Livestock

Understanding Beef Cattle Lameness

Livestock / Press Releases

Understanding Beef Cattle Lameness Takes Knowing Where to Look. Beef cattle are naturally adept at hiding signs of weakness, and as a result, lameness prevalence in beef cattle is often underestimated. “We see people that come out and say, ‘We ... read more

Lallemand Joins Forces with Mycologic

Crops / Livestock / Press Releases

To expand its bioherbicide business in North America, Lallemand has entered into a license agreement with the Canadian company Mycologic Inc., developers of Chontrol, a fungal product for biological vegetation management. Vegetation managers around the world need to control the ... read more

Agricultural Biosecurity

Livestock / R&D

For most who recall the foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak that swept through Britain in the spring and summer of 2001, those months can be boiled down to a single indelible image: A massive, smoking pyre of dead cattle, all culled ... read more

Down on the Farm Shrimp

Environment / Livestock

Agriculture typically brings to mind corn, soybeans, and cattle. But research at the University of Missouri (MU) could make seafood a major cash crop in the Show-Me State. David Brune, a professor of agricultural systems management in the College of ... read more

Eyes on the Prize

Business / Livestock

Getting the lamb industry to look further ahead than next week’s sale yards is an ambition for Sheepmeat Council of Australia Chief Ron Cullen. “The industry is driven by a focus on tomorrow’s dollars,” he says. “We need to develop ... read more