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28 September 2022
View news from United States Importance of New Technologies for Crop Farming
Adoption of technology has been important to production agriculture for decades. Through the adoption of technology and improved managerial practices, aggregate agricultural U.S. farm output in the United States tripled from 1948 to 2017 with almost no...
26 September 2022
View news from United States Research Tracking Cattle Disease Turns Up Invasive Ticks in Arkansas, USA
Asian longhorned tick found in survey of livestock...
23 September 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: August US milk production up 1.7 percent
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news....
21 September 2022
View news from United States USDA scientist evaluates food patterns for healthy adults eating dairy-free vegetarian or vegan diets
A scientist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS) assessed the current Healthy Vegetarian Dietary Pattern of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) and found that it can be adapted for a dairy-free vegetarian...
20 September 2022
View news from Canada Time is money: rapid diagnostic testing for bovine respiratory disease
A multidisciplinary research team is working to develop rapid genomic testing methods that will change the way feedlots make decisions about antimicrobial use and ultimately improve antimicrobial stewardship....
19 September 2022
View news from United States Cattle Genomics: sire selection tools for breeding more productive, profitable cows
When we think about what makes a commercial cowherd exceptional, we must remember the long-term role that effective sire selection plays. ...
16 September 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: China to purchase 19% less beef in '23, Australian beef supplies increasing
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news....
15 September 2022
View news from Uganda Zoetis trains over 26,000 vets, paraprofessionals and farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa
How has Zoetis' A.L.P.H.A. Initiative met it's objectives?...
13 September 2022
View news from United States Why ranchers are adopting practices to protect grasslands with WWF
Casey and Lacey Coulter operate Coulter Family Ranch in central Montana, while raising their children Garrett, Poppy, and Daisy on the place their family homesteaded in 1914....
12 September 2022
View news from United States Tepary beans offer producers a low-input, climate-resilient legume alternative
Ancient crop provides flavor for humans, forage for livestock....
07 September 2022
View news from United Kingdom Serious flaws in the estimations of global water needs are putting agriculture and communities around the world at risk
Serious flaws in the estimations of global water needs are putting agriculture and communities around the world at risk, according to recent research from an international team of researchers, including some from the University of Oxford....
06 September 2022
View news from United States University of Saskatchewan research aims to help cows, forage plants deal with stress
Two University of Saskatchewan (USask) researchers have been awarded $322,000 in total by a federal agency for developing drought and salinity-tolerant forage crops, and reducing heat stress in dairy cattle. ...
02 September 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: China halts some imports from US, Turkish cattle farmers struggling
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news....
31 August 2022
View news from Netherlands 5 questions about heat and its impact on livestock
A hot week is coming up. With rising temperatures, we humans look for some cooling. But how does this work for animals? What can farmers do to accommodate their livestock in this heat? We asked our experts five questions about the heat and its impact...
25 August 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: Chicken Big Mac, price of beef falling in US
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news...
24 August 2022
View news from United States California’s local meat suppliers struggle to stay in business
The University of California, Davis, Food Systems Lab has released a white paper showing the need to support California's small and mid-scale meat suppliers and processors in order to build a more resilient meat supply chain. ...
22 August 2022
View news from United States Dairy-bred beef calves in the spotlight
The supply of dairy-bred calves has come under the spotlight as part of a project led by SRUC....
19 August 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: US schools and milk, consumer inflation
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news...
17 August 2022
View news from Global NCBA: Trace minerals can create big, positive effects in cattle
Now in its 51st year of business, Zinpro Corporation has focused on the importance and benefits of trace minerals for production and companion animals since its beginning, writes Rick Purnell for The Cattle Site. ...
16 August 2022
View news from United States Texas cattle sales picking up due to drought
Tough decisions are being made around Texas as drought conditions force ranchers to cull cattle herds due to lack of forage....
15 August 2022
View news from Germany Meat substitutes: Environment does not motivate consumption
Animal welfare and health aspects, on the other hand, promote the use of meat alternatives...
12 August 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: Tyson says consumers buying chicken over beef, Beyond Meat cuts revenue & workforce
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news...
09 August 2022
View news from Australia How would a FMD outbreak affect Australia?
Two UNE academics unpack what a Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak would mean for animal and human welfare, the environment, and the economy. ...
View news from Global Heat waves threaten South Asia’s struggling farmers – many are women
Sitting in a semi-circle in the yard outside of a village school in Nepal, a group of farmers share their concerns about the future. ...
05 August 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest - EU high quality beef quota positive for US beef exports
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news ...
03 August 2022
View news from Global Genetic testing for cattle and dairy herd improvement
Thermo Fisher Scientific explains the value of genetic testing for cattle breeding using genetic selection, phenotype selection, and parentage testing...
View news from Australia Science-based protocols, vigilance keep ASF, FMD, LSD out of Australia
An Australian industry task force confirms African swine fever, foot-and-mouth disease and lumpy skin disease are not present in the country. Neighboring country Indonesia announced a foot-and-mouth disease outbreak recently that has spread to 37 provinces,...
29 July 2022
View news from Global Weekly global protein digest: Consumer Price Index up, record June beef stocks
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news ...
 
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