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19 August 2022
US scientists team up to fight flies
Researchers use coconut to create longest-lasting natural insect repellent...
15 August 2022
Meat substitutes: Environment does not motivate consumption
Animal welfare and health aspects, on the other hand, promote the use of meat alternatives...
12 August 2022
Mexican farmers ravaged by northern drought
Cows and donkeys die from lack of water...
FarmSimple wins Canadian livestock innovation award
Herd Hand Water Monitor remotely connects farmers to water sources...
11 August 2022
Government of Canada invests in improving animal welfare
Three groups will receive nearly $3 million in funding...
09 August 2022
Heat waves threaten South Asia’s struggling farmers – many are women
Sitting in a semi-circle in the yard outside of a village school in Nepal, a group of farmers share their concerns about the future. ...
01 August 2022
Welfare group urges farmers to limit transport during extreme heat
Ventilated vehicles are required by law in temps over 30°C...
Aarhus: New tools contribute to healthier cows, healthier economy, less climate impact
Aarhus University leads a new GUDP project (KlimaKS) which will contribute with new tools to help the farmer in his efforts to prevent health problems in dairy cows. This will be beneficial to the cows’ welfare, the farmer’s economy and not least...
25 July 2022
Animal welfare measures affect the profitability of Swedish milk, beef production
Animal welfare measures affect the profitability of Swedish milk and beef production. Secondary and long-term effects of animal welfare strategies and the perceived value of animal welfare must be taken into account....
18 July 2022
Swiss canton okays shooting of two cow-attacking wolves
A grown cow was mauled so badly it had to be euthanised...
How overstocking affects dairy cow performance
A common saying in the dairy industry is, "When milk prices are high, I want to milk more cows and when milk prices are low, I need to milk more cows." This often means overcrowding the pens....
03 June 2022
Weekly global protein digest: improving supply chains, McDonald's, US dairy report
Analyst Jim Wyckoff shares an update on the US futures market, USDA reports and global protein news....
02 June 2022
ASPCA launches $100,000 grant to end US 'factory farming'
Grants will range from $15,000-25,000...
23 May 2022
The importance of observation in cattle handling
Understanding cow behaviour and changing how you act around them can save you time, reduce stress, and make your farm a safer place to work. It can be a huge source of frustration when cows don’t easily move when and where you want them to....
13 May 2022
US beef sector launches Calf Care and Quality Assurance Program
The program is science- and outcomes-based...
16 March 2022
High parity cows occupy cubicles close to feeding table and milking area
It seems that dairy cows want a cubicle to rest in close to the feeding tables. And it is the older, more experienced cows that usually occupy these cubicles in the barn. ...
14 March 2022
Expert: English farmers need greater certainty from Government to boost food productivity
English farmers need greater certainty from Government to make the most of their land to boost both food productivity and environmental benefits, a sustainability expert said. ...
10 March 2022
Gene-edited beef cattle receive regulatory approval in US
Cattle with extremely short, slick-hair coat are better able to withstand hot weather...
03 March 2022
New study says dairy calves are social animals
A new study in JDS Communications® explores young calves’ motivation to seek companionship...
02 March 2022
UK launches financial support program to promotes animal health, welfare
Grants will fund investments for equipment and technology...
18 February 2022
Weekly global protein digest: China to increase meat output by 15%, AI in Kentucky
Market analyst Jim Wyckoff shares highlights from this week's activities in the global protein market....
06 February 2022
Monitoring consumer attitudes to welfare is crucial - AHDB
Although COP26 and the environment has dominated headlines in recent months, consumer concerns about animal welfare have never been far away. ...
27 January 2022
26 January 2022
Enforcement of welfare law delayed by California court
Proposition 12 set minimum space requirements for breeding pigs, egg-laying hens and calves raised for veal...
10 January 2022
USDA to proactively post slaughter records online
AWI declared a huge win for transparency and accountability...
07 January 2022
UK gene-editing legislation to focus on crops, not farm animals
Ethical concerns on livestock are harder to address...
13 December 2021
Canada funds beef certification program
The voluntary certification program reviews food safety, animal care and environmental stewardship standards...
05 December 2021
UK: Farmers the most trusted part of the supply chain
Demand for transparency continues...
 
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