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Beef Newsletter - 9th July 2008
Wednesday 9th July 2008
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DuPont Animal Health Solutions
* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 3 new features this week:

Interpretation of Water Analysis for Livestock Suitability
By Dave German, Water Resources Institute - Nancy Thiex, Olson Biochemistry Laboratories - Cody Wright, Department of Animal and Range Sciences. Published by the South Dakota State University.
Bringing Back the Cows With Swath Grazing
By Don Comis, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. This research is part of Integrated Farming Systems, an ARS national program (#207).
Drying Digestates from Biogas Plants
By Dipl.-Ing. agr. Janett Peschel, Big Dutchman International GmbH. Generating power from renewable energies is becoming increasingly important in Germany as well as on the international level.
Claas - Time for new rules
* Company News

DuPont Chinese Food Safety Under Eye of BAX® System
CHINA - The inspection and quarantine administration of China has announced that Dupont's BAX® system will be used as an official method for pathogen detection in food imports and exports.

Barriers Need to be Broken to Help Farmers
US - DuPont Group Vice President Jim Borel told a United Nations (UN) special meeting in New York yesterday that the public and private sectors must act quickly to knock down barriers and help small-scale farmers in the developing world move out of poverty.

* Global Beef Cattle Industry News

   United Kingdom

    New Research Leads to Composting Progress
    Vaccine Rolls in, Bluetongue Zone Spreads Out
    NFUS: Defra Debate on Cost Share is a Waste of Time
    Young Blood and Simmental Cattle Tops Agenda
    Badger Cull Decision: Two Sides to Every Story
    Small Increase in UK Fresh/Frozen Beef Imports
    MEP Warns EU of Brazilian Beef Dangers
    DEFRA: 21st Century Challenges for Food Set in the UK
    Bovine TB: The £20 million Vaccine Project
    Bluetongue Vaccination: A Game of Russian Roulette
Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health
   United States

    Fed Cattle Supply Fundamentals Supportive
    WSPA Put Humanely Labelled Food to the Test
    President Urged to Suspend Ethanol Import Tariff
    NFU Seek Assistance for Independent Producers
    Weekly Roberts Report
    In The Cattle Markets
    E. Coli Contamination Forces Ground Beef Recall
    Time to Identify Sale Bulls in Illinois
    Swath Grazing Keeps Cattle Fed All Year Round
    US Prohibits the Extralabel Use of Cephalosporin
    Fever Ticks Lay Claim to a Million Acres in Texas
    Ethanol Mandate Considered 'Undue Hardship'
    BSE Fight is Not Just About Beef
    Nebraska Recall Expands Ten Fold
    Labour Mess Cripples NY Kosher Meat
    CRP Land in Flood Regions Released for Grazing
    Decoding TB Reveals Jump from Humans to Cattle
    New International Guidelines on Food Safety
    Weekly Roberts Report
    NCBA Evaluates Governance Structure
Agco Product Solutions

    Irish Beef Set for Saudi Arabia
    IFA: Dangers of Mandelson's WTO Deal Accepted


    Global Cattle Prices Race, But Australia is Lagging
    AgForce Calls for Competition in NLIS Tag Market
    Weekly Australian Cattle Summary
    Indonesian Appetite for Beef Set to Soar
    The Quest for a 'Green' Agricultural System
    Marking Out the Future of Beef Genetics

   Russian Federation

    Rosselkhoznadzor Bans Meat Imports from Two Brazilian States
    Anthrax Havoc in East Siberia


    Scotch Beef Coming to Maltese Supermarkets

    Alberta's Livestock and Meat Strategy Reaches Milestone

   European Union

    Antibiotic Resistance Varies Across Europe

   Viet Nam

    Domesticated Storks Kill Flies in Vietnam

   Korea, South

    Hyundai Gear Up for Another Beef Strike
    Gyeonggi Rejects Downer Cattle


    Alarms Raised as Disease Returns to Nigeria

   New Zealand

    NZ Drought Leads to Cattle Shortage


    Indian Maize Ban Effects Kuala Lumpur

That's all for this week!



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