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Export markets cause an increase in beef prices and challenge U.S. supply

Countries are competing to stock shelves with U.S. beef, and it is driving up prices on an already short supply.


Biden promotes a $1 billion plan aimed at tackling rising prices 

Steps range from funding regional meat processors to stricter rules for meat labeling and livestock purchasing.



Horse breeders can balance mare nutrition with new guide – A new publication from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach helps horse breeders determine the dietary needs of their mares during gestation and lactation.

Dam health may not affect daughter performance –  Heifers born from both disease-free dams and dams who previously had a disease were similar in calving size, gestation period, and genetic milk production potential.

Equine healthcare market size, scope, forecast to 2029 –  Analysts examined market drivers, confinements, risks and openings in the world market. The Equine Healthcare report shows the likely direction of the market in the coming years as well as its estimates.

Feral swine illegally imported in Colorado test pseudorabies positive – CPW is working with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service to trace pigs back to the original herd in Texas to stop further spread of infected swine.

Restaurant chains are adding more dark meat to the menu –  High poultry prices are continuing into 2022, and it may lead to more restaurants adding dark meat to menus this year.

Global swine Erysipelas vaccine market 2021 development status – research includes a thorough examination of decentralized model, status, fastest growth rate, most significant market share for nations, and emerging technologies.


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