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Export opportunities for breeders

The Sunday Mail Commercial orientationAllan Majuru Discussions of export opportunities in agriculture often focus on traditional export commodities such as tobacco and peas, as well as emerging crops such as blueberries and macadamia nuts.…

Livestock

The second segment of the two-part series of the Agriculture Industry Bazaar episode focuses on farming. The first part of this edition explored knowledge-based potato…

How livestock cope with extreme heat

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - As temperatures warm across Nebraska, humans aren't the only ones feeling the effects.Livestock on the farm spend the majority of their lives outdoors in the elements and must also find ways to stay cool.Last…

Climate change hits livestock

On November 16, 2021, Gary Baars of Abbotsford, British Columbia began loading his 200 dairy cows onto a cattle trailer 20 at a time, to get them to higher ground before more rains arrived. . His farm was still dry,…