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28 April 2017
View news from Ireland Cattle Prices Continue to Kick on
IRELAND - IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods has said the cattle trade is continuing to kick on with a base price of €4.05/4.10 for steers and €4.15/4.20 for heifers. ...
View news from Ireland IFA Meets Department on Regional Vet Labs
IRELAND - Meeting with senior Department of Agriculture officials this week, IFA President Joe Healy said the current Regional Veterinary Laboratory structure is recognised internationally as the optimum disease surveillance structure and must be built...
View news from New Zealand Dairy Expansion will Hit Limits, Must Chase Value
NEW ZEALAND - Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy says there is a limit to further dairy intensification in New Zealand and growing exports in the future will depend more on increasing the value of products rather than the volume....
View news from Global China Drives Surge in New Zealand Exports
CHINA & NEW ZEALAND - New Zealand exports rose by 11 per cent year on year in March, driven by a surge in exports to China, the government statistics agency said Friday....
View news from United States CME: COF Report Shows Feedlot Marketing’s Aggressive
US - The factor causing cattle dressed weights this year to decline more than seasonally since the beginning of January has been the rate at which slaughter steers and heifers have been marketed, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
27 April 2017
View news from United States White House Takes Important First Step to Reining in Antiquities Act
US - The Public Lands Council and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association applaud the executive order signed yesterday that calls for a review of designations made under the Antiquities Act by previous presidents....
View news from United States Calysta, Cargill Officially Break Ground on New Feed Production Plant
US - NouriTech and its lead investors, Calysta, Inc. and Cargill, were joined by state and local elected officials yesterday to officially break ground on a 37-acre Memphis feed production facility. ...
View news from United States New Study Deems Dairy 'Excellent' Source of Protein for Children
US - Researchers at the University of Illinois are using pigs as a model to study the best way of evaluating protein quality in foods eaten by children, a method that was proposed by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations in...
View news from Ireland IFA: Shareholders Must be Assured of Sustainability of Glanbia Ireland Model
IRELAND - IFA National Dairy Committee Chairman Sean O’Leary has said that a meeting of Dairy and County Chairmen in the Glanbia catchment area organised by IFA last week confirmed that, in general, Glanbia farmers are favourable towards the proposals,...
View news from Global Dutch Dairy Giant Plans Big Investment
NETHERLANDS & CHINA - Dutch global dairy giant Royal FrieslandCampina is bullish on the growth potential of the market in China and plans to expand its investments and develop more Chinese-catered dairy products....
View news from Australia a2 Milk Upgrades Revenue Forecast After Strong Sales in China
AUSTRALIA - Australian dairy giant a2 Milk has upgraded its yearly revenue forecast on the back of strong sales in China....
View news from United States CME: Total Commercial FI Cattle Slaughter 98.4%
US - USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), produces a volume of data which livestock markets depend on. Key reports include monthly "Cattle on Feed", "Quarterly Hogs and Pigs", monthly "Cold Storage", and "Cattle Inventory." NASS also...
26 April 2017
View news from United States Cattlemen Praise Confirmation of Perdue for USDA Secretary
US - Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, praised the Senate confirmation of former Governor Sonny Perdue to lead the US Department of Agriculture....
View news from United Kingdom Arla Foods Amba Confirms May Milk Price
UK - Although Arla Foods amba is decreasing its on-account price for conventional milk by one eurocent per kilogramme from 1 May 2017, the UKAF board has taken the decision to maintain the conventional price in the UK at 28.13 pence per litre*....
View news from South Africa Co-op Launches Livestock Feed, Maize Meal Processing Facility
SOUTH AFRICA - In a quest to enter the commercial agro-processing and meat production market, the Mount Frere-based Matyeni Agricultural Co-operative in the Alfred Nzo district of the Eastern Cape, launched a processing facility which produces livestock...
View news from Hong Kong SAR Banks Grilled Over US$200m Loan to Dairy
HONG KONG - The Hong Kong Monetary Authority is questioning lenders over a US$200 million (HK$1.56 billion) loan raised by China Huishan Dairy Holdings (6863), as regulators try to unpick the group's tangled finances....
View news from Canada Call for Patience in Assessing Survival of Fall Seeded Cereal Crops
CANADA - The Executive Director of Winter Cereals Canada is calling for patience as winter cereal growers assess the viability of crops that were planted last fall, writes Bruce Cochrane....
25 April 2017
View news from United States CME: Feedlots Unlikely to Maintain Current Placement Rate in H2/2017
US - The latest USDA cattle on feed numbers came in above the average of analyst estimates, which would normally call for a somewhat bearish reaction from futures when they open, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
View news from New Zealand New Livestock Finance Facility Offers Flexibility
NEW ZEALAND - A new seasonal livestock finance facility is aiming to address a gap in the market for low cost and flexible borrowing....
View news from Iran Iranian Livestock, Poultry Exports Earn $1.2 Billion
IRAN - More than $1.2 billion worth of livestock and poultry products were exported over the 11 months to 18 February, registering a $554.7 million trade surplus in the sector, a deputy agriculture minister said....
View news from United Kingdom Scottish Dairy Farmers Risk Losing Out on EU Dairy Aid
SCOTLAND, UK - Scottish dairy farmers run the risk of missing out on valuable dairy aid scheme money and NFU Scotland is urging them to act now....
View news from United States APHIS Posts New Animal Welfare Inspection Reports
US - APHIS is posting Animal Welfare inspection reports involving business entities that occurred after the Agency restricted the public’s access to the search tool for the Animal Care Inspection System on 3 February 2017, while the Agency conducts...
View news from Estonia Estonia Reports Rise in Milk, Meat Prices in March
ESTONIA - The average purchase price of raw milk was up 41.3 per cent on year in March, while the purchase price of pork increased 11.6 per cent, Statistics Estonia reported on Friday....
View news from China Fonterra Aims at Consumers of Premium Dairy Products
CHINA - Dairy raw material provider Fonterra is looking to boost its consumer business in by focusing more on the higher margin branded consumer dairy products....
View news from Pakistan FBR Looking to Milk More Taxes from Dairy Sector
PAKISTAN - For the third straight year, the government is planning to milk more taxes from the dairy sector and this time, the target product is tea whitener – a liquid or granular substance that is used as substitute for milk or cream as an additive...
View news from United States Land O’Lakes Makes First Public Sustainability Commitment to Walmart
US - During Walmart’s Sustainability Milestone Summit, Land O’Lakes, Inc. joined the retailer and other organizations in announcing its commitment to sustainability and participation in a new platform, Project Gigaton. ...
View news from Netherlands Organic Milk Guaranteed Price for May €49.00
NETHERLANDS - The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for organic raw milk for May 2017 is €49.00. The organic guaranteed price for May increases by €1.00 compared to April (€48.00)....
 
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