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World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates – December 2011
The forecast for total red meat and poultry production in 2012 has been reduced as lower expectations for broiler production more than offsets a higher pork production forecast, while estimates for beef and turkey output are unchanged, according to the...
South Korea Dairy and Products Annual Report 2011
Korea‟s per capita consumption of dairy products is expected to grow about 15 per cent over the next decade reflecting a strong economy, Koreans‟ exposure to a Western diet, a rise in fast food outlets, and a growing appetite for pizza and...
Dairying In Viet Nam
On a recent visit to Viet Nam, Stuart Lumb got the opportunity to visit three dairy units and a processing facility. He writes about them here for TheCattleSite. ...
Spain Dairy Annual Voluntary Report 2011
Spain is one of the few EU countries with a structural deficit of milk production that is enshrined in its quota allocation, according to the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service....
Iowa Farm Outlook: Dairy Overview
The future of the dairy industry is a time filled with excitement and animosity due to commodity prices and new technology, says Kristen Schulte, Iowa University Extension team....
FAO Food Outlook: Milk & Milk Products
Since reaching a peak in the first quarter of 2011, the FAO international dairy products price index (2002–2004=100) has trended downwards, dropping by 13 per cent between March and October to stand at 204. ...
In Focus Economic Dairy Report
In the rural commodities wrap, NAB Agribusiness Economist Michael Creed discusses global dairy prices and the global supply outlook. ...
Are Global Dairy Prices Falling?
In the November edition of Dairy Co's Dairy market update, wholesale data shows global prices falling compared to the previous year....
US Food Safety Policy Enters a New Era
ERS research conducted over the past two decades provides a number of lessons that can help identify efficient and effective means of implementing the Food Safety Modernization Act of 2010. ...
Short Term Outlook for Arable Crop, Meat & Dairy Markets
EU agricultural markets are strongly affected by the macroeconomic outlook, according to the European Commission's Short Term Outlook for Arable Crop, Meat and Dairy Markets. ...
Brazil Annual Dairy Report 2011
The USDA Foreign Agricultural Service forecasts fluid milk production in Brazil to increase by two per cent in 2012, supported by a relatively strong Brazilian economy which will support higher domestic demand....
Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook – November 2011
Drought has increased the number of cattle to slaughter, whilst beef exports continue to grow. In the dairy industry, milk output increases, however greater supply of dairy products worldwide will put pressure on prices in the coming year, according to...
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates – November 2011
While beef and broiler production forecasts for 2011 are lowered, pork and turkey production are increased, according to the latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) for November....
South Africa Grain and Feed Quarterly Update Q3 2011
The USDA Foreign Agricultural Service forecasts South Africa will plant approximately 3.1 million hectares of corn, which should yield a crop of about 12.7 million tons, for the 2012/13 marketing year (MY)....
Algeria Dairy and Products Annual Report 2011
Algerian dairy market reopens to US product with newly negotiated sanitary certificate, according to the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service. US dairy exports continue to suffer from lack of strong US presence in this market. Development of the domestic...
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