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livestock

1 any creature kept for the production of food, wool, skins or fur or for the purpose of its use in the farming of land or the carrying on of any agricultural activity: Agricultural Holdings Act 1986.
2 cattle, horses, asses, mules, hinnies, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry and deer not in the wild state for the purpose of the legislation relating to liability for animals. Scots law has similar statutory provisions.
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In Austin, Texas, where right-of-way hay harvest is permitted, livestock producers do not participate in right-of-way hay harvesting, because they are wary of the mixture of grass species found on right-of-ways (W.
Over 235,000 livestock producers have obtained a premises identification number," said Niewold.
So livestock producers may be able to use a test based on higher AM levels as a screening bio-marker for disease stress, indicating animals that may not be acceptable for meat processing.
The third component will support business linkages between livestock producer organizations, buyers and financial institutions, and promote value addition at producer organization levels where business opportunities exist.
has introduced legislation that she says would target unfair meat packer practices and give a competitive boost to independent livestock producers.
LSS chairman Harold Martens said, Our priorities remain providing an excellent service and developing a strategic and business plan, as well as working closer with the provinces of Alberta and Manitoba towards a more comprehensive and cohesive set of services for livestock producers.
These programs will provide long-awaited disaster relief for many livestock producers who have endured significant financial hardship from weather-related disasters while the programs were expired and awaiting Congressional action," said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.
The emergency assistance approved today will provide a real measure of relief by lowering the cost barrier between strained livestock producers and faraway hay stocks, Burgum said.
Summary: The Republic of Armenia opened its borders to Ukrainian livestock producers.
He underscored that both sectors were in dire straits and insisted that livestock producers had been given more money because they organized eye-catching protests to demonstrate their dissatisfaction, while fruit and vegetable producers suffered injustice in silence.
We have spent considerable time putting together both the products on offer, along with a team of staff who will provide advice to livestock producers.
The department says that so much rain fell from March to July in the seven counties that livestock producers lost 40 percent or more of their available feed.

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