Lenders flock to SFR gold rush

The single-family home rental market is attracting a wave of investors and lenders eager to get into a growing industry. At $3.4 trillion, the current value of the SFR market is approaching that of the entire US multifamily market of $3.5 trillion, according to a report by Walker & Dunlop. “Since June 2020, major builders […]

Alabama farmers are feeling the effects of inflation

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – The economy is impacting us all, from record high inflation to rising gasoline prices, but farmers are particularly feeling the pinch. The cost of raw materials and supplies is rising for farmers across the state just before the spring planting season. “Whether it’s fertilizer, fuel, or other crop protection products, all […]

Dawn March 29: Biden proposes $2.6 billion USDA raise

President Joe Biden’s fiscal year 2023 includes a $2.6 billion, or 9%, increase for the USDA with many of the same themes as the first budget he proposed a year ago. The FY23 proposal prioritizes research, climate adaptation, expanding rural broadband, and addressing equity issues. These priorities also include technical assistance for conservation. The President […]

From the plate to the plow: how to ensure the farm and food atmanirbharta

Our research also shows that each rupee spent on agricultural R&D yields much better returns (11.2), compared to the returns for each rupee spent on fertilizer subsidy (0.88), electricity subsidy (0.79) , etc Yet competitive populism in Indian democracy leads to sub-optimal choices in the allocation of scarce resources: more on safety nets like food […]

Certified Angus Beef Annual Premiums Reach Record $182 Million | Livestock

The highly marbled branded product available today is the aggregate result of countless producers meeting consumer taste expectations, driving demand to a 33-year high, said Randy Blach, CEO of CattleFax. Photo submitted By Morgan Boecker, Certified Angus Beef Is there enough quality beef? The market doesn’t seem to think so. A bi-annual survey of the […]

Rabid calf forces 13 people to seek treatment

Thirteen people upstate are receiving medical attention after coming into contact with a rabid calf, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control said Friday. output. The calf was part of a herd vaccinated against rabies but was too young to have been vaccinated against the disease, officials said. The calf was submitted to […]

AfDB bolsters Ramaphosa’s investment drive, eyes $27 billion just transition fundraising

AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina, who is leading a three-day charm offensive in South Africa which began on Tuesday, also came on Thursday to carry a pledge of 42.5 billion rand from the multilateral financier for the conference on the investment of President Cyril Ramaphosa. This was the most important pledge made at the conference in […]

Indonesian Aquaculture Startup DELOS Raises $8M in Funding | AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark(0) Please login to mark No account yet? Register DELOS, an Indonesian aquaculture technology company, has raised $8 million in seed expansion funding co-led by Centauri, a collaborative fund between MDI Ventures and KB Investment Co., Ltd. and Southeast Asian venture capital fund Alpha JWC Ventures. MDI-KB’s Centauri and Alpha JWC Ventures are joined by […]

Weekly property report: Fundamentals remain positive, despite a possible rise in interest rates

STRONG commodity prices will support rural property prices even if interest rates rise, two experienced rural property appraisers in northern and southern Australia said last week. In this week’s property review, they explain why. Speaking at Friday’s annual Herron Todd White property briefing, held jointly in Brisbane and Melbourne, HTW’s Director and Head of Valuations […]

Livestock Internal Parasiticides Market with Manufacturing Process and CAGR Forecast by 2031 – ChattTenn Sports

Parasites are microorganisms that live in or on the bodies of farm animals and pets by surviving on them for their own sustenance. They can be ectoparasites that live on the surface of the host, eg Ascaris and Taenia solium or endoparasites that live inside the host’s body, eg mosquitoes, leeches, ticks, etc. To control […]

Extension Hosts Emergency Livestock Training for Army Reservists | Agriculture / Energy

By Gail Ellis The Oklahoma State University Extension Disaster Response Team (DART) held a special large animal training session for Oklahoma Army Reserve Soldiers. Livestock specialists from OSU Extension in Rogers County and Northeast Region supported DART maintainers at the Rogers County Expo Center with hands-on demonstrations to prepare Soldiers for situations that they might […]

