livestock

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livestock

agricultural animals; animals kept for profit.

livestock feed budget
see feed budget.
livestock gross income
total of income from sales of livestock or their produce.
livestock insurance
insurance against loss by death or production, recoupable in terms of loss of capital asset.
livestock producer
animal farmer, e.g. pig farmer.
livestock production system
management strategies, e.g. extensive grazing, zero-grazing, feedlotting, all-in-all-out system.
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Mehdi has been a mentor to me as well as many others both here at Superior Farms as well as throughout the meat industry.
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East Midlands regional director director Mr Jack Ward said: "This country's meat industry cannot be expected to shoulder further charges and remain on its feet in this fiercely competitive arena.
Extensive international cooperation is needed to push the meat industry to a new stage of development," said Vice Minister of Internal Trade He Jihai at a world meat conference in Beijing.
The American Meat Institute, which represents meat processors, said the agency's action was ``a victory for consumers and the red meat industry.
The meat industry denies there's a problem, and continues to use nitrite.
AN ACTION plan that aims to secure the long-term viability of the red meat industry in Wales is on course to meet its targets.
Meat industry bosses in south west England have come closer to securing a 'trademark' for beef and lamb in the region this week.
A GROUP set up to help farmers in the North-East and beef up the value and importance of the red meat industry has announced its new chairman.
The ROCOL meat industry package is aimed at bringing effective solutions to everyday production issues, with a view to delivering long term efficiency savings in an optimum food-safe environment.