The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) and the Association of Kenya Feed Manufacturers (AKEFEMA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), pledging to work together to develop Kenya’s animal feed industry.
A new study has found that general bans on the movement of livestock after a disease outbreak may not be the most economically feasible option.
In recent weeks, African swine fever (ASF) has been reported for the first time in Serbia, and the disease in spreading in domestic pigs in Bulgaria, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, and Ukraine. Two new outbreaks have also been recorded in South Africa.
Looking for the missing prevented planting acres reported by the USDA? Check the soybean fields, agricultural economist says.
In the past few weeks, African swine fever (ASF) has spread to new regions or returned to previously infected areas of China, Laos, Myanmar and the Far Eastern region of Russia, while the Philippines is in high alert following a sudden increase in mortality among backyard pigs.