Tateetra prices hit record €8,500

Prices soared to €8,500 at Tateetra and Rathmore Farms’ fourth annual sale, which the farm co-hosted with Carnaross Mart on Friday, September 23.rd2022. That’s according to farm manager John Kingham, who reported four-star daughter Chocolat D Ochamps, born November 2021, out of a Kilcombe Matilda ET dam, topped the sale. In his wake, another heifer […]

Evening Edition | Friday, September 30, 2022

In tonight’s evening edition, find out about the lawsuit against Syngenta and Corteva, climate change in the farm bill, market analysis and this week’s top stories. Syngenta and Corteva lawsuit Two of the world’s largest pesticide makers, Syngenta and Corteva, illegally paid distributors to limit their dealings with competitors who made cheaper generic versions of […]

Scottish researchers awarded £16m to improve cattle genetics

New Scottish researchers awarded £16m to improve cattle genetics September 30, 2022 Improved genetics will be used to help smallholder farmers in developing countries According to a press release from Scotland’s Rural College, Scottish researchers dedicated to supporting smallholder farmers in the Global South through advances in animal genetics research are entering a new phase […]

Security Properties JV acquires $24 million asset in San Jose

Apartments Monte Vista. Image courtesy of Security Properties Security Properties in partnership with Hearthstone Foundation and Pacific Life Insurance Co. acquired Monte Vista Senior Apartments, a 118-unit affordable housing community in San Jose, California. Berkadia brokered the $23.6 million transaction, arranging financing through Fannie Mae. The acquisition marks the seventh collaboration between Pacific Life and […]

Is Australia’s livestock contact tracing system prepared for an outbreak of foot and mouth disease?

Shortly after foot-and-mouth disease was first detected in Indonesia, Brad Inglis made the difficult decision to shut down his spelling yards, one of the busiest in the Northern Territory. “If there is a [FMD outbreak]we are a high-risk area with the number of trucks and the volume of cattle going through here,” Mr Inglis said. […]

“Tight margins call for careful spending by SA farmers”

Despite today’s high commodity prices, farmers need to be careful when spending money this year. Maize yields are a good barometer of overall crop performance, and maize production projections this season have improved slightly, according to Paul Makube, senior agricultural economist at FNB Agribusiness. Photo: FW Archives Maize yields are a good barometer of overall […]

Positive results from hemp-based cattle feed study

A study from Oregon State University found that spent hemp biomass left over from CBD extraction – usually just treated as waste or reintroduced to fields – appears to be a good alternative food for lambs. Considered the first study evaluating the effects of feeding depleted hemp biomass on livestock, the research involved feeding lambs […]

From hydrogen trucks to regenerative agriculture: sustainability success stories from Climate Week NYC 2022

Scroll for our recap of a busy climate week in New York Since Monday, September 19, thousands of representatives from politics, business, science, academia, thought leadership and the third sector have attended events virtually and in person as part of Climate Week NYC. The event, orchestrated by The Climate Group, has been held annually since […]

Smart and simple energy solutions for retailers

With electricity costs likely to double in five years, retailers need to look for smart solutions to South Africa’s electricity crisis. Picture provided. Steven Heilbron, CEO of Capital Connect: “Making smart and sustainable energy choices doesn’t have to be complicated” With electricity costs likely to double in five years, retailers need to look for smart […]

Adjustments to Farm Bill Retention Programs Requested

The House Agriculture Committee continued its review of the Farm Bill with a Sept. 20 hearing by the Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee to consider the conservation title of the 2018 Farm Bill. Witnesses shared their conservation priorities and offered grassroots suggestions on needed improvements to the title that continues to gain increasing attention. The vast […]

Rajasthan BJP MLA brings cow to Assembly to protest against rising cases of lumpy skin disease

