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25 July 2014
Indonesia Plays Important Role in Tanzania Agriculture
INDONESIA - Minister for Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives Mr Christopher Chiza in Inauguration of Big Result Now of the Vision 25 which held in Morogoro, Saturday 12 July said Indonesia plays an important role in Tanzania agriculture...
22 July 2014
Utrecht to Host Veterinary Nutrition Conference
THE NETHERLANDS - Registration is open for the European Society of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition (ESVCN) congress will be held in Utrecht in September 2014....
17 July 2014
Replace Reduce Refine – Way Forward for Antibiotic Use
ANALYSIS - A framework for replacement, reduction and refinement needs to be established for the responsible use of antimicrobials along the supply chain....
11 July 2014
Free Online Course Offered on Animal Welfare
SCOTLAND - A free online course that offers people the chance to learn more about the ethics and science of animal welfare begins on Monday (14 July)....
EU Ag, Fisheries Committee to Discuss Organic Farming
EU - Among the topics on the agenda for discussion by the EU Agriculture and Fisheries Committee at a meeting in Brussels on 14 July will be a policy debate on organic farming....
07 July 2014
Female Farmers Important to Future of Farming
UK - Female farmers are becoming increasingly more important to the future of the British agricultural and livestock sectors....
Livestock Event Achieves Record Attendance, Up Six Per Cent
UK - A record 17,000 visitors attended the Livestock Event staged at The NEC, Birmingham on 2 and 3 July, 6 per cent up on the year....
03 July 2014
Minister Welcomes Increased Exports at Opening of Livestock Event
UK - The prospects for food and farming in the UK are promising with export markets opening up and global demand for food rising....
24 June 2014
The Year to Go To Livestock Event
UK - Next week's Livestock Event brings together the whole of the cattle industry under one roof. ...
17 June 2014
China Growing in Global Meat and Livestock Sector
ANALYSIS - China is playing an increasingly important role on the international meat market thanks to rising consumption, prices and imports....
13 June 2014
Animal Feed in Europe: Key to Performance, Health and Welfare
EUROPE - At its 57th General Assembly in Liège, Belgium, last week, the European Feed Manufacturers Association (FEFAC) published 'The Feed Chain in Action', a report revolving around three fundamental pillars on which the EU compound feed industry is...
12 June 2014
More Funding for Agriculture Teaching in Canadian Classrooms
SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA - Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart have announced a new C$1-million five-year funding agreement with Agriculture in the Classroom Saskatchewan. This represents a $550,000 increase...
11 June 2014
Beef Top of Agenda for UK Farming Unions
UK - Farming bodies from around the UK have prioritised beef as the hot topic ahead of a Presidential Summit in London....
10 June 2014
Getting Mileage from Muck
Farmers and industry are invited to see first-hand the role on-farm anaerobic digestion (AD) can play on farms in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, being self-sufficient in energy, creating an alternative income and improving waste management....
Feed Science Forums Return to Livestock Event
UK - A series of Feed Science Forums designed to offer practical science based advice to all farmers as well as for consultants and feed advisors will be held at the Livestock Event to be staged at The NEC, Birmingham on Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 July....
06 June 2014
Beef Technology Day – 1 July
UK - Beef producers will have the opportunity to hear firsthand about the benefits of adopting new technologies on farm at an RASE organised event on 1 July 2014 at Askham Bryan College, Yorkshire....
02 June 2014
Assurance Sought AgResearch Plans Will Not Hit Sheep and Beef Research
NEW ZEALAND - Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is seeking assurance around research outcomes and future science capability for the sheep and beef sector in the restructuring of AgResearch....
29 May 2014
Registration Opens for Distance Learning Course on Feed Production
US - Registration is now open for the course, 'Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing' co-sponsored by the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA)....
21 May 2014
Workshop Addresses Science Needs of Beef and Sheep Sector
UK - Making science work for English beef and sheep producers and processors is the theme of an EBLEX research and development workshop for farmer advisors....
15 May 2014
Careers Centre Available at This Year's Livestock Event
UK - Those looking for a new career in agriculture can get a helping hand at this year's Livestock Event where the Careers Centre will focus on employment opportunities. ...
30 April 2014
Animal Welfare to Take Centre Stage on World Veterinary Day
GLOBAL – Leading animal welfare experts united on 26 April as part of World Veterinary Day, which this year focused on the role of veterinarians in animal welfare and World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) standards....
25 April 2014
Challenge from Dairy Sector to Make a Difference
UK - The dairy industry will need to collaborate and governments will need to step in to help the sector become more competitive if it is to meet global demand....
10 April 2014
Overcoming Information Gaps in Africa’s Livestock Sector Essential
AFRICA - As countries in Africa continue to grow at a fast pace, the consumption of animal protein is projected to climb rapidly. ...
03 April 2014
Farmers Union Leaders Attend WFO General Assembly
US - Last week National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson attended the fourth World Farmers Organisation (WFO) general assembly in Buenos Aires, focusing on a number of timely issues, including women and beginning farmers, climate change, and...
27 March 2014
Alliance to Discuss Sustainability at Summit
US - Panelists from Elanco Animal Health, the World Wildlife Fund, Cobb-Vantress and Alltech will seek to define sustainability as it relates to agriculture on a panel at the upcoming Stakeholders Summit, the Animal Agriculture Alliance announced Wednesday,...
25 March 2014
Viet Nam Holds Livestock, Dairy and Aquaculture Expo
VIET NAM - More than 180 domestic and foreign companies have participated in the ongoing international exhibition of livestock, dairy, meat-processing and aquaculture (ILDEX Vietnam 2014) in Viet Nam's southern Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City....
18 March 2014
EU Ag Sector Role in Economic Crisis Outlined at Major Conference
EU - The agriculture sector is key for helping the EU survive the economic crisis, speakers at a high-level European conference on the future Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) said in Seville....
More Beef at This Year's NEC Livestock Event
UK - The nation's leading livestock event will see beef feature more prominently this year. ...
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