Daily News Briefing - Wednesday, January 6, 2021
 Hog Prices Jump as Soaring Feed Costs Spill to Livestock Market - Bloomberg | 01/4/2021
 An Israeli cowboy hopes cattle-herding drones will modernize the livestock industry - | 12/18/2020
 Why you should never give spoiled feed to your poultry or livestock - Bangor Daily News | 12/28/2020
 Federal checks salvage otherwise dreadful 2020 for US farms - Associated Press | 12/31/2020
 Iowa farm bankruptcies continue to rise, despite aid - | 01/4/2021
Government & Regulatory
 Farm Groups Blast Trump Competition Rule as Favoring Meat Giants - Bloomberg | 12/10/2020
 USDA releases new dietary guidelines: What do they mean for you? - | 12/29/2020
 CRISPR’d Cows: Proposed Rule Change By USDA Could Accelerate Gene-Edited Animal Production - The Spoon | 12/30/2020
 New Round of Crop, Livestock Aid Included in Appropriations, COVID-19 Relief Package - - DTN Progressive Farmer | 12/29/2020
Bloomberg | January 4, 2021
Byline: Michael Hirtzer
Reach: 39.5m
The blistering rally in global animal-feed markets is beginning to spill into the pandemic-battered U.S. hog sector. Chicago hog futures | December 18, 2020
Byline: Bijan Hosseini
Reach: 270m
route for cattle herding. Azran began using drones six years ago to give himself a better perspective of managing large areas for cattle
Bangor Daily News | December 28, 2020
Byline: Julia Bayly
Reach: 1.3m
, if after you have fed out all of the feed from that bag and your livestock is happy, you can just feed them what’s in the baggie, but if
Associated Press | December 31, 2020
Reach: 45.5m
farmers were better off getting government payments than relying solely on their farming receipts. “In fact, some people say our farmers do | January 4, 2021
Byline: Erin Jordan
Reach: 587k
farmers. “I’ll start selling that next week,” he said. “A lot of mine is baleage, so I’m going to see some of the Amish farmers.” The farm
Government & Regulatory
Bloomberg | December 10, 2020
Byline: Mike Dorning
Reach: 39.5m
the packer does not qualify for any of the various safe harbors the USDA has created to protect packers from effective enforcement,” Bullard | December 29, 2020
Byline: Kerry Breen
Reach: 19.6m
Every five years, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) release the U.S. Dietary
The Spoon | December 30, 2020
Byline: Michael Wolf
Reach: 149k
But that may soon change. Last week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) pushed out a proposed rule change suggesting that they take - DTN Progressive Farmer | December 29, 2020
Reach: 99.8k
specific provisions for aid to livestock producers. The American Farm Bureau Federation looked at assistance for cattle producers based on a