On Tuesday, the streets of Japiur saw massive protests led by leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) against rising cases of lumpy skin disease (LSD) in the worst affected state. Pushkar BJP MLA Suresh Rawat also reached Rajasthan Assembly with a cow on Monday. Viral disease has hit milk collection in Jaipur. This consequently […]

Government to construct 1000 sheds for tribal community livestock

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha inaugurated a workshop on “New Horizons in Sheep and Goat Husbandry within the Tribal Community: Challenges and Opportunities” here at SKICC on Saturday. Responding to requests and concerns from the tribal community, the Lieutenant Governor announced that the UT government would construct 1,000 sheds for the tribal community’s livestock. The […]

Kepak livestock supply boss gives outlook on beef trade

Beef farmers gathered at Kilkenny Mart on Tuesday September 13 for the Teagasc Winter Beef Finishing information event. One of the speakers for the evening was Jonathan Forbes, Kepak Group Purchasing Director, who provided insight into the market from both his personal perspective and Kepak’s perspective. Farmers at the event listened closely to the Purchasing […]

Study to explore potential for spread of monkeypox virus to cattle

While monkeypox has been circulating in Africa for many years, the recent outbreak across the world has revealed considerable uncertainty about virus transmission. People infected with the monkeypox virus usually recover from the disease on their own without medical treatment, but the questions raised reinforce the need for research to understand how the virus spreads […]

Slaughtering of heifers and cows in 2022

Increased cull cow slaughter and the number of heifers in feedlots have been key factors to watch in 2022. Each has implications for beef production and cattle supply this year and beyond. ‘coming. Beef cow slaughter was higher throughout 2022. In August, beef cow slaughter was up about 9% from a year ago, or about […]

Droughtmaster sire breaks world record for breed, selling for $220,000 at Central Queensland Livestock Exchange in Gracemere

A Droughtmaster bull broke the world record for the breed at the Central Queensland Livestock Exchange in Gracemere, selling for $220,000. Key points: Droughtmaster bull sold for $220,000 at Gracemere on Wednesday, breaking breed world record Adam and Shelley Geddes at Oasis Droughtmasters sold the bull to Rondel Droughtmasters He beats the previous record for […]

CBN Anchor Borrower Program Risks Derailment Over Non-Performing Loans – Businessamlive

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending, also known as NIRSAL Microfinance Bank Limited, has recently issued a Final Demand Notice to agricultural industries that have benefited from the Anchor Borrower Scheme (ABP) to repay their debts totaling N5 0.67 billion. The action followed the CBN’s directive to the microfinance bank to recover […]

Updated price from Ruthin’s auction

RUTHIN Farmers’ Auction reports sales of 1,153 prime lambs at £130 / 279ppk and 241 ewes at £13. First Lambs (Auctioneer-Elfor Morris): A total of 1,153 lambs advanced through the day with an average weight of 38.4 kg at an average of 222 ppk. Corn feed vendors are always rewarded with a bounty with wanted […]

Export opportunities for breeders

The Sunday Mail Commercial orientationAllan Majuru Discussions of export opportunities in agriculture often focus on traditional export commodities such as tobacco and peas, as well as emerging crops such as blueberries and macadamia nuts. Although they are generally the highest paid, the capital needed for meaningful production is often high, especially for smallholders and rural […]

How oats can help you save money on ground beef

There are many ways to stretch ingredients. According to Vermont Creamery, making a grocery list, planning meals, stocking the pantry and stretching your protein are all ways to make your food shopping count. When it comes to stretching protein, substitution and smaller portions are key. This principle applies to adding oats to your ground beef. […]

Unique Farm Sells Cow Hugs | Cattle

Farmers are always looking for ways to generate more income from their activities. But a small company with farms in California, Missouri and Tennessee has developed a truly unique business model. The Gentle Barn sells contact with farm animals as therapy and stress relief – and has been in business since 1999. As founder Ellie […]

Researchers develop tool to help poultry farmers take full advantage of solar technology

