Lake County businesses reopen despite lingering COVID issues – Lake County Record-Bee

[ad_1] LAKE COUNTY – Gov. Gavin Newsom lifted the stay-at-home order and removed the county-level system on June 15. According to his website, the governor said, “California is turning the page on this pandemic, thanks to swift state action and the work of Californians who have followed public health guidelines and been vaccinated to protect […]

Montana Senators Support Meat Wrapping Investigation | state

[ad_1] Belgrade resident and Republican U.S. Senator Steve Daines has called on the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the domestic meat packaging industry for antitrust violations and trade restriction. In this bipartisan complaint, Daines was joined by the other senator from Montana, Democrat Jon Tester. “This investigation started before the last elections,” Daines told […]

Bradley wins 2021 World Cattle Auctioneers Championship | Livestock

Chuck Bradley, of Rockford, Alabama, was named the 2021 Cattle Auctioneer World Champion at the 57th Annual Competition held at the Dickson Regional Livestock Center, Dickson, Tennessee, and presented by Overland Park, Kansas, Livestock Marketing Association. “It was such a surreal moment,” Bradley said. “I was amazed. You go back and look at the other […]

Liberia: government secures US $ 55 million funding agreement

[ad_1] President George M. Weah has submitted to the House of Representatives a US $ 55 million funding agreement for ratification titled “Rural Economic Transformation Project” between the Republic of Liberia and the International Development Association (IDA). The agreement was presented to the House on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, during the House’s regular session on […]

Lincoln County Farm Bureau Rotating Pasture Cattle Farm Tour a Success

[ad_1] About 30 participants enjoyed a farm visit on June 5, along with two beef producers from the region. The tour was sponsored by the Lincoln County Farm Bureau and focused on rotational grazing of grass-fed cattle.Grass is the natural food of cattle. While grass-fed beef takes longer to ripen to market weight, the beef […]

EU to lift ban on feed made from animal remains

Reading time: 2 minutes The ban on feeds made from animal remains has been lifted in the EU, although it was put in place following the BSE (mad cow disease) outbreak for years 90. Moreover, it was lifted to favor European farmers, according to reports. Livestock feed Foods processed into animal protein (PAP) are made […]

Corteva CEO James C. Collins, Jr. to retire at year end

[ad_1] WILMINGTON, Del., June 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Corteva, Inc. (NYSE: CTVA) today announced that James (Jim) C. Collins, Jr., Managing Director, will retire from Corteva, effective December 31, 2021, after more than 37 years with the company and its predecessor, DuPont. Mr. Collins has agreed to continue in his role as CEO […]

Roma store sale June 23: prices rise with demand for supplies and feeders

[ad_1] Attached is the Roma Store press report.Image – Meeleebee Downs, Wallumbilla Angus heifers that sold for 248c / kg, peaking at $ 932 for an average of $ 584. Courage 4576 Switch 488 Cattle were sourced primarily from the local sourcing area, but included a large single supplier from the Winton area. Steers made […]

Argentina gradually resumes beef exports

[ad_1] Argentina is the world’s fourth largest beef exporter, with sector revenues vital to the country’s economy. BUENOS AIRES: The Argentine government on Tuesday announced the gradual resumption of beef exports suspended a month ago in an attempt to moderate the surge in prices in the country. Exports have been allowed up to a maximum […]

Beef Prices Rise With ‘Expected Supply Tight’

[ad_1] Beef prices rose this week, with “extremely tight” livestock supplies expected in the coming weeks, according to the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA). Brendan Golden, chairman of the association’s breeding committee, noted that prices “have gone up another 5 cents / kg this week.” “Steers earn € 4.15 / kg to € 4.25 / kg; […]

Mouse and the importance of vaccinating your livestock

Tahnee Manton, Livestock Manager, Local Land Services Northern Tablelands The mice that are and have been present in the northern highlands for the past few months mean that much of the stored feed has not only been eaten by the mice, but has also likely received some degree of contamination. In addition to causing damage, […]

Grazing family purchases 438,000 hectare ranching station at Miranda Downs in the Gulf of Carpentaria

[ad_1] A leading Australian breeding family have purchased a 438,000 hectare ranching station in the Gulf of Carpentaria at a price that would set a new “benchmark” in the property market. Key points: The Hughes family, based in central Queensland, purchased the 438,000 hectare (over one million acres) Miranda Downs resort The Stanbroke Pastoral Company […]

