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, October 24, 2023
China's beef production to reach record levels in 2024, USDA reports
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has released its latest forecast, indicating that China's beef production is set to reach historically high levels in 2024, with a predicted growth rate of 2.7%, resulting in a total of 7.7 ...
Wednesday, September 27, 2023
USDA-backed project to test novel sorghum cultivars for beef, dairy cattle in US
A new USDA-supported project will test and release several new sorghum cultivars that promise high-yielding, nutritious forage for beef and dairy cattle operations in US north-central states.
Tuesday, August 15, 2023
US pork exports in June up 12%, beef exports down 12%, according to USDA data
US pork exports concluded a strong first half with another strong performance in June, according to data released by the United States Department of Agriculture and compiled by the US Meat Export Federation.
Thursday, July 13, 2023
Petition to USDA seeks to prevent questionable claims of "climate-friendly" beef
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has petitioned the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to prohibit beef producers like Tyson Foods from claiming their products as "climate-friendly" and to require independent veri ...
Wednesday, July 12, 2023
USDA reports increase in pork cutout value, beef cutout value declines
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has revealed that the pork cutout value rose by 6% compared to the previous week, while the beef cutout value has seen a slight decline in the past two weeks, Supermarket Perimeter reported ...
Thursday, June 15, 2023
USDA expects higher US beef production, lower pork, broiler output in 2023
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has increased expectations for 2023 US beef production, while lowering projections for pork, broilers and turkey.
Thursday, June 1, 2023
US beef producers oppose USDA proposal to allow Paraguayan imports
A proposal by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to permit beef imports from Paraguay into the US market is facing strong opposition from American producer groups, Agri-Pulse reported.
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
USDA expects China will increase demand for beef and pork in 2023
The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service post in Beijing expects rising demand in China for beef and pork in 2023, with increased production for both meats and more impots for pork, Nasdaq reported.
Friday, October 21, 2022
USDA: 2022 marks most beef produced for a September period, pork output down slightly
More beef was produced in the United States in September this year than any other Septembers on record, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) said.
Thursday, February 3, 2022
US sees lowest numbers of beef cows in seven years, according to USDA
The United States has the fewest beef cows in seven years, the United States Department of Agriculture said on January 31, signaling that high meat prices will continue to rise.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
New USDA guidelines for controlling pathogens in beef and poultry unveiled
The United States Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has released new guidance documents for controlling beef and raw poultry pathogens.
Monday, September 28, 2020
USDA funds US$1 million research to identify how COVID-19 affects beef supply chain
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) will fund a $1 million research project to study how COVID-19 coronavirus may be transmitted in the domestic beef supply chain, from US farm cattle to meat packaging, Reuters reported.
Thursday, September 10, 2020
USMEF reviews USDA data: US beef exports rebounded, pork demand from Mexico
According to United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) July data, Erin Borror, US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) economist said US beef exports has rebounded but remains lower than last year, while there is increasing pork demand from ...
Friday, June 12, 2020
USDA to expand E. coli tests to ground beef
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is set to expand testing of non-O157 STEC (Shiga toxin-producing E. coli) on ground beef, including raw ground beef components, the Food Poisoning Bulletin reported.

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