BC Climate News March 14-20: Movie stars call on RBC to stop funding Coastal GasLink pipeline | Federal Ministers Say National Flood Insurance Program Needed | Earlier allergy season linked to climate change

Content of the article Here’s your weekly update with what you need to know about global climate change and the steps BC is taking to address the climate and ecological crises for the week of March 14 to March 20, 2022. Content of the article This week in the climate news: Hollywood stars call on […]

Australia’s live cattle trade expected to fall sharply as prices soar

Australia’s live cattle export trade is expected to fall 16% this financial year as record prices force buyers in major Southeast Asian markets, including Indonesia, to seek cheaper alternatives. The grim forecast, contained in the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Science’s new quarterly outlook, predicts livestock exports will peak at 649,000 head […]

The World’s Largest Youth Livestock Show Comes to State Fairgrounds

The world’s largest junior breeding fair takes place at the state fairgrounds, with kids from every county in Oklahoma displaying their projects. This youth expo awards approximately $2 million to exhibitors and more than $300,000 in prize money. It also has a $25 million economic impact on our city. It’s all about preparation and pageantry. […]

Sage-grouse farm gets five-year extension | national news

The Wyoming game bird farm trying to breed captive sage-grouse will remain open past the program’s initial sunset date. State lawmakers authorized the Wyoming Game and Fish Department in 2017 to allow experimental breeding of sage-grouse — a controversial departure from standard conservation methods — until the end of 2022. A bill to extending it […]

Extension Educators Conduct Emergency Livestock Training for Army Reservists | Livestock

The Oklahoma State University Extension Disaster Response Team (DART) held a special large animal training session for Oklahoma Army Reserve Soldiers in February . Tulsa County 4-H Extension and agricultural educator Gus Holland helps an Army reservist halter a horse at the Rogers County Fairgrounds. (Photo by Todd Johnson, OSU Agricultural Communications Services.) Livestock specialists […]

Sun Cable’s NT Solar Project Receives $210M in Funding from Backers

Sun Cable’s billionaire backers have contributed $210 million to capital-raising efforts for the proposed Australia-Asia PowerLink project, bringing the total raised to $250 million for the massive $30 billion project. . The massive solar project’s 4,200km undersea cable would carry massive amounts of solar power generated outside of Tennant Creek to Darwin and other markets, […]

Sammy’s Famous Corned Beef will close downtown Pittsburgh bar after 35 years

After 35 years serving downtown Pittsburgh customers corned beef sandwiches and frosty beer mugs, Sammy’s Famous Corned Beef is closing at the end of March. Sammy Firman has operated Sammy’s location on Liberty Avenue since its inception, and he said the bar and restaurant “worked well”. At one point, there were five Sammy locations throughout […]

Food inflation made Tyson Stock a winner. But this analyst downgraded the shares.

Text size Tyson Food was downgraded by a BMO Capital analyst. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Tyson Foods has thrived during the pandemic as the meat producer passed on rising costs by raising prices. But BMO Capital analyst Kenneth Zaslow downgraded the stock citing its weakened outlook on beef profitability. Zaslow downgraded its rating to Market Perform […]

Victoria sewers: years of effort to build a treatment system

Prior to 2020, Greater Victoria’s sewage, after rudimentary filtering, was discharged raw into the ocean • Prior to 2020, all sewage from the core area was filtered before being discharged into the ocean through the Clover Point and Macaulay Point outfalls. No further treatment took place, making the Capital Region the last major coastal community […]

The Day – The global economy can avoid the 1970s recovery, but with some difficulty

The global economy has a decent chance of escaping a full repeat of 1970s-style stagflation – and that’s about all the good news goes. A historic spike in commodity prices after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, adding to already high pandemic inflation, has investors and economists looking for parallels with the energy shocks of ages ago. […]

Crop and Livestock Prices Soar | News

Ask farmers what their worries are this spring and you won’t hear much about temperatures or rainfall. “The weather so far is not our sworn enemy this year,” said Terry Crouse, Southern States director at Romney. Instead, suppliers, producers and sellers talk about rising inflation and the war in Ukraine. Ukraine is one of the […]

