Hoeven, farmers anticipate 2023 Farm Bill

BISMARCK, ND (KFYR) — These days, it seems like little is happening in Washington. But there is one important bill that needs bipartisan support to pass, especially with a newly divided Congress: the Farm Bill. Every five years the nation needs a new Farm Bill. Depending on how it’s written, there could be lasting impacts […]


107 Wegmans stores now offer very good meat products VERY GOOD adds more than 3,000 distribution points through expanded distribution at Save-On-Foods, Farm Boy and The Giant Company VANCOUVER, BC, November 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The Very Good Food Company Inc. (NASDAQ: VGFC) (TSXV: VERY.V) (FSE: OSI) (“VERY GOOD“or the”Company“) is pleased to announce that […]

Rural media personality honored as minister delivers speech on National Agriculture Day

Murray Watt delivers a speech at the National Agriculture Day luncheon at the Rural Press Club of Queensland in Rydges South Brisbane on Friday. Photos: Rod Green BIOSECURITY challenges, trade barriers and the battle to rebuild the agricultural workforce were all on the menu when federal Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Minister Murray Watt spoke to […]

Harvestella: how to breed cattle

Harvestelle is a vast world where travelers can roam, explore, cultivate and discover hidden truths. It’s a place where players can meet every type of character in the game and forge friendships as they embark on a journey together. Next to HarvestelleRPG and farming simulation experiences, the game offers the ability to raise livestock like […]

Amid climate change crisis, Kisan Swaraj Sammelan affirms food sovereignty, nutrition security and farmer empowerment

Kisan Swaraj Sammelan detained in Mysore The 5th Kisan Swaraj Sammelan, held in Mysore from November 11-13, attracted over 2,000 participants including women, youth and Adivasi farmers, seed rescuers, community organizers, policy makers, field workers, scientists, activists, consumers, students and a wide […]

Strong rise in meat prices supports AA Co’s half-year net operating income of $38.3 million

The Australian Agricultural Co’s half-year results released today showed improved operating profit of $38.3 million, up 28% from $30 million in the same half last year. The result for the six months ended September 30 was driven by a 25.9% (20.1% when currency adjusted) improvement in the average selling price of meat per kilogram, thanks […]

Global Essential Oils and Plant Extracts for Livestock Market Report 2022: With Kemin Industries, Phytosynthese, Provitim, Olmix & Herbarom Laboratoire – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Essential Oils and Herbal Extracts for Livestock Market Report 2022 Global Market Report” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global market for essential oils and herbal extracts for livestock is expected to grow from $2.78 billion in 2021 to $3.04 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of […]

VERITAS FARMS, INC. Management report and analysis of the financial situation and operating results. (Form 10-Q)

Unless the context otherwise requires, references in this report to “the Company”, “Veritas Farms,” “Veritas”, “we”, “us” and “our” means Veritas Farms, Inc. and its subsidiary. Forward-Looking Statements Certain statements made in this report are “forward-looking statements” regarding the plans and objectives of management for future operations. Such statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties […]

The group is preparing for the construction of the largest solar park in Europe

An Independent Power Producer (IPP) formed earlier this year and backed by a global renewable energy investment firm has announced it will build what is expected to be Europe’s largest solar photovoltaic power plant. Rezolv Energy announced on November 4 that it had acquired the rights to build and operate a 1,044 MW solar photovoltaic […]

Saskatchewan Auction Marts saw another increase in feeder cattle – SwiftCurrentOnline.com

The Saskatchewan Department of Agriculture releases the latest livestock marketing report for the week ending November 4. Here are some important points……. Saskatchewan markets were busy, with Canfax reporting 44,454 head of feeder cattle sold during the week, up 1,701 head from the 42,753 head sold the previous week. Prices for feeder steers […]

There is a big subject that our Cop27 leaders will not address: breeding | George Monbiot

Jhere are just two actions needed to prevent catastrophic climate degradation: leave fossil fuels in the ground and stop farming animals. But, thanks to the power of the two industries, the two objectives are officially unavoidable. None of them have appeared in any of the declarations of the 26 climate summits concluded so far. Surprisingly, […]

Lenders expect lower farm profitability

Farm lenders are bracing for a drop in farm profitability next year amid the looming threat of a recession, but some believe high commodity prices could help alleviate some of the potential headwinds that could be felt. the producers. More than 52% of 300 agricultural lenders who participated in a survey conducted by the American […]

Demand to produce smaller calves

Interest in Aberdeen Angus red cattle continues to grow, as was confirmed at last Saturday’s pedigree calf show at Dungannon, County Tyrone. The event saw the participation of a number of ‘red enthusiasts’, including William Dodd, who farms near Saintfield in County Down. He has been raising red Aberdeen Angus cattle for 12 years. His […]

