As beef prices rise, processors fail to reap the benefits

WESTON, Wisconsin (WAOW) – Beef prices continue to rise and it might not stop anytime soon. Marathon County beef processors do their best to make sure they can stay afloat. However, the higher prices of meat are not helping them. “It’s frustrating on our end,” said Renee Radcliffe, owner and operator of S&R Angus. “We […]

USDA Extends Deadline to Request Pandemic Help From Livestock Producers With Animal Losses

WASHINGTON – The US Department of Agriculture is giving livestock and poultry producers extra time to apply for the Livestock Pandemic Compensation Program. Producers who suffered losses during the pandemic due to insufficient access to processing can now apply for assistance for those losses and the cost of depopulating and disposing of animals until October […]

Nonprofits step in as rising food prices impact communities

By Kristen Aguirre Click here for updates on this story ASHEVILLE, North Carolina (WLOS) – At the moment, the prices of grocery stores are increasing. This is because beef prices are already up 14% this year, pork prices have jumped 12.1% and poultry prices are 6.6%. Many experts claim that the demand for goods during […]

Limousin bull breaks Norwich cattle market price record

A ‘monumental auction battle’ at the Norwich Livestock Market saw £ 6,700 paid for a purebred Limousin bull – the best auction price ever. The impressive two-year-old animal, named Withersdale Pinocchio, broke the previous record of £ 4,200 at the bimonthly sale on Hall Road. The new owner is Will Hemmant of Woodhouse Farms in […]

Livestock industry leaders talk about hunger and climate at forum

Livestock industry leaders joined producers and government officials in a virtual forum on Tuesday to examine the question of how animal agriculture can sustainably feed a growing world. The forum, co-sponsored by Elanco and Agri-Pulse, led to a discussion on the role animal agriculture can play in reducing greenhouse gas emissions while continuing to feed […]

Rising meat prices hit business owners, customers in the pocket

Buy beef, pork or chicken? Be prepared to spend a little more than in the past. Prices for all three have increased during the pandemic, particularly in recent weeks. “I haven’t really paid much attention to meat prices, but if you watch the news you know there is a spike in prices across the board […]

BBS does not publish crop data on time

It has been six months since farmers harvested potatoes and wheat. However, if someone asks for data on the amount of crops produced and their area during the last harvest from the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS), the state agency responsible for generating data at the national level, he will be disappointed because no information […]

Reduced competition driving up meat prices –

DURANT, Oklahoma (KTEN) – Prices for beef, chicken and pork continue to rise in the market due to a lack of competition in the meat packaging industry. “There is a huge lag,” said Jeff Hazaleus, owner of Durant Stockyards. This disconnect is between ranchers and meat packers. “The farmers and ranchers who don’t even make […]

New Mexico cattle ranchers suffer losses from drought in the west

State Senator Pat Woods has seen a lot of it over the past year – cows taken from a herd and sent to slaughter because their owners could no longer afford to feed them. “It was terribly dry,” said the longtime breeder and Republican lawmaker from Broadview, a herding community in the eastern plains of […]

Adidas EQT Running Support 93 release date

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of adidas‘EQT line, the Three Stripes family is teaming up with various retailers around the world for new sneaker collaborations. One of those stores is Canada’s Livestock, which had the opportunity to comment on the adidas EQT Running Support 93. For this Livestock team-up, was inspired by the prototyping process. […]