Jessica Wesson Michael Popp, professor of agricultural economics and agribusiness, explained how producers could use the Poultry Solar Assessment (PSA) tool. The PSA tool helps growers make decisions about using solar power in their operations. Poultry producers considering using renewable energy on their farms will have a free tool this fall to […]

Farmers reap big | the herald

the herald Bulawayo Office LIVESTOCK farmers in Matabeleland South use provincially grown fodder as an affordable supplementary feed for their animals, which will help prevent livestock from dying from lack of grazing. Self-production of cattle feed is one of the cornerstones of the Second Republic’s vision to restore Matabeleland as the country’s primary center for […]

The Mushroom Council dedicates National Mushroom Month to showcasing the many benefits of mushrooms, including stretching grocery budgets

Expand your grocery budget, add more nutrients, eat more sustainably: whatever challenge you’re trying to solve in the kitchen, “Mushrooms are the answer.” This September, the Mushroom Council will dedicate National Mushroom Month and Beyond to showcasing the myriad ways mushrooms are increasingly a solution to many of the problems, wants and needs of consumers […]

Using Body Condition Score to Better Manage Livestock – Kiowa County Signal

By Rhett Newby Agricultural and Natural Extension Agent Resources [email protected] PRATT, KAN.- Body condition scoring is an important tool that cattle producers can use in their programs to get a better return on investment. Cattle scoring can give producers a better idea of ​​the overall health of their herd and understand who needs more feed […]

Good weather, high prices and the most valuable agricultural export earnings ever, ABARES predicts

For the first time, the value of Australian food and fiber exports is expected to exceed $70 billion as good weather conditions and high prices continue for farmers. Key points: Good conditions and high prices combine to create a record forecast for agricultural exports Australia’s winter crops are expected to yield over 55 million tonnes […]

OQBN VAC-45 Cattle Sales Series Begins November | Cattle

The Oklahoma Quality Beef Network’s VAC-45 program will continue to host a series of certified beef sales across the state this fall, beginning in November. OQBN is a partnership between Oklahoma State University Extension and the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association. The OQBN is a network of breeders, educators, veterinarians, industry professionals and livestock traders committed to […]

Women farmers need support

In South Africa, women often depend on subsistence farming to support their families and ensure that growing children have access to adequate nutrition. Today, with climate change and global warming affecting the agricultural sector, women working in agriculture are more vulnerable than ever. Due to the impact of global warming, parts of South Africa are […]

Online listings increase 35% as most young steer and heifer prices trend higher

From Grong Grong, NSW, this line of 80 11-12 month old Henwood Angus steers averaging 351kg fetched 641.6c or $2250/head. Another 80 of their heavier brothers averaging 391kg earned 611c/kg or $2390, while a third line of 36 325kg bottom weight steers earned 667.7c or $2170. LISTINGS via AuctionsPlus Commercial cattle sales reached 13,097 head […]

HBL and AICL collaborate to provide livestock insurance to customers – Latest News – The Nation

KARACHI – HBL and Adamjee Insurance Company Limited (AICL) have collaborated to provide livestock insurance to clients. The insurance arrangement will cover animal mortality in addition to covering the accidental death of the client.This partnership brings a unique insurance product to the industry, “Working Capital Livestock Insurance Scheme”. This product further strengthens HBL’s agricultural […]

Walmart announces equity investment in Sustainable Beef LLC

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) – Walmart is now working with the region’s newest rancher-owned company, Sustainable Beef LLC. Announce Wednesday, an agreement signed by Walmart, investing in a minority stake in the company. Walmart reports that the equity investment is part of a broader strategic partnership to source premium sustainable beef from Sustainable Beef LLC’s […]

Commentary: How to improve the global food supply? Encourage a more sustainable system

To make more informed decisions about risks and opportunities in the agriculture and food sectors, banks and investors need more reliable and robust biodiversity data. Two frameworks – the Principles for Responsible Banking and the Task Force on Nature-Related Financial Disclosures – provide solid starting points for the financial industry to address these issues. Both […]