74 US lawmakers violated insider trading laws but will not face charges

U.S. regulators have been complicit as belligerent lawmakers allegedly violated a law aimed at preventing insider trading and conflicts of interest. Some 74 members of Congress will likely be unscathed after buying and selling millions of dollars worth of stocks they didn’t report. It comes as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which oversees […]

Over-the-counter antibiotics for livestock are disappearing

Over-the-counter antibiotics for livestock are disappearing On June 11, 2023, the new FDA guidance, “Guidance for the Industry #263”, is due to be implemented, which means over-the-counter (OTC) antibiotics will no longer be available through retail channels traditional. Instead, these antibiotics will now require a prescription from a licensed veterinarian. As livestock producers continually strive […]

Pakistan and World Bank sign two financing agreements worth $500 million

ISLAMABAD-Pakistan and the World Bank on Wednesday signed two financing agreements worth $500 million. The Ministry of Economic Affairs has signed two financing agreements, with a total financing volume of $500 million, with the World Bank for the “Punjab Resilient and Inclusive Agriculture Transformation Project” worth $200 million and the “Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Accessibility Project” worth […]

‘Paeng’ destroys P104M livestock and plant products at NegOcc

The Region 6 Civil Protection Office conducted an aerial inspection of the devastation caused by Typhoon Paeng in several areas of the Western Visayas, including Negros Occidental. (Philippine Army Photo) APPROXIMATELY 104 million pesos of livestock, crops and fish products were destroyed in Negros Occidental during Typhoon Paeng’s onslaught over the weekend, affecting thousands of […]

Vegetarian and meat alternatives to turkey for your Thanksgiving meal

For many, preparation for Thanksgiving is well underway. Hosts have been assigned, side dishes delegated and ingredient lists drawn up. This year, however, a wrench has been thrown into Turkey Day coordination for even the most proactive planners. According to the US Department of Agriculture, around 3% of the nation’s turkey supply has already been […]

Aberdeen-Angus cattle from Blackford, Auchterarder, exceeded at 6500gns

A 23-month-old calf Blackbird topped the HW production sale of Aberdeen-Angus cattle from Blackford, Auchterarder, selling for 6500gns. The cattle, managed by William McLaren and sold to Carlisle, were dominated by Blackbird W248, a daughter of SAV Harvestor ET bull, HW Evander. She is out of Rawburn Double Oseven’s daughter Blackbird R501, who in turn […]

Cystic echinococcosis in northern Tanzania: a pilot study in Maasai herding communities | Parasites and vectors

Ethical approval was granted by Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College, Moshi, Tanzania (09/08/2019), National Health Ethics Review Committee, National Institute for Medical Research, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (NIMR/HQ/R .8c/ Vol.I/732), the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences Ethics Committee, University of Glasgow (No. 200180193) and the Veterinary Medicine Research Ethics Committee of the School […]

Big brands keep raising prices to fight inflation, but consumers keep buying

“Consumers are willing to pay for brands and trademarks that have high net worth,” Gerald Pascarelli, senior vice president of equity research at investment firm Wedbush Securities Inc., told me. I asked Pascarelli about current consumer buying habits shown in third-quarter earnings reports from major brands like Coca-Cola. And Nick Setyan, general manager of Wedbush […]

Dr. Garry Lacefield to be featured speaker at Missouri Livestock Symposium 2022

Livestock owners will learn best management practices to control feed costs at 23rd annual Missouri Livestock Symposium in Kirksville, MO on Dec. 3, says Garry L. Mathes, president. Zac Erwin, MU Extension Field Specialist in Livestock and Symposium Vice Chair, said, “This year’s list of forage speakers is a great opportunity to hear not only […]

Masdar Acquires Arlington Energy to Advance Renewable Energy Storage Market

ABU DHABI – Masdar today announced the acquisition of UK-based battery energy storage system (BESS) developer Arlington Energy. The acquisition will allow Masdar to expand its presence in the UK and European renewable energy markets and support the countries’ net zero targets. London-based Arlington Energy has a proven track record in developing, building, operating and […]

Winters at the Ranch | Destination

In the past, the winter season has proven difficult for farmers and ranchers in Sheridan County due to the harsh weather conditions that come with it – snow, freezing temperatures and limited hours of sunshine. Now, what people may believe that makes winters tough for local ranchers doesn’t affect them as much. Instead, lack of […]

Datamars Livestock Speedrite Extreme Geared Reel product launch – North America.

