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China, U.S. Beef Relations Improving, Focus Turns To Export Protocols

04/17/2017

It’s been 13 years since China closed its doors to U.S. beef, and that may change soon if the meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping is any indication of a relationship change.

Kansas Family Faces Fear Amid Wildfire

04/17/2017

The Grisby family near Ashland, Kan. continue to handle the aftermath of last month's Starbuck Fire.

Develop a Performance Management Mindset

04/14/2017

Research from experts at Purdue University can help you learn to better manage employees within your business.

Meat of the Matter: Soy’s Sad Story

04/14/2017

I’m still waiting for the media to explode in outrage over a recall of E. coli O157:H7-tainted food products. Want to know why it hasn’t happened? Because people got sick on soy, not steak.

Hog Slaughter Moving Up

04/13/2017

Hog slaughter for week ending April 8 was 2.301 million head, 6.8% higher than the same week a year ago.

What’re You Going to Do About It?

04/13/2017

PETA works to promote the work done by people on behalf of the vegan community. Why doesn't agriculture do the same?

Farm Animal Antibiotic Resistance and Stewardship

04/13/2017

A change in how antibiotics are authorized to be used in food animals is at the forefront of the antibiotic resistance discussion.

13 Ways to Tell Good Research from Bad

04/13/2017

Research to support any person’s personal opinion is available, but that doesn’t mean it’s good research. Here are some pointers for telling the difference.

Prepare for Disease Outbreaks in Livestock Operations with Written Pla

04/13/2017

A written plan to respond to disease outbreaks for your livestock operation is like insurance.

Creating a Positive Trade Future with TPP

04/13/2017
In New Zealand, we don’t just celebrate trade and resist protectionism—we actively search for new ways to trade with willing partners. That's why we'll forge ahead with the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

NIFA Announces $2.4 Million to Relieve Veterinary Shortages

04/13/2017

Veterinarians play significant roles in assuring animal health and wellbeing, food safety and security, public health, and producer profitability, especially in rural areas of the country where most livestock production occurs.

Three Ways to Understand Difficult People

04/13/2017

Managers and supervisors have many challenges to deal with daily in order to strive to help their company reach goals, be productive, and profitable. 

Meat of the Matter: The Acid Truth

04/13/2017

An online blog that gives voice to those visceral sentiments we harbor about people we loathe, has inspired a British writer to savage a BBC executive who mandates Meatless Mondays.

 

Biosecurity Measures to Prevent Indirect Transmission of PEDV

04/13/2017

The effectiveness of biosecurity methods to mitigate the transmission of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) via farm personnel or contaminated fomites is poorly understood.

Insights from the Russian Red Meat Market

04/12/2017

With the Russian market closed to U.S. pork and beef, U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) Manager Yuri Barutkin, who is based in St. Petersburg, is now focused on market development efforts in Europe and in the region surrounding Russia.

 

Adding Animals to the Herd Made Easy

04/12/2017

Bringing new animals home also means potentially bringing home new diseases, too. 

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