Call for direct payments for cattle farmers to offset costs

The chairman of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) Livestock Committee has called for ‘immediate direct financial support’ to offset rising input costs on cattle farms. Brendan Golden explained that the price of feed, fertilizer and fuel is hitting suckler, breeding and finishing farms. He pointed out that these beef production systems provided “a constant supply […]

Farmers in Tiruppur district let cattle graze in fields as price of women’s fingers drops to Rs 10 per kg – The New Indian Express

Express press service TIRUPPUR: As the purchase prices of ladyfingers drop to Rs 10 per kilogram, farmers are leaving crops on their farmlands in Pongalur block in Tiruppur district to graze cattle. Speaking to TNIE, farmer M Kanagaraj said, “We have been farming women’s finger for generations. I sow 30 cent okra seeds towards the […]

Insect company raises $2 million by bringing pet food online

Protenga will launch its next generation of smart insect farms in Malaysia, converting organic by-products into high-value protein and organic fertilizer. The expansion is intended to meet growing demand for insect-based ingredients for the pet food, aquaculture and animal feed markets and for high-grade organic fertilizers to improve quality soils and agricultural production in Southeast […]

Do your newborn calves have a health savings account? | Livestock

Having strong protocols in place from the moment a calf is born will help build immunity, laying the foundation for a normal, healthy, fast-growing calf. (Courtesy photo.) A savings account helps ensure that you’ll be covered for unexpected expenses. The same goes for a calf’s immune system. Investing in maintaining normal digestive health and a […]

Joule’s Clean Energy Programs Save New York State Residents Approximately $7 Million Since July 2021

Beyond that, the program also offers environmental benefits. Participants in Joule’s programs have collectively helped us avoid more than 650,000 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions since July 2019the equivalent of the amount of carbon sequestered by 825,000 acres of forest in one year. In 2021, Joule launched community choice aggregation (“CCA” or “community choice”) […]

Last day to apply for the 292 Livestock Development Officer positions

The Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) will today conclude the online application process for the recruitment of Livestock Development Officer positions in the Maharashtra Livestock Service. Interested candidates can apply for vacancies on the official website mpsconline.gov.in. The MPSC recruitment campaign is underway for 292 positions of Livestock Development Officer Positions in Maharashtra Livestock Service, […]

Justice Department investigates sharing of labor information by chicken companies

The Justice Department is investigating whether the poultry companies engaged in anti-competitive sharing over employment practices that weighed on the wages of workers at the plant, according to people familiar with the matter. The Justice Department’s civil investigation examines the actions of several poultry companies, the people said, and adds to the scrutiny that U.S. […]

Investors from Oman to sign breeding agreements with Taita-Taveta breeders

Sheikh Mohamed Dor, Kenyan Ambassador to Oman [3rd left] with Albashayer meat company CEO Dr. Ghalib Alsaidi [right] at the port of Mombasa. 40,000 sheep and goats were purchased from Kenyan farmers by Albashayer Meat Company in Oman. [Omondi Onyango,Standard] A high-ranking delegation of cattle investors from Oman is expected to visit Taita-Taveta County next […]

Macquarie’s GIG to launch offshore wind business

Macquarie, the world’s largest infrastructure bank, is betting on offshore wind power by launching a London-based company that will seek institutional investment to develop new projects around the world. Jonathan Cole, former director of Iberdrola’s offshore wind business, was hired as managing director and Samuel Leupold, former director of Orsted Wind Power, as chairman to […]

Beef prices cushion rising production costs

Accelerating market demand is driving up prices as beef finishers find themselves almost in the same league as Arab oil tycoons as global demand continues their production. Not so long ago, aiming for a €5/kg yield for beef cattle would have been more of a pipe dream than a possibility, and this week proximity to […]

Inflation affects small farmers in Alabama

How are local farmers coping with rising costs for everything from fuel to food? HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – According to the USDA, this year, grocery store food prices are expected to rise between two and three percent, and restaurant food prices are expected to rise between four and five percent. Dr. Waha Hakin Orman of the […]