Australia-Vietnam Beef Cattle Symposium held in Hanoi, Countryman reported.
Monday, November 20, 2023
Australian university uses sensors to study cattle's consumption patterns
Simple on-animal sensors could be a game changer for Australian beef cattle nutrition, according to research conducted at University of Queensland (UQ).
Wednesday, November 15, 2023
US cattle beef organisation opposes USDA's allowance of beef imports from Paraguay
The National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) in the United States has expressed strong opposition against the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) decision to allow Paraguayan beef imports starting next month.
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Invasive Asian longhorned ticks pose a growing threat to cattle in Ohio, US
The invasive Asian longhorned tick has been recognised as a significant threat for cattle in Ohio, United States, raising concerns about potential disease transmission in the state, reported.
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Texas A&M project looks into using omega-6 fatty acids to reduce early embryonic loss in US cattle
Utilising omega-6 fatty acids as a management strategy to mitigate early embryonic loss in cattle, a major cause of reproductive and economic losses to the US beef industry, is the focus of a new Texas A&M AgriLife Research-led project.
Thursday, November 2, 2023
Drought threatens Alberta, Canada cattle industry, feed assistance programme insufficient
The cattle industry in Alberta, Canada is grappling with a severe crisis due to another year of relentless drought, and while the recently announced AgriRecovery programme is expected to provide some relief, representatives from the Alberta ...
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Persistent drought keeps growth of US beef cattle herds in check, says cattle industry official
The US beef cattle herd has been shrinking for several years, driven primarily by severe drought in cattle country.

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