Al Dahra agricultural group seeks EBRD funding for operations in Romania and Serbia

[ad_1] The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) plans to extend, subject to approval on July 21, two loans totaling 54 million euros companies in the Al Dahra group of companies, a leading global agribusiness player headquartered in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. One of the loans, in the amount of 20 million euros, […]

ND herders continue to sell much of their cattle herds amid drought

[ad_1] RUGBY, ND – Farmers and ranchers across the state have felt the impact of the drought. Many pastoralists have had to contend with the reality of selling some or all of their herds of cattle, leaving places like the Rugby Cattle Auction full of cattle and potential buyers. As the auctioneer reads the prices, […]

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[ad_1] BEST STORIES Meat packaging industry faces overhaul push in Washington U.S. meat packaging industry faces tighter scrutiny in Washington, as lawmakers and regulators push for $ 213 billion industry overhaul over complaints of alleged corporate influence of meat in markets and farmers. The US Department of Agriculture is developing new rules that would change […]

There are drawbacks to the end of in-person pit trading | Agriculture News

[ad_1] The first day of May was a watershed moment for agricultural markets, farmers and ranchers. May 1 marked the end of live trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and its subsidiaries, the Chicago Board of Trade, the Kansas City Board of Trade, and the New York Mercantile Exchange. In March 2020, commercial stands were […]

Senate Agriculture Committee to Hold Hearing on Livestock Market Manipulation

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senator John Thune (RS.D.) speaks during a Senate Subcommittee hearing on Commerce, Science and Transportation on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S. on December 10, 2020. Samuel Corum / Pool via REUTERS / File Photo YANKTON, SD (WNAX) – The Senate Agriculture Committee will hold a hearing Thursday to examine the […]

ICC Provides Livestock to Persecuted Christians in Egypt

06/21/2021 Washington DC (International Christian Concern) – In Egypt, a young Christian named Akl was accused of harassing a young Muslim woman, which led to tensions in the village that affected her entire family. “It was a difficult time,” Akl’s mother said. “People humiliated us after my son was on the roof [and] her cell […]

EBRD to finance two Polish wind farms

[ad_1] Poland is accelerating its transition from fossil fuels with the development, construction and operation of two wind farms thanks to funding from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The EBRD’s local currency loan of PLN 275 million (equivalent to EUR 60.4 million) finances two separate projects, with a parallel commercial lender, Banco […]

This free clinic in Cedar Rapids has a new home thanks to a $ 1 million loan from a donor

[ad_1] CEDAR RAPIDS – In its 28 year history, His Hands Free Clinic has never operated in a room built for medical care. But that is about to change this month as the devout nonprofit moves to a new space that has been bought and renovated through a $ 1 million loan. “I’m definitely telling […]

Madison Realty Capital closes more than $ 1.5 billion

[ad_1] New York, February 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Madison Realty Capital, a fully integrated real estate private equity firm focused on bond and equity strategies, announced today that it had more than 1.5 billion Conducted bond purchases in 2020 ranging from $ 4.9 million to $ 173 million. The company completed a total of […]

VA Updates Circulars on Assessment Practices for COVID-19 | Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

[ad_1] The VA recently released updates to Circular 26-20-13 that enabled the expanded use of field inspections during the VA assessment process. In addition to clarifying certain terms and the effective date of the circular, the current update adds a content-related provision on the accessibility of the water system for repair inspections. According to the […]

Funding Circle is temporarily closing the doors to casual investors

[ad_1] Peer-to-peer investing has dealt another blow as Funding Circle, one of the UK’s largest platforms, has deterred investors from backing lending to help coronavirus-hit businesses. The peer-to-peer lender more than doubled its share price after breaking it on Jan. It was also accepted to lend money to small businesses in the US through a […]

Funding Circle reports increased losses

[ad_1] During 2019, the UK marketplace lender lent £ 1.6 billion ($ 2 billion) to small businesses through its platform, according to Funding Circle’s annual results. In total, it had £ 2.6 billion ($ 3.3 billion) in loans under management by the end of the year. Funding Circle grew revenue 18% to £ 167 million […]

Funding Circle outperforms $ 10 billion in loans to small businesses worldwide

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Funding Circle, the leading small business lending platform in the UK, US, Germany and the Netherlands, announced today that investors have lent more than $ 10 billion to small businesses around the world through its platform. Funding Circle reached this milestone in less than a decade and has […]

