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01 October 2018
View news from Canada CMC Says Completed USMCA Critical for Continued Growth of Canadian Meat Industry
CANADA - The US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), finalized late last night, is an important step in maintaining competitiveness and continuing to grow the meat industry in Canada....
View news from United States NCBA 'Strongly Supports' Expanding Trade with Japan
US - Last week (Wednesday, 26 September), it was announced that the United States and Japan are to pursue a bilateral trade agreement....
View news from Fiji Fiji Successfully Executes First Cattle Embryo Transfer
FIJI - Fiji's first embryo transfer program on cattle has been marked a success following the birth of calves or calving stage at the Ministry of Agriculture’s Sigatoka Research Station....
28 September 2018
View news from United States Q&A: Crafting an effective implant strategy at the feedlot
Nutritionist offers advice for simplifying an often complex decision-making process...
27 September 2018
View news from United States CME: Fed Cattle Prices Hold Together Better Than Expected
US - Fed cattle prices have held together much better than expected in recent weeks despite a notably larger supply of cattle on feed, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
View news from Myanmar Govt Reviews Live Cattle Export Programme
MYANMAR - The government is reviewing its year-old cattle export pilot programme, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation said....
View news from Fiji Ministry Works to Replace TB-affected Cattle
FIJI - Fiji's Ministry of Agriculture is working with the relevant stakeholder on replacement of stocks for cattle farmers affected by bovine tuberculosis (TB)....
View news from United States US, Korean Presidents Sign Free Trade Pact; Groups Welcome KORUS
US - The signing of a renegotiated free-trade agreement between the US and the Republic of Korea is spurring optimism that export markets for American farm goods won't shut down and may even expand....
26 September 2018
View news from United States CME: Beef Exports Quite Robust Through August
US - At the end of August there were 2.622 billion pounds of beef, pork, chicken and turkey in cold storage, 7.7 per cent more than a year ago and 14.1 per cent more than the five year average, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
25 September 2018
Four FMD Outbreaks Reported in Oio Region
GUINEA-BISSAU - Dr Direcção Geral da Pecuária from the Ministry of Agriculture has reported four outbreaks of foot and mouth disease at various cattle farms in Oio region....
View news from United States Land O'Lakes SUSTAIN Debuts First-of-its-kind Digital Platform
US - Land O’Lakes SUSTAIN yesterday announced its plan to roll out the Truterra™ Insights Engine, an interactive on-farm digital platform that will help farmers advance their stewardship goals and return-on-investment in real time, acre-by-acre and...
View news from United States EU Chef Team Visit Designed to Create 'US Beef Ambassadors'
US - USMEF Representative Yuri Barutkin led a diverse team of European chefs and food company managers on a mission to Colorado to educate them about US beef and encourage them to become "US Beef Ambassadors" in their home countries. ...
View news from Global Climate Change Reshapes Agriculture; Global Trade to be Increasingly Pivotal
GLOBAL - With climate change poised to alter significantly the ability of many world regions to produce food, it is expected that international trade in agricultural products will have an increasingly important contribution to feeding the planet and responding...
View news from United States CME: Latest COF Report Labeled Neutral to Bearish
US - Earlier this week, the DLR went through analyst expectations ahead of the "Cattle on Feed" report. Friday’s release of the actual data has been labeled neutral to bearish in deferred contracts with plenty of cattle supplies moving through the supply...
24 September 2018
View news from United Kingdom Animal Health, Carcase Spec Key to Profitability
SCOTLAND, UK - The potential to increase profitability by meeting processors’ carcase specification requirements will be one of the focus areas of the next meeting of the Borders Monitor Farm on Wednesday, 26 September....
View news from Ireland Winter Finishers Need Contract Prices
IRELAND - Speaking at the Ploughing Championships in Tullamore, IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said factories needed to come forward with viable contract prices for winter beef finishers....
View news from United States Researchers Report First Evidence of ESBL Producing E. coli in US Retail Meat
US - A new study using antimicrobial susceptibility testing and whole genome sequencing to test extended spectrum beta lactamase (ESBL) producing E. coli isolated from cattle for food production and from various retail meat products has shown that all...
View news from China French President Moves Relations Into High Gear
CHINA - French and Chinese presidents are key proponents of continued globalization and international cooperation....
21 September 2018
View news from United States CME: COF Placements Expected to be Largest Since 2012
US - USDA NASS’s "Cattle on Feed" looms ahead on Friday, providing an update for cattle marketed and placed in the month of August. Earlier this week analysts put forth their thoughts in the form of pre-report estimates, reports Steiner Consulting...
View news from Bosnia and Herzegovina Qatar Charity Opens Cattle Farms in Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA - Qatar Charity (QC) has established two cattle farms in Bosnia and Herzegovina to provide a permanent income for 20 poor families, while the third farm is expected to be opened soon....
View news from United Kingdom Research Reveals How Same Foods Create Markedly Different Environmental Impacts
UK - Researchers at Oxford University and the Swiss agricultural research institute, Agroscope, have created the most comprehensive database yet on the environmental impacts of nearly 40,000 farms, and 1,600 processors, packaging types, and retailers....
20 September 2018
View news from European Union Bayer announces Care4Cattle grant recipients in celebration of advancing cattle well-being
Three projects to receive Care4Cattle grants for innovations in advancing the well-being of cattle. Care4Cattle received over 100 entries across 37 countries, with winners selected from Australia, Brazil and the United Kingdom. ...
View news from Korea, South US Beef Steak, Pork Sausages in Showcased Korea
SOUTH KOREA - US beef chuck eye roll steak and US pork sausages were highlighted by USMEF at a special "Picnic on the Bridge" event at the 2018 Seoul Food Festival in South Korea....
19 September 2018
View news from Japan Heartland Team Explores US Red Meat Successes, Potential in Japan
JAPAN - USMEF’s eighth Heartland Team featured a mix of producers and other agricultural industry leaders getting a firsthand look at the success of US red meat in Japan, as well the potential for future growth in the leading value market for both US...
18 September 2018
View news from United States New Video Featuring Virginia Cattle Producers Rebutting State Official
US - Yesterday, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the Public Lands Council released a third video in their campaign to modernize the Endangered Species Act (ESA)....
View news from France Thermo Fisher Scientific launches qPCR-based kit for quick detection of mastitis pathogens in dairy herds
VetMAX MastiType Multi qPCR Kit identifies 15 most significant mastitis-causing pathogens in three hours....
View news from Thailand VIV Asia 2019 towards the future of Food Engineering
The show fills up the whole BITEC in Bangkok with more than 1250 exhibitors representing all species and sectors of the value chain....
17 September 2018
View news from Australia Perth’s Nobu Serves World's Most Expensive Beef
AUSTRALIA - Diners with deep pockets are happily forking out for the world’s most expensive beef at Nobu at Crown Perth....
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