Young weaners: assess their market value and sell in pairs

It’s agriculture Editor-in-Chief Catherina Cunnane chats with Keith Fahy (KF), B&T Drystock Teagasc Galway / Clare advisor. In the second part of a full interview, we discuss assessing the market value of weaned young, beef prices and pair selling. TF: How can breeders assess the market value of their weaned young? KF: The weaned chick […]

California DFPI Proposes Regulation Governing Small Business Finance Providers | Hudson Cook, LLP

On August 18, 2021, the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (“DFPI”) released proposed regulations and a Invitation to Comment under the California Consumer Financial Protection Law (“CCPL”). The CCPL gives DFPI the power to set and enforce a new “abusive” standard against small business finance providers. The proposed regulations would require small business […]

Are instant approval loans possible?

The internet makes it easy to find the right lending company for you. It is easier to find the right lending company for your needs. Simply submit an application and you will be notified about the results. You don’t have to wait long to get a response to your application, as everything is now online. If you’re in […]

Record week for red meat. How high can prices go?

What a week it has been for the red meat industry, with price records plummeting for cattle and lambs. Key points: Australian lamb exports increased 5% this year, with the United States the largest customer to date Wet weather and a positive spring outlook fueled an already scorching livestock market Analysts Expect Livestock and Lamb […]

Treasure Valley pet supply stores see a rush on ivermectin, a dewormer for horses and cattle

Instead of getting a free, FDA-approved vaccine, some people in Treasure Valley are taking the pest drug as another way to prevent COVID-19. BOISE, Idaho – In 2018, people started eating Tide Pods laundry detergent after seeing others do so on social media. In 2021, people are eating horse dewormers to prevent COVID-19 because they’ve […]

Beef trade in Northern Ireland: “mixed” performance

“Mixed performance” were the words the Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) used when reporting on the beef trade in Northern Ireland this week. According to the commission, factories quoted base prices of 384 to 394 pence / kg for U-3 grade cattle meeting specifications at all factories this week. Ratings for good quality O + […]

Young farmers are leading the charge

Audrey simango Agriculture in Zimbabwe is booming and young people are the driving force. For example, the country is expected to harvest 2.8 million tonnes of maize this year, triple the 2020 crop and make it the highest production in 20 years. The bumper harvest expected in 2021 should finally ensure a food surplus in […]

Study Could Advance Livestock Killer Control Strategies | WSU Insider

Roberta Koku, a graduate student in Dr Susan Noh’s lab, performs DNA extractions from bacteria which will then be sent for genetic sequencing. By Josh Babcock, College of Veterinary Medicine A deadly parasite in cattle can initially infect animals with multiple strains of bovine anaplasmosis disease at the same time, according to a study by […]

Mysterious Cattle Mutilation Continues in Central and Eastern Oregon | Livestock

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Bet on the farm: Vancouver’s Semios plays the role of global agtech giant with over $ 100 million acquisition

CEO and Founder of SemiosBio Michael Gilbert. SemiosBio is a specialist in “precision farming” technology that helps guide farming decisions. Handout SemiosBio Technologies Inc. of Vancouver is on its way to becoming the world’s largest independent agricultural technology company after agreeing to purchase Australian company Agworld Pty Ltd. for over $ 100 million. With the […]