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China - Livestock and Products Semi-Annual Report 2010
Chinese pork imports will rebound from sharply lower levels inspite of higher domestic production and beef production in 2010 will fall due to a continued fall in the country's cattle herd, according to Michael Woolsey and Jianping Zhang in the latest...
Mixed Crop-Livestock Farming A Help in Africa
According to new research, African farms with both crops and livestock could be more resilient to climate change than farms that only grow crops. ...
US Beef and Dairy Outlook Report - March 2010
There is a more positive outlook in both the beef and dairy sector in the US for 2010 according to the USDA Economic Research Service (ERS) March 2010 Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook....
Getting The Dry Cow Fit For Purpose
Professor David Beever from Keenan addressed a seminar at the National All Breeds Show on dry cow nutrition, reports Charlotte Johnston, TheCattleSite junior editor....
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates - March 2010
Carcase weights appear lower likely due to winter weather causing stress to cattle, according to the USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates. Tighter meat supplies are expected to push beef prices up. Milk production is likely to increase...
Australian Commodities Dairy Report
World dairy product prices recovered strongly in the first half of 2009-10 before partially retreating in early 2010, according to the Australian Commodities report from ABARE....
Financial Crisis Still Hurting US Beef Trade
Long term cattle supplies in the US are going to fall by another one to 1.5 per cent over this year, writes TheCattleSite senior editor, Chris Harris....
US Beef And Dairy Outlook Report - February 2010
Liquidation has led to a further decline in the national cow herd, however with a fall in corn prices expected there is the potential for producers to increase beef production. The fall in herd numbers is likely to affect the dairy industry as well with...
Future Of CAP Post 2013
With talks on the future of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) in full swing, Charlotte Johnston, TheCattleSite junior editor speaks with Tom Hind, Head of Economics and International Affairs for the National Farmers' Union (NFU) to find out what post...
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates - February 2010
Cattle price forecasts for 2010 are lowered as larger numbers of fed cattle are expected to pressure prices, according to the USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for February 2010....
Dairy Supply Management In Canada
The dairy supply management system in Canada is one like no other large milk producing countries have in place. Is it beneficial to the industry or does it hinder competition? Speaking with producers and processors, Charlotte Johnston, TheCattleSite junior...
Australian Commodity Statistics Dairy 2009
Australian milk production has been increasing over the last 20 years. A fall in herd numbers has been offset by increased production per cow, according to the Australian commodity statistics for 2009, published by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural...
Dutch Agriculture Sector 2009
Low milk prices left many dairy producers in the red, whilst beef producers were not much better off in 2009. Despite lower feed costs producers have struggled against low commodity prices according to a new report from Wageningen University in the Netherlands....
US Beef and Dairy Outlook Report - January 2010
US beef exports have benefited from improved demand in Asian markets in late 2009,according to the USDA Economic Research Service (ERS) January 2010 Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook. As the herd size continues to decline, increased demand is expected...
Livestock and Products Report - People's Republic of China
Beef production in 2009 is expected to slide six per cent to 5.8 million metric tons and continue falling in 2010, according to Michael Woolsey and Jianping Zhang in the latest GAIN report from USDA Foreign Agricultural Service. ...
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