Heavier hefts lift, while lighter lines make it easier to line up 9692 larger heads

Part of a series of 342 Droughtmaster and Droughtmaster cross backgrounder 8-11 month old steers from Springsure, central Queensland, drafted in three lines at 275-280kg, dropping from 611c/kg to 644.3c/kg on Friday . AFTER an extremely quiet August, AuctionsPlus commercial cattle sales numbers rose this week, with 9,692 head offered up 83% from the previous […]

Beef. That’s what’s for dinner. 300 returns to Daytona International Speedway for 2023 NASCAR Xfinity Series season opener

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 27, 2022) – Daytona International Speedway announced today that the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), a subcontractor of the Beef Checkoff, will bring the Beef. That’s what’s for dinner.® 300 back at the World Center of Racing for a third year as an authorized sponsor of the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series […]

Palthu Janwar trailer: Minnal Murali director Basil Joseph plays a lowly livestock inspector in this rural drama

The Palthu Janwar trailer released on Saturday promises a feel-good movie with plenty of drama. Basil Joseph, who rose to national fame directing the Malayalam superhero film Minnal Murali, is seen as an affable and naive livestock inspector in the film. Palthu Janwar is directed by debutant Sangeeth P Rajan, who worked as an assistant […]

County Agricultural Development, Enhancement Strategy Adopted | News, Sports, Jobs

Chautauqua County has experienced significant changes in the farming community since the adaptation of the Farmland Protection Plan (FPP) of 2000. The county has a diverse agricultural production sector, agricultural input and service sector, as well as sectors related to food processing and value-added production. To understand how agriculture has changed in the […]

Great Florida Cattle Drive and gas prices down again

Great Florida Cattle Drive and gas prices down again From the Ag Information Network, I’m Bob Larson with your agribusiness update. ** The 2022 Great Florida Cattle Drive runs from December 4-10, celebrating previous campaigns and celebrating 500 years of Florida “cow culture”. Reports www.morningagclips.com, the route will end in Kenansville with a celebration of […]

Lack of CO2 threatens Polish food industry

New Lack of CO2 threatens Polish food industry August 26, 2022 CO2 is also crucial for the meat and dairy sectors The subsidiary of Danish brewery Carlsberg in Poland could reduce or stop beer production due to a lack of carbon dioxide deliveries, which is becoming a problem for the country’s food industry, reported Reuters. […]

Bear Creek, Alliant Energy’s first large-scale solar project, is now operational

By Chris Crowell August 24, 2022 Alliant Energy’s first large-scale solar project is now operational. At 50 megawatts (MW), the Bear Creek Solar Project in Richland County is Wisconsin’s newest large-scale utility solar farm. The site can generate enough electricity to power approximately 13,000 homes. “This project represents an important long-term investment in our community,” […]

Market access, rather than price premiums, could become a key driver of carbon/methane reduction progress

WHO is ultimately going to pay for the carbon and methane reduction work in Australia’s red meat industry? The subject was discussed at an Australian Agribusiness Association rally held in Brisbane yesterday. MP Managing Director Jason Strong, BDO Director Responsible for Sustainability Brett Spicer and Anna Speer of Woolworths Greenstock pictured during the panel discussion […]

Nearly 720,000 tonnes of food exported from Ukraine under new deal

New Nearly 720,000 tonnes of food exported from Ukraine under new deal August 24, 2022 Exports of major commodities fell nearly 50% A total of 33 cargo ships carrying around 719,549 tonnes of foodstuffs left Ukraine under a UN-brokered deal with Turkey to unblock Ukrainian seaports, Reuters reportedciting the Ukrainian Ministry of Agriculture on Tuesday. […]

Energy crisis, agricultural crisis, water crisis

Guzman Energy isn’t exactly a household word, but it should be. The Denver-based company navigated through the Clean Technica radar three years ago with an innovative coal-versus-solar financing scheme for rural electric cooperatives. In the latest twist, the company shows how agrivoltaics can change the hearts and minds of local policymakers, convincing them to approve […]

Are Omaha steaks worth the hype?

