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Flies ‘possible route’ of African swine fever spread

2018-11-14 01:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

Flies that have been in contact with swine infected with African swine fever (ASF) could be responsible for spreading the disease between herds

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China's top pig farming firm to follow new lower protein feed standards

2018-11-14 01:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

China's top pig farming company Wens Foodstuffs Group Co Ltd will comply with new government-backed guidelines on lower protein in animal feed, a company executive said, adding however that the impact on its operations would be minimal

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National Pork Board and US Meat Export Federation to partner on Pork 2040

2018-11-14 01:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

The National Pork Board, the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have announced that they will engage in a foresight-based marketing study called Pork 2040

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"We need you to handle antimicrobials with care," says OIE

2018-11-14 01:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

The World Organisation for Animal Health kicks off World Antibiotics Awareness Week 2018 with a call to action for all animal health stakeholders: “We all have a role to play to protect these invaluable medicines”


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Checkoff beefs up the classroom

2018-11-13 23:31:31| Beef

As the Beef Checkoff faces further scrutiny and legal troubles, this beef producer is proud to see her dollars being invested in beef promotion and education.

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BEEFMASTER CONVENTION HELD IN TENNESSEE

2018-11-13 22:57:59| Cattle Today

The 58th Annual Beefmaster Breeders United (BBU) Convention “Beefmasters Gone Country” was hosted in Franklin, Tenn., at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs Hotel and Conference Center from October 24 - 27, 2018.

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TAKE STEPS TO PREVENT FALL AND WINTER HEALTH ISSUES

2018-11-13 22:56:35| Cattle Today

As a cow-calf herd goes into the fall season after a hot, dry summer, the entire herd may be stressed. Excessive heat, short grass and low water tanks stress cattle and make them more susceptible to diseases. Unsanitary conditions and abrupt diet changes also can lead to illness, as can other circumstances of stress.

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LET NEW TECHNOLOGY HELP WITH AN "OLD SCHOOL" CHORE

2018-11-13 22:55:59| Cattle Today

Many producers skip this important management tool simply because it takes time and it's difficult to keep records. Now there is new technology available which can make the process simple.

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VACCINATE CALVES TO KEEP THEM HEALTHY

2018-11-13 22:55:16| Cattle Today

You vaccinate to keep cattle healthy, but if they're already coming down with a bug or your timing is off, your efforts could be worse than a waste. That's what Brian Vander Ley, veterinarian epidemiologist at the University of Nebraska, told 200 cattlemen at the Feeding Quality Forum in Sioux City, Iowa, this August.

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Fed Cattle Recap | Cash market takes back

2018-11-13 22:28:53| Beef

The feedlot cattle trades were a little over $1 lower, with cash sales volume that increased slightly.

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