Widespread growth in demand drives US beef exports to record highs

POWERED by impressive growth in a wide range of destinations, the value and volume of US beef exports broke previous monthly records in May, according to data released yesterday by the US Department of Agriculture. While May’s beef exports were expected to far exceed last year’s low totals, export volume reached a record 133,440 tonnes, […]

Breeders will be protected from unfair practices under the US regime

OMAHA, Neb. – The Biden administration plans to issue a new rule to protect the rights of farmers who raise cows, chickens and pigs against the country’s largest meat processors as part of a plan to encourage greater competition in the agricultural sector. The new rule that will make it easier for farmers to sue […]

Drought forces Utah farmers and ranchers to struggle to water crops and feed livestock

SPANISH FORK – Farmers and ranchers in Utah are struggling to water their crops and feed their livestock with the ongoing drought conditions in the state. Utah Agricultural Bureau president Ron Gibson said it best in an interview with CBS News last month. “When agriculture is gone, then our ability to produce food is gone,” […]

Broiler cows and large cattle lead the way as the market remains buoyant

The battle for meat cows and heavy cattle is still the main story in the markets, as competition between plant agents and northern buyers continues to set the trade ablaze. he general consensus in the industry is that farmers are making sure of their money by bringing large cattle and cows to markets right now. […]

Reducing Herds Due to Drought, Pastoralists Continue to Believe | New

The Western Stockman’s Market cattle auction in McFarland has been doing well lately. Too good. Local ranchers have brought in so many beef cattle since March that sales have fallen from a quarter to a third this year. The manager blames the drought. “This year has not been this grassy year,” said CEO Justin Mebain. […]

The strength of the middleman lobby reflects the agitation of the farmers in the 7th month

Although the Supreme Court has put agricultural laws on hold, how a farmer earning Rs. 8,059 per month, spending Rs. 6,646 per month, with daily spending of Rs. 221 in India, continue the unrest not for days , not for weeks, but for months? Does the Samyukt Kisan Morcha observe the 7the months of agitation […]

Dairy farming in Japan – The Cattle Site

New Dairy farming in Japan July 05, 2021 My name is Hiroyuki Uchihori; I work for Zen-noh, a Japanese agricultural cooperative and have been stationed at the Miner Institute as a Zen-noh representative for almost two years. The following article first appeared in The William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute Farm Report and is published […]

Farmers and ranchers credited for low cost of July 4 Missouri BBQs (AUDIO)

The July 4 Missouri culinary events will be cheaper than any of the country’s four largest regions, according to the state’s largest general agricultural organization. Image courtesy of the Missouri Farm Bureau The Missouri Farm Bureau says the average cost of a July 4th barbecue for ten people in Missouri will be $ 56.83, which […]

Livestock fair wins auction despite purchase bans

Betsy Hoen with her Grand Champion Dairy Steer at the Bartholomew 4-H Fair County Cattle Auction, Saturday July 3, 2021 Carla Clark | For the RepublicMost people wouldn’t think of bidding on an auction knowing that they are likely to get nothing for their money. But that’s what more than 100 bidders were told on […]