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Donkey in Death Valley National Park
Chinese Demand Puts Global Donkeys In Peril

Donkey hides are a key ingredient in a traditional Chinese medicine, and skyrocketing demand has decimated the world's donkey population while threatening the spread of diseases.

1 year ago
China lifts its 23-year ban on British beef.
China To Lift Ban On British Beef

China will lift its 23-year ban on British beef, which comes as another Brexit deadline looms.

1 year ago
A feeder cattle auction in Northern Indiana.
Uncertainty is Impacting Cattle Prices

Cattle and beef markets have decreased from April highs with uncertainty in a variety of factors weighing on markets the past month. 

1 year ago
Markets Now: China Hype Creating Imbalance in Cattle Markets

Rabo AgriFinance says the live cattle and feeder cattle markets are out of balance right now; a sign that lower feeder cattle prices could be on the horizon.

1 year ago
The conversations surrounding China may be adding fuel to the feeder cattle market right now, momentum Rabo AgriFinance is concerned won't last.
Markets Now: China Hype Creating Imbalance in Cattle Markets

Rabo AgriFinance says the live cattle and feeder cattle markets are out of balance right now; a sign that lower feeder cattle prices could be on the horizon.

1 year ago
Japanese authorities are investigating an attempt to smuggle Wagyu semen and eggs from Japan to China.
China Thwarts Attempt To Smuggle Wagyu Semen From Japan

Japanese authorities are investigating an attempt to smuggle Wagyu semen and eggs from Japan to China.

1 year ago
Cattle in pens at the Karan Beef feedlot in Heidelberg, outside Johannesburg, South Africa.
China Needs More Beef. South Africa’s Trying to Sell It

Karan Beef doubled exports by gaining access to China. Now it’s targeting Malaysia.

2 years ago
More beef is headed to China.
Where’s the Beef? On Its Way to China

China’s beef imports jump almost 80%, beating pork purchases. Beef imports this year are on course for a record amount

2 years ago