While the popularity of plant-based proteins is certainly growing, data shows that consumers are still choosing traditional sources of protein such as meat, eggs and dairy as their primary source.
It appears that herd expansion has slowed down as beef production forecasts have been lowered by analysts at USDA.
After recently signing a new trade agreements with Korea, Canada and Mexico, the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office signaled this week the U.S. will start trade talks with Japan, the EU
Flooding in Central Texas has forced cattle to be evacuated and in one case a pair of men who were trying to save cattle had to be recused themselves.
In separate interviews with AgriTalk representatives from two major beef industry organizations discussed major trade deals that have been negotiated recently.
Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) has been found on a U.K. farm for the first time since 2015, raising concern that some countries may move to limit imports of British beef.
The driver of a semi-trailer was killed along with five cattle that were being hauled during rollover accident in Oregon.