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Thursday, December 18, 2014
View news from Australia Scientists and Industry Progressing on Cow Talk
GLOBAL - Thoughts on the language of cattle, both dead and alive, are currently receiving major scrutiny....
View news from United States New Animal Welfare Programme Leader at Tyson Foods
US - Tyson Foods, Inc., has appointed Dr Christine Daugherty as its new Animal Well-Being Programs leader....
View news from China Chinese Farm Produce Prices Rise Slightly
CHINA - Farm produce prices rose slightly in the first week of December, according to a Ministry of Commerce survey of prices in 36 large and medium sized cities....
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
View news from South Africa Peanut Brittle Style Coating Offers Nutrition Breakthrough
SOUTH AFRICA - South African cattle are being fed “peanut brittle” style coated vitamins to ensure nutrient absorption....
View news from United States New Slaughterhouses to Open in Maine
US - Two poultry processing plants and a slaughterhouse dedicated to red meat – are slated to open in Maine in the next few months....
View news from United Kingdom Faster Growth and Lower Feed Costs From Calf Coats
UK - Calf coats can have a positive impact on growth rates and feed costs of winter born calves, a study has shown. ...
View news from Poland Kosher Slaughter Ban Withdrawn in Poland
POLAND - A court has overturned an earlier ban on kosher slaughter of animals, which was due to come into effect in 2015....
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
View news from Global Cows Have Three Lines of Conversation
GLOBAL – Bovines communicate with each other using three individualised calls, acoustic analysis has found....
View news from Australia Pregnancy Checks A Must For Profitable Herds
AUSTRALIA – Cattle pregnancy testing, if done accurately, can save money and save on wasted calves, a veterinary body is saying....
View news from Brazil Brazilian Genomics Shaves Weeks of TB Detection
BRAZIL – Two breakthroughs have reduced tuberculosis testing waiting times on bovine samples from three months to two days....
View news from United Kingdom New UK Food Labelling Regulations
UK - New Food Information to Consumers’ (FIC) regulations are now in force, as of 13 December. ...
View news from United Kingdom Abattoir Waste Charges Increased by More Than 60 per cent
UK - National Farmers Union (NFU) members are expressing concern that abattoir waste charges have risen by more than 60 per cent in recent weeks....
Monday, December 15, 2014
View news from Australia Cattle Outlook: US Carries on As Net Beef Importer
US - More beef is being imported into the US, largely due to greater Australian volumes, according to two Missouri economists. ...
View news from United Kingdom Livestock Event 2015 to Host Four National Beef Shows
UK - Four beef breeds will be staging major national fixtures at Livestock Event, the UK’s largest event within the sector, to be held at The NEC, Birmingham on Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 July 2015....
View news from European Union Bluetongue Keeps Redrawing Borders
CYPRUS – The confines of the Bluetongue virus (BTV) has been substantially extended eastwards by official confirmation of an outbreak on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus....
View news from Australia Cattle Turnoff in Australia to Remain High
AUSTRALIA - Cattle turnoff for the remainder of 2014-15 is pegged to remain high, with slaughter and live exports forecast to reach 10.35 million head, back slightly from 2013-14, according to ABARES’ Agricultural commodities: December quarter 2014....
Friday, December 12, 2014
View news from United States Market Analyst: Global Consumption Favouring Beef Over Pork
ANALYSIS - Mike Zuzolo discusses the major market developments this week....
View news from South Africa OIE Encouraged by Progress Made in FMD Controlled Areas
SOUTH AFRICA - South Africa hosted a team of experts from the World Organization for Animal Health, (OIE) from 30 November to 06 December 2014. This mission's intention was to assess the implementation of OIE standards on zonal freedom of foot-and-mouth...
View news from Australia Weekly Australian Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
View news from United States Record US Beef-Export Value for October
US - October 2014 beef exports were up two per cent year-on-year to 242.2 million pounds and export value reached a record-high $687.1 million – up 22 per cent from a year ago....
View news from Australia Australian Live Cattle Exports Continue to Grow
AUSTRALIA - While Australian live cattle exports in October, at almost 81,000 head, were back more than 50,000 head on what was shipped in September, the exports in the year to October are 60 per cent above year-ago levels....
View news from United States Tyson Built for Growth
US - An expanded portfolio of strong brands, increased focus on the consumer and the creation of acquisition synergies are among the reasons Tyson Foods, is built for growth, company officials told investors and analysts during Tyson Foods' Investor Day...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
View news from Turkey 5th Global Feed & Food Congress Launched, Registration Open
TURKEY - The 5th anniversary edition of the Global Feed & Food Congress (GFFC) will be held for the first time ever in Turkey and will bring together the global feed and food chain in Antalya on 18-20 April 2016. ...
View news from United States Import Prices to US Dropping Sharply
US - Imported beef prices in the US continued their sharp fall of recent weeks, according to the weekly survey carried out by the Steiner Consulting Group for the MLA market report....
View news from United States Foot and Mouth Vaccination Control Strategies
US - Simulation models have beene developed to assess the impact of livestock herd types and vaccination on foot and mouth disease (FMD) outbreaks using the North American Animal Disease Spread Model....
View news from United Kingdom Scotch Beef Named Scotland’s Favourite Food
SCOTLAND, UK - Farmers, butchers and processors throughout Scotland are celebrating the news that Scotch Beef PGI has been revealed as the nation’s favourite Scottish food....
View news from Australia Producers 'Underestimate Value' of Accurate Pregnancy Testing
AUSTRALIA - Cattle pregnancy testing can boost a producer’s bottom line but it must be accurate, says Australian Cattle Veterinarians (ACV), a special interest group of the Australian Veterinary Association....
View news from Global Changes to US M-COOL Expected Before Canada and Mexico Retaliate
US/CANADA/MEXICO - The president of Paragon Economics expects the US Congress to make changes to Mandatory Country of Origin Labelling before Canada and Mexico impose retaliatory tariffs on imported US products, writes Bruce Cochrane....
 
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