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14:06PM Oct 19, 2018

Livestock Protein Still Tops Plant-based Alternatives for Consumers

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

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.

20:35PM Oct 18, 2018

Beef Production Forecast Drops; Slow Down in Herd Expansion

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

It appears that herd expansion has slowed down as beef production forecasts have been lowered by analysts at USDA.

13:27PM Oct 18, 2018

After Updated KORUS and USMCA, U.S. Trade Agenda Continues

Keith Good
AgWeb Contributor

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

12:09PM Oct 18, 2018

Central Texas Flooding Forcing Cattle to be Evacuated or Rescued

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

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.

08:53AM Oct 18, 2018

Cattle Groups Voice Differing Opinions on Trade Deals

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

In separate interviews with AgriTalk representatives from two major beef industry organizations discussed major trade deals that have been negotiated recently.

06:49AM Oct 18, 2018

BSE Found in the U.K. for First Time Since 2015

Bloomberg
Wire Service

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.

19:30PM Oct 17, 2018

Semi-trailer Rolls Killing Cattle Hauler and Five Cows in Oregon

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

The driver of a semi-trailer was killed along with five cattle that were being hauled during rollover accident in Oregon.