If you don’t live near a quality butcher and want an option that exceeds supermarket offerings, then yes, Omaha Steaks is worth it. He really impressed with every offer. Start with the sales of Omaha Steaks to see if you agree that it offers top-notch food and customer service. If you order the Beef Wellington, […]

Livestock lockdown won’t hurt your first summer braai – but a lot could happen by Christmas

Herd of oxen standing outdoors. (Image: Getty) South Africa’s ban on livestock movements won’t hugely affect meat prices, an economist says – not yet. The 21-day ban comes as South Africa’s peak red meat consumption season approaches. Everything will depend on when exactly the ban is lifted. For more stories go to www.BusinessInsider.co.za. The growing […]

Let livestock invest in packing plants

The “Local Meat Processing Expansion Act” introduced by Senators Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM) would allow owners of livestock auction markets to invest in small meat processing operations. The Packers and Stockyards Act prohibits auction houses from owning, investing in, managing or operating a packing plant or meat marketing business. Senator Ernst […]

Coca-Cola bottler unveils sustainability funding program for its suppliers

Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP) has introduced a new sustainability-related financing program, designed to offer companies in the soft drink bottler’s supply chain reduced financing rates if they meet key environmental and social objectives. CCEP described the financial scheme, to be overseen by specialist food and agriculture bank Rabobank, as one of the first of its […]

Lumpy skin disease: Milk prices rise, work on war footing, Hooda tells Haryana government

Former Haryana Chief Minister and Opposition Leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda has called on the government to work on a war footing to deal with lumpy skin disease which he said was still spreading at an alarming rate among livestock. Hooda said thousands of animals have fallen prey to the disease, with livestock continually succumbing to […]

Agricultural issues discussed during campaign stop at local farms

U.S. Representative Elise Stefanik, R-Saratoga, and Republican candidate for the 19th congressional district Marcus Molinaro both said Monday they would support reforming and expanding the federal agricultural visa program to help farmers to gain better access to legal immigrant workers, while lambasted New York State’s expansion of overtime rights for farmworkers. Stefanik and Molinaro spoke […]

Walmart Shoppers Replace Lunch Meat With Beans

Walmart says inflation continues to impact its shoppers, especially those with lower incomes. CFO John Rainey explained how consumers trade meat for beans. Inflation has hit low-income consumers harder than their affluent counterparts. Loading Something is loading. Walmart shoppers are looking for beans instead of meat for lunch, the company said Tuesday, in the latest […]

Breeding results and winners at the Tullamore Show

The Tullamore Show and the FBD National Livestock Show took place on Sunday August 14 and, according to show organizers, “over 60,000 people attended”. Judging in the pedigree and commercial cattle section began at 10:00 a.m. sharp and throngs of people and cattle basked in the August sunshine on the show ground at Blue Ball, […]

Prime Minister: health is not only the responsibility of the Ministry of Health

KUALA LUMPUR, 15 August – Health care is not solely the responsibility of the Ministry of Health (MOH) but other parties including stakeholders, public and private sectors and civil society, said today Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob today. He acknowledged that Malaysia needed a comprehensive and thorough plan for health care reforms after two years […]

Is meat more affordable outside the United States?

