Displaying items by tag: US

Monday, 29 June 2020 09:42

Pig of a situation in the US

US pig farmers could soon be culling on-site due to a COVID-19 induced backup at meatpacking plants. 

Published in World News
Tuesday, 23 June 2020 09:55

NZ grass-fed butter melting US hearts

Did you know that one of the world’s most expensive butters is made in New Zealand?

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 11:25

US market a ‘nightmare’

The US meat market is becoming something of a nightmare for NZ meat exporters with situations changing – in some cases – on a daily basis.

Published in General News
Monday, 09 March 2020 12:18

Farmers flock to YouTube to make money 

A trend is emerging of farmers posting on YouTube to make money — but just how worthwhile are the returns?

Published in World News
Wednesday, 04 March 2020 13:21

PETA ad turned down

Animal rights group, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA’s) request to erect a billboard memorialising 21 cows killed in a tractor-trailer crash in North Carolina has been turned down.

Published in Milking It
Monday, 17 February 2020 10:36

US farmer wins $411m in weedkiller lawsuit 

A US farmer has been awarded US$265m (NZ$411m) in a lawsuit against herbicide providers Bayer and BASF.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 10 December 2019 11:28

Genetics specialist off to US to play rugby

One of the country’s most promising young cattle judges is heading to the US to play professional rugby.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 07:55

US milk giant goes bung

America's biggest milk producer, Dean Foods, has filed for bankruptcy and is planning to sell assets.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 09:51

Mechanisation new for the US

The impetus behind developing the Klima stripper back in 2007 was a continual lack of labour during the pruning season.

Published in Machinery
Thursday, 27 June 2019 09:03

From two to 19m

Here's an interesting take on the composition of US dairy cows.

Published in Milking It
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