First-of-its-kind BESS in Sub-Saharan Africa commissioned in Malawi

The co-located solar and storage project in Malawi. Picture: JCM Power. A solar and storage project totaling 20 MW has entered commercial operation in Malawi, which the companies involved say is the first large-scale co-located grid-connected project to do so in sub-Saharan Africa. Independent Power Producer (IPP) JCM Power and infrastructure investor InfraCo Africa have […]

Electronic Livestock Tagging Project to be inaugurated today – The New Indian Express

By Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Livestock Minister J Chinchurani will on Monday inaugurate the pilot phase of RFID-based e-health management and animal traceability system under the state government’s e-Samrudha project at Oamallur panchayat in Pathanamthitta district. e-Samrudha is an IT initiative of the Department of Animal Husbandry which aims at the complete digitization of the […]

Dvara E-Registry Signs MoU with Vaazhndhu Kaattuvom Project, a World Bank Funded Project of Government of Tamil Nadu

Previous story: Luxembourg company B Medical Systems installs solar-powered direct-drive vaccine refrigerators in public health centers and sub-centers in Meghalaya Next story: News18 Bangla to commend educational institutions in West Bengal that have set an example at Education Eminence 2022 Dvara E-Registry Signs MoU with Vaazhndhu Kaattuvom Project, a World Bank Funded Project of Government […]

Emergency Relief Program for Livestock and Farmers

Recently, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the revised emergency relief program that will provide approximately $6 billion to commodity and specialty crop growers who have been affected by drought and natural disasters over the past 2020 and 2021 growing seasons. The ERP program, which is very similar to the former WHIP+ program, will be […]

Farmland Partners buys farm in Illinois and sells farm in South Dakota

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Farmland Partners Inc. (NYSE: REIT) (the “Company” or “REIT”) today announced that it has closed two transactions this week: an acquisition in Illinois and a divestiture in South Dakota. The 78.5-acre row crop farm in Illinois was purchased Tuesday for $685,000. This is the company’s first acquisition in Will County, which is in the […]

USDA would reform ‘tournament’ system in poultry production

Poultry farmers would benefit from greater protection against abuse by processors under a USDA proposal to revamp the “tournament” system that pits producers against each other in a competition for revenue, said the Biden administration said Thursday. The administration also announced $200 million in funding to help independent meat processors start businesses or expand production. […]

United States: TotalEnergies acquires 50% of Clearway, the 5th American player in renewable energies

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory news: TotalEnergies (Paris:TTE) (LSE:TTE) (NYSE:TTE) announces the signing of agreements with Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) to acquire 50% of Clearway Energy Group (CEG), on 5and American player in renewable energies. This is its largest acquisition in renewable energy in the United States, one of the top 3 renewable markets in the world. With […]

More than a fifth of Britons struggling as grocery price inflation hits highest level in 13 years | Cost of living crisis

More than a fifth of households in Britain say they are struggling to make ends meet as the price of weekly groceries rises by 7%, the highest level of inflation in 13 years. According to market research group Kantar, nine out of ten people say they are concerned about rising grocery prices, putting the issue […]

Record number of cattle fed and record low inventory outside feedlots

Click here for DTN Livestock Commentary:… If ranchers aren’t careful, they will become complacent and unprepared when the market tide turns. In a volatile market, it is dangerous to be reactionary and it is equally dangerous to become complacent. Currently, heavy placements and record numbers of cattle fed do not bode well for sellers. […]

Drones on the farm: livestock tracking with UAVs equipped with RFID

By Marc Roberti May 23, 2022Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or drones) are increasingly used in the agricultural sector as technology continues to improve, reducing labor costs and increasing productivity. efficiency, accuracy and traceability within farms. A new area of ​​interest in this field is the use of drones for livestock management and the potential to […]

EarthTalk: Is encouraging dairy farmers and cattle ranchers to capture methane gas from livestock manure good or bad for the planet? | Columnists

Dear EarthTalk: Is it good or bad for the planet to encourage dairy farmers and cattle ranchers to capture methane gas from their cattle manure? — Phil Onorato, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Methane capture, the process of using decomposing livestock byproducts like cow and pig manure to generate electricity, is a promising technology. It helps solve existing […]

US senators offer FTC investigation into beef pricing

WASHINGTON, May 19 (Reuters) – U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds introduced a bipartisan resolution on Thursday calling on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate beef companies for possible price fixing. It’s the latest push by politicians to hold meat companies accountable for high food prices, which critics blame in part on the fact […]

Di Muto launches smallholder management software | Article

DiMuto has launched DiMuto Farm Management, a new all-in-one software to help small farms digitize their operations and gain visibility upstream of the supply chain. The DiMuto Farm Management app connects growing, harvesting, selling and payments for better visibility of farming operations with its three functions – growing, selling and services. Using the DiMuto farm […]

Livestock Markets – Texas Farm Bureau

The AFBF Board of Directors voted on the following policy position regarding the Livestock Price Discovery and Transparency Act: “The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) will continue to remain committed to the Livestock Price Discovery and Transparency Act, but with strong opposition to the mandatory minimum negotiated trade provision.” TFB is committed to finding solutions […]

Government rules out stricter planning rules for livestock buildings

The government has rejected calls for stricter planning rules for new intensive farming units in its response to a damning water quality report. The report, published in January by the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee (EAC), said England’s rivers had become a “chemical cocktail”. He blamed intensive livestock and poultry farming as the main […]