Coronavirus emergency program gives fintechs a chance for SBA loans

[ad_1] For fintechs, the federal government’s comprehensive response to the coronavirus crisis could be a way of gaining access to more credit options. Congress stands ready to pass a stimulus package that provides $ 349 billion in loans to small businesses. The effort, which is scheduled to run through June 30, would be channeled through […]

Changing life – and credit history – one microloan at a time

[ad_1] In summary It’s a catch-22: To get good credit, consumers must first have good credit. Programs like that of the nonprofit Mission Asset Fund bridge informal traditional lending practices with the mainstream financial system. In an office building in the Mission District of San Francisco, a small group of people who had just met […]

Exclusive: Lisa Jacobs from Funding Circle on CBILS, private investors and the economic recovery

[ad_1] Funding Circle celebrates its 10th anniversary in August this year and was originally founded to support small businesses that were underserved by major banks after the financial crisis. 10 years later, small businesses are facing another mammoth crisis, but Funding Circle is still ready to support it, explains UK CEO Lisa Jacobs (pictured). “What […]

Funding Circle US introduces Small Business Choice, offering small business owners interest and loan term options

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Funding Circle US, the leading small business lending platform, today announced Small Business Choice. The newest feature on Funding Circle’s US lending platform offers borrowers three fully approved loan options with varying terms and interest rates to give small business owners the flexibility to find the loan that […]

MarketFinance vs. Funding Circle: Comparison of the CBILS products

[ad_1] MarketFinance is the latest alternative lender to unveil its line of products under the Coronavirus Business Interruption Lending Program (CBILS), but how does it compare to other providers? British Business Bank accredited MarketFinance for CBILS loans last month and is one of the alternative lenders offering the financing package for troubled companies alongside Funding […]

Starling and Funding Circle Provide £ 300M Small Business Loan: CityAM

[ad_1] Starling Bank and Funding Circle announced today that they have teamed up to provide £ 300 million in loans to small businesses under the Coronavirus Business Interruption Lending Program (CBILS). Starling is partnered with other institutional investors through Funding Circle to provide loans to more than 4,000 small businesses across the UK. Both fintech […]

UK SME Lender Funding Circle is re-examining whether Open Banking should be used to improve the customer experience

[ad_1] Funding Circle (LSE: FCH), an SMB lender that facilitates loans in both the US and parts of Europe, is currently considering whether to start using open banking technology. The company claims it has managed to improve its customer experience and is now looking to rethink the adoption of open banking software and solutions. Open […]

The SME Lender Financing Circle reports that millions of UK consumers have switched to local businesses

[ad_1] Sponsorship group (LSE: FCH), an SME lender that provides credit in both the US and parts of Europe, recently noted that many businesses in the UK are preparing to reopen amid lockdown measures related to the Coronavirus will be eased. But even for companies that have continued to provide services during the pandemic, adapting […]

Check out the documentary “Dark Circle” on Rocky Flats this Friday | University libraries

[ad_1] Starting Friday, August 21, the CU Boulder International Film Series and the University Library Archives invite you to a virtual screening of the award-winning documentary Dark circle. Produced and directed by Chris Beaver and Judy Irving, the 1982 feature film tells the story of the Rocky Flats Plant in Jefferson County, Colorado. The Rocky […]

Funding Circle expands into bounce-back loans

[ad_1] Funding Circle is preparing to expand its involvement in the government’s emergency funding programs to offer bounce-back loans (BBL) alongside coronavirus business interruption loans. The peer-to-peer lender was the first in the industry to be accredited for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Lending Program (CBILS) and to accept an offer from the British Business Bank […]

Starling Bank provides Funding Circle with a £ 300 million CBILS loan pool

[ad_1] Alternative loansDigital banking CBILS aims to provide largely government-backed credit to SMEs to ensure smaller businesses receive liquidity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Image source: Starling Bank Starling Bank and Funding Circle have entered into a strategic partnership to provide £ 300 million in loans to small businesses under the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme […]

LendingClub works with Opportunity Fund and Funding Circle to improve financial inclusion and access to credit for small businesses

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO, April 23, 2019 / PRNewswire / – LendingClub Corporation (NYSE: LC), America’s largest online lending marketplace, connecting borrowers and investors; Opportunity Fund, the country’s leading nonprofit small business lender; and Funding Circle, the leading small business lending platform in The United States1, today announced a collaboration aimed at greatly improving small business […]