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Dairy Newsletter - 14th November 2008
Friday 14th November 2008
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This week's Book Focus

Lameness in Cattle
Author(s): Chris Watson - Forward by David Logue

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Gut Efficiency: the Key Ingredient in Ruminant Production
Author(s): Sylvie Andrieu and David Wilde

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Buy Poultry Breeds and Management Cattle: A Handbook to the Breeds of the World
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* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 4 new features this week:

West Bound Threat: The Journey of Bluetongue
Emerging in South Africa over 125 years ago, the bluetongue virus spilled into the Mediterranean basin and spread North beyond the tropic and subtropic regions until it reached Europe. Now, BTV6, the EU's third strain has been detected in Holland. Are these reoccurring outbreaks a sign of things to come? asks Adam Anson, reporting for TheCattleSite.
Economic Impacts of Regulatory Responses to BSE
Using Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) as an example, this paper by the United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service demonstrates the pervasiveness of the effects of restrictive feed policies and regulations, particularly as they relate to meat and bone meal and other protein feeds.
USDA Dairy and Products Annual Reports 2008
This article provides the dairy and cattle industry data from the USDA FAS Dairy and Products Annual 2008 reports. This week's reports are for Australia and Japan.
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates
US meat production seems to be down all round this month, falling slightly behind expectations, says the World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) from the USDA.
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* Company News

EUROTIER REPORT: CID LINES Launches Bioprotexion
GERMANY: Hygiene solutions company CID LINES launched a new programme for food safety on farm in the Bioprotexion Box at EuroTier.
* Global Dairy Cattle Industry News


TheDairySite editorial team report from Eurotier 2008 in Hanover, Germany.

 » BSE NEWS: Real Value of Japan's Trillion Yen Tests
 » FMD NEWS: Foot-and-mouth Kills 1,000 in Uganda
 » BLUETONGUE: Helpline for Scottish Farmers
 » Report Foresees a New Era of Global Dairy Markets

   European Union

 » Farmland: EC Teaches Kids About Welfare
 » European Veterinary Week Raises Border Awareness
 » EU Must Keep Its Nerve on CAP Health Check
 » EU Organisations Unite Over Food Safety
Claas - Time for new rules
   New Zealand

 » NZ Dairy Farmer Fined for Effluent Discharge
 » Fonterra and Dairy Workers Agree Settlement

   United States

 » Corn, Soybean, and Cotton Prices Likely to Stay Low
 » How to Go Green with Dairy
 » USDA Releases 2007 US Animal Health Report
 » Agricultural Air Quality Task Force Assembled
 » The Future of GM Animals Today
 » Not All DDGS Made Equal Says Purdue Research
 » US Documentary Challenges Welfare Perceptions
 » USDA Funds Project to Study Salmonella
 » Record Year for US Soy Exports
 » Weekly Outlook: November Crop Reports About As Expected
 » Weekly US Cattle Outlook - Cow Slaughter was Up
 » Dairy Products Prices Highlights
 » Weekly Roberts Report

   United Kingdom

 » Paid Cattle Prices Now More Than Quotes Offered
 » No Need for Panic Over Curly Calf Syndrome
 » IFA Sets Out Key Priorities For Irish Health Check
 » NBA Plot Coordinated Attack on Suckler Infertility
 » Ireland Prepare for High Liver Fluke Levels
 » Dairy UK Lobbies Against Differential Quota
 » Badger Cull Stalemate
 » Control of Salmonella in Animal Feeds
 » Last Chance for Older Cattle Disposal Scheme
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   South Africa

 » Balancing the Milk Market in South Africa


 » Preventative Strategies to Help Animal Industry
 » 2nd Generation Fuels Promise Feed Market Relief
 » Australian Dairy Unites on Nutrient Project
 » $910 million: Japanese Takeover of Oz Dairy Farmers
 » Dairy Takeover Welcomed by NSW Farmers
 » Weekly Australian Cattle Summary


 » Counting the Value of Grazing Grass in Canada


 » Dairy Market Supports Needed to Hold up Crumbling Prices
 » Ireland in Support of Veterinary Week 2008
 » Teagasc: 300 Day Grazing Without Quality Conflict
 » IFA Urge Co-ops to Hold Milk Prices


 » Philippines Presses for FMD-free Status


 » Columbian Dairy Sector Has Appetite for US Grains


 » Chr. Hansen Moves into Maturing Romanian Market
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That's all for this week!



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