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Dairy Newsletter - 5th December 2008
Friday 5th December 2008
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* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 4 new features this week:

GM Restrictions: A Boon to the European Livestock Sector?
Several feed organisations in the EU have warned of the dangers posed by a lack of soya supplies, writes Rachel Ralte reporting for TheCattleSite.
Unmasking the Canadian Cattle Crisis
1989 was a pivotal year for the Canadian beef and cattle sectors. A new market structure held aloft a promise of modernisation, globalisation and sector efficiency. Only now are the full effects coming to light and with them the realisation of what this promise really delivered, writes Adam Anson, reporting for TheCattleSite.
Slurry Application Management for Optimum Fertilizer Value
Volatile fertilizer prices experienced in the last year have contributed to a large increase in the value of cattle slurry to the farmer, writes Stan Lalor in a Teagasc publication.
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 Algeria and Chile.
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* Global Dairy Cattle Industry News


 » BSE NEWS: Variant More Virulent than Classical Form
 » FMD NEWS: Chilean Inspectors Arrive in Brazil
 » BLUETONGUE: Unions Reiterate Call for UK Import Ban
 » The Role of Farms and Forests in Changing Climate

   European Union

 » EU Vets to Discuss Bluetongue Import Ban
 » EU Approves GM Soybeans for Livestock Feed


 » Violence in Pakistan Disrupts Milk Trade
   United States

 » New Mad Cow Rule Poses Health Dangers of its Own
 » 2009 Illinois Dairy Days: Economic Expectations
 » Producers to Lumber Cost of New Disposal System
 » Industry Veteran Joins Dairy Farmers Of America
 » USDA to Discuss TB Programme with Farmers
 » Aurora Fare Well on Welfare
 » What Does 2009 Hold for Feed Prices?
 » Three More Cases of Bovine TB Found in Beltrami County
 » New Animal Health Lab Likely to be in Kansas
 » Dairy Products Prices Highlights
 » Weekly Outlook: Soyabean Exports
 » Weekly Roberts Report

   United Kingdom

 » Gordon Brown Urged to Support Dairy Industry
 » Dairy Farmers of Britain Plan Restructure
 » Dairy Farmers to Thaw Winter Morale
 » NBA Get Serious Over BVD Eradication
 » Union Stops Chasing the Badger Cull
 » NADIS Veterinary Report and Forecast - November 2008
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 » Australian Dairy Farmers Milk Healthy Profit
 » The Changing Face of Bovine Ephemeral Fever
 » Lack of Oz Confidence Mirrors Commodity Decline
 » At One With Nature: Fonterra Commits to Environment

   New Zealand

 » U-Turn in Canterbury: Report on Dairy Effluence
 » Dairy Demand Drops in Heat of Economy


 » Chinese Dairy Exports Dry Up
 » $100 Million Private Investment in Chinese Raw Milk

   South Africa

 » Dairy Distress: Clover Seeks Protection in SA
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   Saudi Arabia

 » Trouw Nutrition and Aimco to Cooperate


 » Canada Hopes for Quick Resolution of COOL
 » Support Comes for Canadian Dairy Products

   Viet Nam

 » Melamine Feed Limits Set in Vietnam


 » Irish Farming Grows Organically


 » Land of Lush Patures Turns to Feedlots
 » Dairy Worker Dies in Strike


 » Dutch Opt for Voluntary Bluetongue Vaccination
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That's all for this week!

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