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2014-05-29 23:12:18

The global feed fats and proteins market is estimated by segmenting the market into micromarkets, based on the share of each source, livestock, and geographical region. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/feed-fats-proteins-market-72466935.html (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The report “Feed Fats & Proteins Market by Source (Animals, Plants & Others), by Livestock (Ruminant, Poultry, Aqua, Swine & Equine) & by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific & ROW) -...

2014-05-29 23:09:44

The veterinary diagnostics market has a high growth potential mainly due to the increasing incidences of animal disease outbreaks, increasing number of both companion animals and food-producing animals globally, and rising public awareness about animal diseases - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/veterinary-diagnostics-market-26017452.html. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The “Veterinary Diagnostics Market by Products (Clinical Chemistry, Hematology Analyzers, Molecular Diagnostics,...

2014-05-29 23:04:29

Nutrafarms is on a steadfast mission to provide families with locally raised and quality food. Taking the old-fashioned aging and raising approach, its livestock is raised by local farmers on open pastures, making meat more healthy and tender than those bred on factory farms. Barrie, Ontario (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Nutrafarms is an Ontario-owned and operated food distributor that is proud to offer naturally grown livestock and vegetable products. The company prides itself in providing its...

2014-05-29 23:02:16

While increases in poultry consumption constrain industry revenue, the depreciating Australian dollar and stabilising weather conditions are providing opportunities for the industry. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Meat Processing industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 The Meat Processing industry faced challenging conditions early in the five years through 2013-14 due to poor agricultural conditions and the...

2014-05-28 08:20:49

Company to Provide Disease Countermeasure Support to Science and Technology Agricultural Scientific Program RESTON, Va., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos [NYSE: LDOS], a national security, health and engineering solutions company, was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to support and supplement the Science and Technology (S&T) Agricultural Scientific Program at the Plum Island Animal Disease Center (PIADC). The single-award time and...

2014-05-27 23:02:31

New research report “Feed Fats & Proteins Market by Source (Animals, Plants & Others), by Livestock (Ruminant, Poultry, Aqua, Swine & Equine) & by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific & ROW) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the world feed fats and proteins market will likely register a 5.3% CAGR in the next 5 years. London, UK (PRWEB) May 27,...

2014-05-26 23:03:07

The global market was dominated by the Asia-Pacific region in 2013 because of strong economic and population growth in this region, especially in India and China while North America is the second largest and Europe ranks third in animal feed micronutrients market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/animal-feed-micronutrients-market-233488872.html) (PRWEB) May 26, 2014 The report "Animal Feed Micronutrients Market by Type (Zinc, Iron, Manganese, and Copper), by Livestock...

2014-05-24 23:00:43

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Animal Feed Industry: Trends & Opportunities (2014-19)" report to its research store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 Animal feed refers to food given to domestic animals as part of animal husbandry. Feed being one of the largest and most important component ensuring safe, abundant and affordable animal proteins, plays a leading role in entire food cycle. The industry also has a major role in the global food industry by enabling economic...

2014-05-23 23:03:31

The aquafeed market is dominated by the U.S., which captured a maximum market share of around 63% in 2013, in terms of value. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/aquafeed-reports-7271601962.html (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 The aquafeed industry in North America is expected to grow in all countries of this region, and has especially been witnessing major growth in the U.S. Producers are investing in research and development to develop effective and nutritious feed at cheaper costs....

2014-05-23 23:02:51

The Poultry Feed and feed additives market was valued at $69.9b in 2013, to grow at a CAGR of 6.0% annually. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/poultry-feed-reports-1173480233.html (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 The important drivers for the growth of the European poultry feed and feed additives market are increasing poultry meat consumption and food safety concerns. The poultry meat sector is one of the sectors affected by the animal welfare legislation, thereby also affecting the...


Latest Livestock Reference Libraries

Choctaw Hog
2014-08-27 09:43:31

The Choctaw hog is a breed of domestic pig that originated in the United States of America after Spaniards brought livestock to the area in the sixteenth century. The breed was used by Native Americans and European settlers as well as many others for over three hundred years. During the nineteenth century, the Choctaw people moved into the Oklahoma Territory and in 1830 the government forcibly removed the people of the Five Civilized Tribes into Oklahoma, who brought with them more hogs. The...

Chato Murciano
2014-08-27 09:39:21

The Chato Murciano is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Murcia in Spain and is the only remaining breed of pig that is native to that area. It was first developed when the Spanish found that their pigs were not meeting their standards, so they bred the Murciano with other pigs including Berkshires, large whites, Victorias, and Tamworths. This created a breed that was and is used for its bacon and meat. The Chato Murciano was named after its place of origin and its short nose....

Belgian Landrace
2014-08-27 09:35:46

The Belgian landrace, also known as the Belgian lop-eared, Belgian improved landrace, or the improved Belgian, is a breed of domestic pig that can be found in northern areas of Belgium. It was developed when English pigs were imported into Belgium, after which time they were improved upon until 1930, when they were bred with German landrace pigs. The resulting breed was crossbred with Dutch landrace pigs in 1945 and later other breeds including those from Germany and Luxemburg. This breed...

Cumberland Pig
2014-08-15 11:16:52

The Cumberland pig is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Northern areas of England. It was once used for the meat industry, specifically for use in local delicacies like Cumberland ham or sausage, but it went extinct in 1960 after leaner meat became popular. It is thought that the breed was developed the course of a few hundred years in Westmorland and Cumberland. It was a close relative of the Old Yorkshire pig and had a heavy build that helped it withstand the harsh weather in...

Göttingen Minipig
2014-08-13 12:00:03

The Göttingen minipig, also known as the Göttinger, is a domestic breed of miniature pig that was developed in Europe for the purpose of biomedical research. Using pigs in medical research has been popular for centuries, as they show many similarities to the human anatomy. This breed of pig was developed by crossing the Vietnamese potbelly pig with the Minnesota minipig and was later crossed with the German landrace breed to give it a pink or white skin color. It was made available to...

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