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Will EU Rules Impact MidWest US Dairy Farmers?
New European Union rules could impact US dairy producers selling milk to processors who export dairy products, says J.W. Schroeder, a dairy specialist with North Dakota State University. ...
Irish Situation And Outlook For Dairying
A sharp rise in international butter and powder prices, coupled with favourable exchange rate movements has seen a strong recovery in Irish milk prices in the peak milk production season. With overall production costs largely unchanged, this means that...
Beef From Market Cows: Feeding
The third in this three part feature from the Center for Research & Knowledge Management in the Department of Research, Education & Innovation at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association looks at the classification of market cows. ...
US Dairy Outlook - August 2010
Reduced cow numbers are being more than offset by increased output per cow, leading to rising milk production. Higher exports and rising domestic use will keep prices relatively firm. The immediate tightness in the butter market could be remedied by next...
US Feed Outlook - August 2010
The 2010 corn crop is forecast to be a new record, according to USDA Economic Research Service. ...
Beef From Market Cows: Palatability
The first of this three part feature from the Center for Research & Knowledge Management in the Department of Research, Education & Innovation at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association looks at the palatability of beef from market cows. ...
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates - August 2010
Whilst slaughter of cattle is expected to increase, lower carcase weights mean that beef production is expected to be slightly lower than estimated. Milk production is expected to increase, as herds increase and cows productivity increases, according...
Beef From Market Cows: Classification
For most beef and dairy producers, marketing culled cows translates to 15 to 25 per cent of their annual income and clearly contributes to the profitability of their operation. The first of this three part feature from the Center for Research & Knowledge...
Dairy: World Markets And Trade
During the first half of 2010, international dairy markets were surprisingly strong with the price of Oceania butter and cheese averaging around $4,000 ton while skimmed milk powder (SMP) averaged above $3,000 ton....
Dairy Outlook: July 2010
Milk production continues to advance despite declining cow numbers on a yearly basis; it is production per cow that boosts overall output. More milk both this year and next will limit price increases for dairy products, even though demand both globally...
Milk Production In Finland
The amount of milk delivered to dairies in 2009 totalled about 2,215 million litres, which was 17 million litres more than in 2008 and 81 million litres less than in 1995. The production of organic milk has increased by 80 per cent from the beginning...
How Much Does Deforestation Cost US Producers?
Destrucution of the world's tropical forests by overseas timber, agriculture and cattle operations is seriously undermining the US's competitiveness in these areas, explores a new report produced by the Avoided Deforestation Partners and the National...
The Future Of European Dairy Policy
This report examines the EU dairy sector and international market developments. Particular attention is paid to the decline in intervention prices as applied in recent years and the possible impact of the abolition of the milk quota system. It also analyses...
US Feed Outlook - July 2010
US feed grain production in 2010 is expected to be down from last month reflecting lower planted acreage as forecast in the June 30 Acreage report, according to the USDA Economic Research Service....
Farm Viability In The European Union
This study by the University of Wageninen in the Netherlands, describes the importance of farm subsidies in the EU and analyses the impact of changes in levels of farm subsidies on the viability of farms and regional difference in farm viability. Summarised...
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