While the high inflation food prices may currently squeeze family meat budgets, Americans have always paid less for meat. In 2017, the Houston Press shared findings from Caterwings, a UK-based business-to-business catering service. At that time, Caterwings found that Americans were paying $17 for a pound of beef tenderloin, which was close to the market […]

A little taste of everything for students interested in plants for livestock – Daily Democrat

Everyone has a seat at the Agriculture Program table at Woodland Community College. Its role could expand further as the nation battles food insecurity. Just recently, United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visited the Yolo Food Bank in Woodland to announce a $43 million cooperative purchase assistance agreement to help local producers provide food […]

Q&A: Iowa State Fair

With US Senator Chuck Grassley Q: What awaits visitors to the Iowa Fair? A: For generations of Iowans, the Iowa State Fair is one of the most anticipated events of the year to celebrate our agricultural heritage, innovation and industrial achievement. Throughout 11 days, August 11-21, 2022, there’s something for everyone, from food and entertainment, […]

Copying ASEAN neighbors could be key to Ph’s agricultural growth – Manila Bulletin

BEFORE GARDENER Yvette Tan This is part two of last week’s column titled “Seven Systemic Things the DA Should Consider Reforming.” In part one, economist Cielito F. Habito outlined seven challenges that prevent the Department of Agriculture (DA) from being truly practitioner- and agribusiness-focused. Now he offers suggestions to help get the ministry back on […]


Nation’s Only Producer-Owned Beef Processor Awarded $12.232 million From the Texas Enterprise Fund AMARILLO, TX, August 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced today that the state of texasthrough the Texas Enterprise Fund, intends to support the establishment of Producer Owned Beef’s state-of-the-art beef processing facility in Amarillo –– the only facility of […]

Ellicottville Farmer Seeks Tax Breaks to Grow Fresh Vegetables | Business premises

A Southern Tier farm operator who specializes in growing various types of lettuce, herbs and other green vegetables for sale to consumers, restaurants and grocery stores asks the Cattaraugus County Industrial Development Agency for a tax-exempt financing to build a corporate headquarters and growing facility in Ellicottville for the company’s vertical gardens. Ellicottville Greens, which […]

Qld plans livestock biosecurity task force

The state will recruit biosecurity officers to prepare the livestock industry for disease risks as Australia strives to remain free of foot-and-mouth disease. Queensland will set up a task force to help protect the state’s livestock from ‘unprecedented biosecurity risks’ amid the threat of foot and mouth disease on Australia’s doorstep. Over 450,000 cases of […]

Meridian (NASDAQ:MRBK) vs. Ames National (NASDAQ:ATLO) Critical Contrast

Meridian (NASDAQ:MRBK – Get Rating) and Ames National (NASDAQ:ATLO – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which stock is better? We’ll compare the two companies based on valuation strength, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk. Analyst Notes This is a summary of Meridian’s and Ames National’s current ratings, as […]

Producer Sentiment Rises Slightly – Farm Economics Barometer

New Producer Sentiment Rises Slightly – Farm Economics Barometer August 06, 2022 Higher input costs, lower prices among top concerns The Purdue University/CME Group Agricultural Economics Barometer The Farmers’ Sentiment Index rose 6 points in July to 103. Producers were slightly more optimistic about current and future economic conditions on their farms compared to June. […]

State plans to designate reintroduced wolves in Colorado as experimental, which would give ranchers more flexibility to harass, harm or kill

The gray wolf once inhabited all parts of Colorado, but was shot, trapped, and poisoned until it was eradicated from the state in the 1940s.Getty Images As Colorado Parks and Wildlife continues its meetings and process to reintroduce gray wolves to the West Slope, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service begins its process to introduce […]

Financing agreements finalized with Trafigura to secure up to US$55 million for El Domo development

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – August 5, 2022) – SALAZAR RESOURCES LIMITED (TSXV: SRL) (OTCQX: SRLZF) (FSE: CCG.F) (“Salazar” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Adventus Mining Corporation (“Adventus”) has entered […]

Column: China’s agricultural imports to the United States reach new highs in 2022, but volumes vary

A plot of wheat that was missed by the combine harvester is seen during harvest in Corn, Oklahoma, U.S., June 12, 2019. REUTERS/Nick Oxford Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 4 (Reuters) – China is on track to become the top international buyer of U.S. agricultural products for the […]