This item was supplied by a forage distributor and has not been modified, verified or endorsed by Hay & Forage Grower. New Speedrite Extreme Gear Reel is robust, reliable and designed to make the use of temporary electronic fences easy and efficient. Datamars has reinvented and designed the most important functions of electric fence reels […]

HSF gives its opinion on the sale of 60% of the capital of Lal Lal Wind Farms in Victoria

Herbert Smith Freehills advised Macquarie Asset Management’s green investment group and investment manager InfraRed Capital Partners on the sale of a 60% stake in Victoria’s Lal Lal Wind Farms to Igneo Infrastructure Partners. Macquarie Capital Australia was the financial adviser to the competitive process for the assets, which include Yendon Wind Farm (144MW) and Elaine […]

Milk producers demand higher purchase prices, say Aavin’s prices are very low compared to private dairies

Farmers say their costs, especially for livestock feed, have increased; Protesters in Salem demanded talks with Dairy Development Minister by October 26 Farmers say their costs, especially for livestock feed, have increased; Protesters in Salem demanded talks with Dairy Development Minister by October 26 Like many other milk producers in the state, who complain about […]

Foot and Mouth Disease Livestock Vaccines Market Forecast, Trend Analysis to 2028

The Global Foot and Mouth Disease Vaccine Market for Livestock The study provides a comprehensive examination of the market throughout the projection quantity. The study covers an expansion of sections along with the associated analysis of events and factors that are likely to play an important role at regular long-term intervals. These elements, called market […]

Beef Improvement Federation launches livestock selection tool

The Beef Improvement Federation (BIF) is pleased to announce the release of iGENDEC for building custom breeding indexes, an industry first. While generalized breeding indexes have been widely available to commercial and seedstock growers for some time, a precision farming tool for building custom indexes was not available to the industry until here. iGENDEC is […]

U.S. lean hog futures rise on good demand – CME

October 17, 2022 2 minute read Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) lean hog futures hit a nearly three-week high on Friday as strong demand and improving margins for pork packers sparked buying ahead of the weekend , Reuters reportedciting traders as the source. Another strong week of pork export sales added support, allaying concerns about increased […]

Monitor Farm Clinic highlights the latest research and solutions

Hunger is increasing, poverty too. This situation is aggravated by unpredictable climatic changes which significantly affect agricultural production. The outlook is really bleak. But researchers say help from farmers is on the way. During the Seeds of Gold Farm clinic at Ngetta Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (Ngetta Zardi) in Lira District, Naro Deputy […]

Technology boosts livestock exports

Islamabad: Chinese vaccine technology has helped boost exports of Pakistani livestock sector products. “FMD Free (FMD) certification has proven to be a prerequisite for promoting meat export to major markets around the world, with the potential to reach $1-3 billion per year. China has theoretical and practical experience in building animal disease-free zones. We are […]

Preconditioning and process verification by Mario Villarino of AgriLife

The purpose of preconditioning feeder/finisher calves is to minimize morbidity and mortality experienced by calves when moving from their original ranch to beef cattle Production system. Process verification is a systematic means of capturing and verifying (sometimes by a third party) health prevention and management protocols administered at a well identified group of cattle. Steers […]

Region Livestock Market Reports

Narrow Livestock Auction Market Inc. Total number of heads: 1,275 FEED CATTLE STORE Number of heads: 1101 200-400 lbs80.00 to 205.0 401-600 lbs95.00 to 205.00 601-800 lbs20.00 to 170.00 801-1199 pounds 100.00 to 150.00 People also read… 200-400 lbs40.00 to 199.00 401-600 lbs 27.00-193.00 601-800 lbs100.00 to 163.00 801-1199 lbs74.00-112.00 200- 400 lbs60.00 to180.00 AVG: […]

Australian beef exports in September continue to struggle for a year

AUSTRALIA’s beef exports to all markets fell sharply in September, under the cumulative effect of processing delays caused by wet weather logistics problems, persistent labor shortages and scarcity under underlying beef cattle population due to herds resuming after the drought. The unique national public holiday marking the death of Queen Elizabeth also deprived September of […]

The Plant-Based Meat Movement Is Down But Not Extinct

The world’s largest beef producer joined a chorus of Cassandras this week signaling the end of alternative meats. Meat giant JBS SA killed its Planterra business in the United States and closed a 190,000 square foot plant in Colorado producing plant-based products. Still, the shutdown was seriously short-sighted. It reflects a crisis of confidence at […]

Alberta Livestock Expo Highlights Innovation and Industry Change – Lethbridge

The Alberta Livestock Expo returns to the fairgrounds, with the goal of connecting industry stakeholders to one another while showcasing new industry innovations and technologies. The supplier’s range of on-site services, from animal feed companies to veterinary services and animal husbandry equipment. Read more: Alberta opposes new ground meat labeling “Every year I am amazed […]

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 […]