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2014-06-11 20:23:12

Testimony before the House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade WASHINGTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andrei Mikhalevsky, president and CEO of California Dairies, Inc., testified today before members of the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade. In his testimony, Mikhalevsky outlined the significant contributions the dairy industry makes to the U.S. economy, highlighted the potential for continued global growth and called for...

2014-06-05 08:31:00

AFIKIM, Israel, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Afimilk planned, supervised and equipped project - up and running in China TianNing farm [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEuOry-qoZo ], a new dairy project in China's Ningxia province, is off to an impressive start. The design was coordinated by Afimilk [http://www.afimilk.com ], and equipped with Afimilk's milking system and herd management system, the farm was planned to house 6,000 cows and 4,000 heifers. (Logo:...

2014-06-02 16:21:33

SHERBROOKE, QC, June 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - DeLaval continues to make strides in innovative herd health solutions and cow comfort. To help prevent and better manage herd lameness, DeLaval Canada has signed an agreement with Laboratoire M2 to distribute the Sherbrooke based company's revolutionary footbath disinfectant solution, Thymox(®). Thymox(®) can be used to help prevent and control diseases such as digital dermatitis (DD), a contagious infection common in dairy herds...

2014-05-29 20:22:10

BOSTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kasia Buczkowska is a writer and translator in New York City, who writes very short fiction in Polish and English. She studied English Philology at the University of Warsaw and English Literature and Film at Columbia University and she says that she "fell into writing fiction, felicitously" living in New York. She has published her "short takes," so named by Rosanna Warren, in Literary Imagination, Clarion, and in Przeglad Polski, the cultural...

2014-05-15 16:30:31

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the International Dairy Foods Association, National Milk Producers Federation, and U.S. Dairy Export Council: A bipartisan group of 177 members of the U.S. House of Representatives today urged the Obama administration to use the transatlantic trade talks with the European Union (EU) to address a variety of export barriers hampering the U.S. dairy industry. Among the barriers are the EU's recent...

2014-05-06 08:39:11

NETANYA, Israel, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCR Engineers Ltd [http://www.scrdairy.com ]. today announced the opening of a new subsidiary, SCR UK, as part of its ongoing drive to strengthen its global presence and forge closer relationships with customers. The new subsidiary will focus on promoting SCR Heatime(R) cow activity and rumination monitoring solutions for health and reproduction management. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121106/573507 )...

2014-05-06 08:38:23

NEW YORK, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In connection with its new business initiative Brazil Gold Corp. will be changing its corporate name to Conexus Corporation, reflecting our broader business interests. Dear Shareholder: On April 11, 2014 we made a filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission reporting an exciting new business initiative for Brazil Gold. As we examined various macro issues impacting natural resources, commodities and agriculture we identified a...

2014-05-06 04:24:07

SCR Engineers Ltd [http://www.scrdairy.com ]. today announced the opening of a new subsidiary, SCR UK, as part of its ongoing drive to strengthen its global presence and forge closer relationships with customers. The new subsidiary will focus on promoting SCR Heatime(R) cow activity and rumination monitoring solutions for health and reproduction management. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121106/573507 ) Over the past few years, working through...

2014-05-03 23:01:26

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Animal Parasiticides Market by Product (Endoparasiticides, Ectoparasiticides, Endectocides, Oral Liquids, Tablets, Injectables, Sprays, Pour On, Spot On, Collars, Ear Tags), Animal (Dogs, Cats, Cattle, Pigs, Sheep & Goats) – Global Forecast to 2018” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 The veterinary pharmaceuticals including parasiticides have transformed the health of companion and livestock animals across the globe in the past two...

2014-04-10 23:29:50

Beetnik has entered into an agreement with Garden Spot Distributors to distribute Beetnik’s line of gluten free and paleo friendly frozen entrees, which are based on Grass Fed Beef and Pasture Raised Organic Chicken. Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Beetnik has entered into an agreement with Garden Spot Distributors to distribute Beetnik’s line of gluten free and paleo friendly frozen entrees, which are based on Grass Fed Beef and Pasture Raised Organic Chicken. “Consumers of our...


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Carinthian Blondvieh Cattle
2014-07-14 12:04:00

The Carinthian Blondvieh is a breed of cattle native to Carinthia, Austria. It is believed to be descendents of the Slovenian cattle which were bred with Gelbvieh cattle to form the Carinthian Blondvieh. Last population count was in 2005 with 524 cows and 40 bulls. A steady increase from the previous count of 421 cows and 42 bulls in 2002. The Carinthian Blondvieh is usually white or pale yellow in color. The horns, mouth and hooves are also pale. The cow can weigh 1,100 to 1,300 pounds...

Caracu Cattle
2014-07-14 11:57:22

The Caracu is a breed of cattle that originated in Brazil. It was developed as a dual purpose cattle utilizing both its meat for beef products and milk for dairy products. Its origin can be traced back to the Minhota, sometime in the mid-1500s. Many hardships from disease to harsh condition made it difficult to raise cattle. The first herd book was established in 1916. In 1980, new breeding techniques and genetic improvements has accelerated the evolution and performance of the Caracu. It...

Canchim Cattle
2014-07-14 11:50:01

The Canchim is a breed of beef cattle that originated in Central Brazil. Development began by breeding native herds with Zebu Cattle during the early 1900s. The Ministry of Agriculture imported the Charolais to Goias in 1922. In 1936, the cattle were transported to Sao Carlos to a farm on the Government Research Station. This is where the original Canchim was developed. Other breeding programs were initiated in 1940 with 64 percent Charolias and 36 percent Zebu and another with 64...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

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