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US dairy farmers are leaving the industry in their droves

US dairy farmers are leaving the industry in their droves

Approximately 600 milk producers have left the dairy industry in the state of Wisconsin over the past 12 months. “This...

December 30, 2018

Tiny live calf born in the US weighing just 4.5kg

Tiny live calf born in the US weighing just 4.5kg

A tiny calf, weighing just 4.5kg, was born in the US in recent days, appropriately named “Lil’ Bill” by the...

November 28, 2018

Cattle chaos: Livestock lorry overturns on US interstate

Cattle chaos: Livestock lorry overturns on US interstate

A large number of cattle escaped from the lorry they were travelling in when the vehicle overturned on a busy...

October 1, 2018

US milk production continues on its upward trend

US milk production continues on its upward trend

Milk production in the 23 major states in the US has continued on its upward trend during the eight month...

September 24, 2018

Video: Cows help ‘reel in’ wanted suspect in Florida

Video: Cows help ‘reel in’ wanted suspect in Florida

A herd of cows recently assisted local police officers in rounding up a suspect wanted by local authorities. Taking place...

August 8, 2018

US milk production in February jumps by 2.3%

US milk production in February jumps by 2.3%

Milk production in the US in February increased by 2.3% compared to the same month in 2016, latest figures show....

March 22, 2017

The Brazilian beef industry: Just how big is it?

The Brazilian beef industry: Just how big is it?

The scale of the Brazilian meat production and processing sector is simply massive. Total meat exports from Brazil amounted to...

March 21, 2017

EU milk production decreases in December, ends year ahead of 2015 levels

EU milk production decreases in December, ends year ahead of 2015 levels

EU milk production decreased by 3.4% in December 2016 on the corresponding month in 2015, the latest figures from the...

February 23, 2017

US milk production rose by 2.7% in January as cow numbers increase

US milk production rose by 2.7% in January as cow numbers increase

January milk production in the 23 major milk producing States in the US rose by 2.7% when compared with January 2016, latest...

February 23, 2017

Video: From planting to harvesting, see what it’s like farming in the US

Video: From planting to harvesting, see what it’s like farming in the US

Drone footage from Illinois in the US shows the different stages of planting, growing and harvesting corn in the US. The...

February 16, 2017

13ac farm worth $450,000 up for grabs in an essay competition in the US

13ac farm worth $450,000 up for grabs in an essay competition in the US

The owners of a 13ac organic farm, worth $450,000, in North Carolina in the US are willing to hand over...

February 2, 2017

Glanbia announces plan for ‘exciting’ new cheese plant in the US

Glanbia announces plan for ‘exciting’ new cheese plant in the US

Glanbia plc has announced today that it is in advanced discussions to build and operate a new cheese and whey...

January 27, 2017

Higher milk prices and lower feed prices drive US milk production up in 2016

Higher milk prices and lower feed prices drive US milk production up in 2016

Milk production in the 23 major milk producing States during December totaled 16.8 billion pounds, up 2.4% from December 2015, the...

January 25, 2017

Initiative offers €100,000 in funding to agriculture technology companies

Initiative offers €100,000 in funding to agriculture technology companies

Yield Lab Ireland will invest €100,000 in between four-to-six food and agriculture technology (AgTech) companies each year from all over...

January 18, 2017

France receives clearance to export beef to the US market

France receives clearance to export beef to the US market

France has become the fourth EU Member State to gain clearance to export beef to the US market. In January...

January 16, 2017

US milk production increases again in October

US milk production increases again in October

US milk production increased 2.7% in October 2016 on the corresponding month last year, figures from the US Department of...

November 21, 2016

‘Uncertain times’ ahead for the world dairy trade

‘Uncertain times’ ahead for the world dairy trade

We live in uncertain times, perhaps even more so than in recent years, when it comes to the world dairy...

November 20, 2016

You play with the cards you’re dealt with – Ornua CEO on Donald Trump

You play with the cards you’re dealt with – Ornua CEO on Donald Trump

Whether you’re a poker player or a business person, you play with the cards you’re dealt with, the CEO of...

November 16, 2016