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  1. Ontario FarmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Ontario Farmer Daily

    July 22, 2016 - Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay recently announced an investment of up to $6.4 million over three years to help Canadian Beef increase global consumer demand and loyalty for the Canadian Beef brand. He said "this strategic initiative will support Canadian Beef's three-year market development and promotion plan targeting key regional hubs in Asia, Europe, North America and Latin America."

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  2. CDC to provide $5.6 million to Arkansas in funds to battle ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arkansas Times

    ... south of I-630. /more/ Chronic wasting disease is caused by a pathological agent called a prion, much like mad cow disease or Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in humans. It causes fatal neurological degeneration in deer, elk and moose. /more/ The Clinton ...

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  3. Agriculture Min. commits $6.4 million for Canadian beef promotion abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | SooToday

    Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay says the government has committed up to $6.4 million over three years to help promote Canadian beef abroad. Speaking in Calgary Wednesday, MacAulay said the investment will help strengthen the Canadian beef brand globally and lead to greater returns for farmers.

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  4. 'Lamb opportunities in USA edging closer': US proposes to lift BSE ban on UK lamb importsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | FarmingUK

    The US Department of Agriculture is proposing to change the regulations which restricted sheepmeat imports from the EU due to livestock diseases TSE and BSE, commonly known as 'mad cow disease'. The USDA announced the proposal as part of a 60-day consultation period which the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is now being undertaken.

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  5. Angola: Over 100 Heads of Cattle Auctioned At FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... d the financial crisis facing the country, having into account that the region recently faced an outbreak of mad cow disease.

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  6. TSO3 Prepares for European Product LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Freshnews

    ... in diseases such as transmissible spongiform encephalopathies which cause BSE, frequently referred to as "mad cow disease". TSO(3 )is conducting tests using the "standard protocol for prions" (PSP), a protocol established by the French regulatory ...

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  7. University study tracks consumer preferences home, away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Okla., released its latest Food Demand Survey , FooDS, which tracks consumer preferences and sentiments on the safety, quality and price of food at home and away from home, with particular focus on meat demand. This online survey interviewed a sample size of at least 1,000 individuals, weighted to match the U.S. population in terms of age, gender, education and region of residence.

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  8. Appointment of Brexit Minister David Davis 'welcomed in assuring...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  9. Farmers stick together to roll out NFU Cymru bale campaign to #BackWelshFarmingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  10. New government needs to give anaerobic digestion 'more ambition' amid fears of dwindling supportRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  11. Scrapie incidence and PRNP polymorphisms: rare small ruminant breeds...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | BioMed Central

    Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies are fatal neurodegenerative diseases of several mammalian species, including humans. In Italy, the active surveillance through rapid tests on brain stem from small ruminants started in 2002 on randomly selected samples of healthy slaughtered animals.

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  12. Annual EU agri-food report shows exports reached a 129bn in 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  13. Saudi Arabia lifts 4-year ban on U.S. beef exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | National Provisioner

    Saudi Arabia has announced that it has lifted a ban on U.S. beef exports, which was enacted four years ago after a mad cow disease scare. "We are pleased that Saudi Arabia and the United States have reached an agreement to reopen the Saudi Arabia market to U.S. beef and beef products following a four year ban due to an atypical case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in the United States in 2012," said Ambassador Michael Froman and Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack in a joint statement.

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  14. Repercussions of Britain leaving EU: Future Farmers meeting at Great Yorkshire ShowRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  15. Call for contributions for the 2017 Oxford Real Farming ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  16. TTIP enter 14th round of talks: EU agri-sector wants 'high welfare and level playing field'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  17. Global demand for grain and animal feeds looks to Brazil's 75m hectares of underused pasturelandsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  18. Changes in consumer trends reinforced by red meat retail sales figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  19. Pig producer's share of retail price rises for second consecutive monthRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... rity of Ireland's ... Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-...

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  20. TTIP trade with the US could provide 'opportunity for critical EU agricultural market'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | FarmingUK

    ... of the Atlantic. Saudi Arabia has lifted a four-year ban on US beef imports, that followed a scare over mad cow disease. Under a new agreement, US exporters will initially be able to sell beef from cattle under 30-... Texas cattle and livestock are ...

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