- news, features, articles and disease information for the cattle industry

Beef Newsletter - 10th September 2008
Wednesday 10th September 2008
Genus John Deere Animax Veterinary Health Schering Plough Animal Health DuPont Animal Health Solutions Agco
Allflex Our Sponsors: Helping keep you updated for free! Claas
ON-LINE SHOP    News    Company News    Events    Articles    Diseases    Treatments    Employment    Cattle Breeds    SEARCH
Welcome to this week's newsletter
Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health
* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 4 new features this week:

Mineral and Vitamin Nutrition for Beef Cattle
By Dr. Jane Parish, Associate Extension/Research Professor; and Dr. Justin Rhinehart, Assistant Extension Professor; Animal and Dairy Sciences. Mississippi State University Extension Service, MSU Cares.
Changing Times: Management Considerations for Cow-Calf Producers
By Dr. Scott P. Greiner, Extension Animal Scientist, Beef, VA Tech. Without question, the landscape of the beef business has changed.
Preparing to Test for Bovine TB 101
By Jamie Larson, University of Minnesota Beef Team. It’s back-to-school time and a lesson in preparing to TB test is due.
USDA Livestock and Products Annual Reports 2008
This article provides the beef and cattle industry data from the USDA FAS Livestock and Products Annual 2008 reports. This week's report is for Brazil.

 » BSE NEWS: Discovery Holds Promise of Live BSE Tests
 » FMD NEWS: Philippines Accredited FMD Free
 » BLUETONGUE: Worst is Over Thanks to Farmers
Agco Product Solutions
   South Africa

 » World Meat Congress Reports
   European Union

 » EU Parliament Votes Against Animal Clones

   United States

 » A Sane Ruling on Mad Cow Testing
 » Manhattan: The Ideal Location for NBAF?
 » Ideas to Maximise Quality of Corn Silage
 » Mexico Suspends US Beef and Poultry Shipments
 » Economic Impact of BSE Responses and Regulations
 » Trouble in Montana: Brucellosis Status Downgraded
 » Test Tube Prions Have Jumped the Species Barrier
 » 12 New Grants to Boost Cattle Production
 » NCBA Join Industry-wide Affidavit for COOL
 » Study Evaluates DDGS as Range Cow Supplement
 » State-wide TB Tests Coming to New Mexico
 » Mad-cow Class Action Gets Judge's Clearance
 » Clones: The Ethics of Super Cows
 » Study Predicts Taste of Tomorrow's Consumer
 » Beef Specialist Says Buy Feed by Value, Not Pounds
 » Weekly Outlook: Corn and Soybean Export Prospects
 » Weekly US Cattle Outlook - Beef Demand At a Negative
 » In The Cattle Markets
 » Weekly Roberts Report
   New Zealand

 » NZ Beef Takes a Fall as US Domestic Volumes Rise
 » Fast Forward Initiative Slowing to a Halt


 » Uganda: Foot and Mouth Disease Hits Mukono


 » Future Proofing Queensland's Beef Industry
 » Brazilian Beef Exports Fall 22% in 2008
 » Oz/Russian Beef Export Threatened by Uranium Rift
 » Staphylococcus aureus and Beef Carcasses Control
 » Genetic Agreement Brings Confidence to Australia
 » Confidence Drains as NLIS 'Isolates' Australians
 » Weekly Australian Cattle Summary

   United Kingdom

 » Strong Beef and Lamb Export Figures
 » Union Issues France 'No Go' Warning
 » Scottish BVD Results to be Unveiled
 » NBA Causing Trouble at the UK Beef Market
 » Scotland's Red Meat at Heart of Nation
 » Keeping CAP Health Check on Track for Farmers
 » Livestock Key to Life in the Highlands
 » UK: Bluetongue: 'the Worst is Over' Thanks to Farmers
 » QMS: Sustainable Councils Nominated
 » NBA: Cut Costs and Avoid Animal Health Tax
DuPont Animal Health Solutions

 » Unwanted Luggage: CIFA Warn of Outbreak Risk
 » CFHS Says Gov 'Shirking' Welfare Responsibility
 » Forage Assistance for Drought Hit Manitoba
 » Changes to Meat Industry = Higher Prices
 » Likely Source of Listeria Contamination Identified
 » Discovery Holds Promise of Live BSE Tests
 » Ritz Unhappy as US Goes Ahead with COOL
 » Low Stress Livestock Handling Video Launched
 » Investigation of Listeriosis Outbreak Announced


 » Philippines Internationally Accredited FMD Free


 » Ample Supplies of Meat and Eggs for this Season
Claas - Time for new rules

That's all for this week!



Seasonal Picks