Livestock markets see turnover rise by £83m in 2021

Direct sellers and producers have returned to Wales’ direct selling networks, having increasingly experienced integrated supply chains and lacking cost of production contracts, while livestock markets have reached record prices for stocks across the country. With turnover for all species through the Wales livestock auction system increasing by over £63m to a total of over […]

The American AgCredit of Santa Rosa buys the agricultural credit of New Mexico

American AgCredit has reached an agreement to buy Farm Credit of New Mexico, the Sonoma County-based agricultural lender announced Thursday. The deal is expected to close in July 2023 following regulatory and shareholder approval. The acquisition will add more foothold in the American Southwest for American AgCredit, the fourth largest agricultural lending cooperative in the […]

Livestock and hog futures weaken as high meat prices threaten demand – CME

News Livestock and hog futures weaken as high meat prices threaten demand – CME May 13, 2022 Analysts fear inflation will remain high Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) livestock futures fell on Thursday as high meat prices threaten U.S. demand, Reuters reportedquoting analysts. Worries that inflation could stay high for longer than expected weighed on markets […]

Green Rock Energy Partners announces partnership with renewable energy and renewable natural gas producer Bio Town Biogas

NEW YORK, May 12, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Green Rock Energy Partners LLC (“Green Rock” or “the Company”), a sustainable infrastructure-focused private equity firm that invests in renewable energy businesses and projects, acquired an interest in Bio Town Biogas LLC (“Bio Town”), a renewable energy producer expanding into renewable natural gas, in partnership with Bio Town Ag (“BTA”) […]

6 Tips to Dramatically Increase Your Chances in the Cattle Farming Business

Dakota Everts directs the Growing Forward program for cooperative credit institution Farm Credit Mid-America, and hosts in person Know how to grow conferences for its young farmer clients (under 35, under 10 years in agriculture). Participants receive two days of instruction to successfully complete their new farm. Everts firmly believes that there are some practical […]

2022 Animal Feed Market Size Analysis by 2029

This study is one of the most detailed and accurate, focusing solely on the global Animal Feed market. It throws light on significant factors affecting the growth of the global Cattle Feed market on several fronts. Market players can use this report to gain a correct understanding of the competitive environment and the strategies adopted […]

Smart Livestock Electronic Ear Tag Market Set to Explode

This report studies the Smart Livestock Electronic Ear Tags Market along with numerous industry aspects such as market size, market status, market trends and forecasts, the report also provides brief information about competitors and specific growth opportunities with key drivers in the market. Find comprehensive analysis of Smart Livestock Electronic Ear Tags Market segmented by […]

Should I buy or sell marijuana stocks in May 2022? 2 ancillary cannabis stocks to watch on the Nasdaq right now

The Cannabis Industry in 2022 During This Stock Market Crash For many cannabis investors, watching the decline of major marijuana stocks in 2022 has left them with some tough decisions to make. Should I sell my marijuana stocks now and take the loss? As the cannabis sector continues a downward trend that has been in […]

Veterinary services at the farmers’ doorstep

Now farmers in Karnataka can call toll free number 1962 to avail emergency veterinary ambulance services Now farmers in Karnataka can call toll free number 1962 to avail emergency veterinary ambulance services The state government on Saturday reported 70 veterinary mobile ambulances to provide emergency services to domestic animals at farmers’ doorsteps. Union Fisheries, Animal […]

Business Notes, May 7, 2022

May 7 – Opening of the new ZZ Diesel store in Kokomo After nine years in its original location, ZZ Diesel has opened a larger building in Kokomo that brings together the company’s garage, workshop, warehouse and online sales staff under one roof for the first time. roof. ZZ Diesel is now located at 1836 […]

Beef recovers but supply pressures remain

Report Author: Angus Gidley-Baird, Senior Animal Protein Analyst at Rabobank Australia’s national cattle herd continues to recover, although supply chain issues could affect its growth, according to a new report from Rabobank. The seasonal outlook for beef, titled The recovery is well underway but the process will be slowfound that supply chain pressures could impact […]

Updates to Livestock Insurance Options Provide Better Protection for Producers

News Updates to Livestock Insurance Options Provide Better Protection for Producers Feed costs continue to rise at a time when livestock and dairy markets are facing increased volatility. Richard Flournoy, deputy administrator of the USDA’s risk management agency, says programs such as Dairy Revenue Protection, Livestock Gross Margin and Livestock Risk Protection help producers mitigate […]

Corteva Agriscience Donates $2,500 to Lehigh County 4-H Breeding Club | The Valley Register

Photo caption: Lehigh County 4-H members Kamryn Fink and Levi Lazarus share their agricultural knowledge with the support of Corteva Agriscience Allentown, PA – Lehigh County 4-H is pleased to announce that Corteva Agriscience has donated $2,500 to 4-H Livestock Club Barnyard Zoo through its corporate sponsorship program. “We are very grateful for this donation […]

Beef Week campaign will focus on sustainability

Cattle farming was in the spotlight this week with the industry-supported ‘Beef Week’ campaign. The Ulster Farmers’ Union is taking part in the annual Beef Week campaign which started last Saturday and runs until this Saturday 30 April in conjunction with the Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) to promote the importance of sustainable beef production […]

Confab assesses the challenges of implementing the livestock transformation plan

Jhe Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development organized a National Livestock Transformation Conference in Abuja to discuss issues affecting the implementation of the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) – an initiative of public-private partnership aimed at strengthening the livestock sub-sector. Stakeholders felt that the challenges facing the growth of livestock value chains are manifold, […]