Belgium votes to ban kosher and halal slaughter

by Editor fleischwirtschaft.com Tuesday, May 16, 2017
fleischwirtschaft.com — BELGIUM, Brussels. Belgium's Wallooon region has voted to ban kosher and halal meats by outlawing the slaughter of unstunned animals. This was reported by The Independent. …

CME: Cash Fed Cattle Prices Down in W19/2017

TheCattleSite News Desk, 15 May 2017
US - After surging during late April and the first week of May, cash fed cattle prices declined last week by several dollars per cwt, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc. Still, fed…

Lighthizer to Kickstart Trade Talks

Drovers CattleNetwork, May 15, 2017 | By: Mike Opperman
Robert Lighthizer was recently names as the U.S. Trade Representative, and for ag groups his nomination came none too soon. The Senate approved his nomination 82-14, spurred by pressure from nea…