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Dairy Newsletter - 19th September 2008
Friday 19th September 2008
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* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 5 new features this week:

US Feed Outlook
A fall in US feed grain production this month largely caused by dry weather has only partially been offset by increases in foreign production, according to the US Feed Outlook by the Economic Research Service of the USDA.
Economic Contributions of the Dairy Farming and Dairy Product Manufacturing Industries in the Southeast United States in 2005
By Thomas J. Stevens, Alan W. Hodges, W. David Mulkey, and Richard L. Kilmer. Published by the University of Florida, IFAS Extension.
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates
US red meat production is expected to continue to be strong in 2008 and together with broiler meat production is expected to rise next year according to the World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates from the USDA.
World Agricultural Production - September 2008
European corn production has dropped this year compared to last, but China is set for a record harvest according to the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service World Agricultural Production Report. At the same time Australia's harvest has been hit by drought, while Ukraine and Russia see harvest yields soar.
UK Cattle Disease Quarterly Surveillance Report (to June 2008)
This report, by the Veterinary Laboratories Agency, monitors trends in the major endemic cattle diseases. The report is compiled using disease data gathered by the network of VLA Regional Laboratories.
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* Company News

Genus Profits in Times of Trouble
UK - Cattle genetics company Genus Plc reported a forty percent rise in profits this year, despite continuing struggle within much of the industry.
DuPont Eyes Emerging Markets
NEW YORK, US - DuPont is well-positioned for accelerated growth, particularly in emerging markets, Executive Vice President Ellen J. Kullman told investors today.
* Global Dairy Cattle Industry News


 » BSE NEWS: Update on the EU Situation in 2007
 » BLUETONGUE: Compulsory Vaccine in Scotland;
 » Globe Gets Thirsty for Milk Drinks
 » The Keenan Solution to Dairy Emissions

   European Union

 » Update on the EU BSE Situation in 2007
 » EU Propose Greater Welfare in Slaughterhouses


 » Israel: Dairy Industry Planning Law - 2008
Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health
   United States

 » COOL Record Keeping: Now a Necessity in Marketing
 » Kentucky Improves Livestock Disease Center
 » Canola for Fuel and Dairy Food
 » Genetic Mutation at Root of Mad Cow Disease
 » USDA Reserves '840' as Animal ID Prefix Code
 » USDA Changes Montana's Brucellosis Status
 » Hurricane Help: NCF Brings Calm After the Storm
 » Wind of Change: Model Farm Studies Emissions
 » Livestock Advice on Hurricane Aftermath
 » NFU Express Concern Over COOL Loophole
 » FDA Draft: GM Animals Under the Microscope
 » Housing Proposals Spark Discord with AVMA
 » Weekly Roberts Report
 » In The Cattle Markets
 » August Milk Production up 1.5 Percent
 » Weekly US Cattle Outlook - Live Prices Down
 » Weekly Outlook: Corn and Soybean Production Forecasts are Cut
DuPont Animal Health Solutions
   United Kingdom

 » Risk of Cattle Disease Now ‘Highest Ever’
 » Defra Releases Farm Health Planning Model
 » Do Not Import Bluetongue
 » "Obsessive Secrecy" over Badger Slaughter
 » Critical Countdown for UK Dairy Tenants
 » Battle Plan to Beat Bluetongue
 » Save 2ppl: DairyCo’s Advice for Efficiency
 » Cost of Delays: £575 Million Lost at Farmgate
 » Long Winter Ahead: UK Faces Lack of Straw
 » NFU: Grain Merger Will Ease Global Competition
 » NFU Launches Next Generation Dairy Board
 » Milk Roadmap: Dairy Moving in a Green Direction
 » Scotland's Bluetongue Vaccination Plan Mapped Out
 » Performance Winners Announced
 » Third Cow Tested for Bluetongue
 » Incidence of TB in Cattle
 » French Cattle Brought to Wales Have Bluetongue
 » Compulsory Bluetongue Vaccine Programme
 » University and Tesco Launch Dairy Centre
 » Bovine Breakthrough: Mastitis Vaccine Comes Close
 » New Industry Organisation Establsihed
 » UK Slaughter Statistics September 2008
 » Dairy UK Calls on Government for Support
 » Chr. Hansen Probiotics Now in Cheese
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   Viet Nam

 » Risk of Dairy Bankruptcy in HCM City


 » Overcoming Pesticide Resistance


 » New Alberta Livestock and Meat Strategy


 » How Fermented Cabbage Can Keep Infections at Bay
 » Study Details Dairy Slowdown in Finland


 » Data Doctor: Wireless Sensors Probe Health


 » Bluetongue Disease Continues Spread in Sweden

That's all for this week!



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