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US catfish feeding program in Vietnam successful

US catfish feeding program in Vietnam successful

VOV.VN -US sorghum and corn imports to Vietnam may soon be on the uptick thanks to the successful results of a recently concluded catfish feeding trial funded by the US Grains Council.

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

VOV.VN - Vietnamese imports of corn for the six months leading up to July 2017 jumped 5.6% year-on-year to 3.53 million tons, continuing last year’s upward tick, according to a report by the Crop Production Department.

Hanoi street food celebrates winter season

Hanoi street food celebrates winter season

VOV.VN -While an abundance of street food is readily available in Hanoi throughout the year, there are some delectable munchies that only suit the chilly breezes of winter.

Farmers urged to plant corn, soybeans in lieu of rice

Farmers urged to plant corn, soybeans in lieu of rice

VOV.VN - A group of ‘so called experts’ is encouraging farmers in Vietnam to plant crops such as corn and soybeans for use as animal feed in lieu of rice because it will increase gross revenue for the nation collectively.

Vietnamese farmers urged to shift from rice to corn

Vietnamese farmers urged to shift from rice to corn

Economists and experts warn that Vietnam should restructure its farming industry, making it less rice-oriented and focusing more on producing breeding materials in order to reduce its dependence on imported animal feed.

Animal feed imports from China surge

Animal feed imports from China surge

VOV.VN - Imports of animal feed and materials from China jumped 38.1% to US$1.95 billion for eight and a half months, according to the latest statistics from the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

“Pau Po Cu” Corn Cake

"Pau Po Cu" Corn Cake

The special “Pau Po Cu” Corn Cake is usually made in the 4th month and the 5th month of a year (according to the Lunar Calendar) in Lao Cai province.

Rain praying ritual of the Lo Lo in Ha Giang

Rain praying ritual of the Lo Lo in Ha Giang

(VOV) - The Lo Lo celebrate many rituals each year – the spring ritual, the corn picking ritual, and the rain praying ritual. The Lo Lo in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province, have held a rain praying festival for generations.

Corn imports up 30%

Corn imports up 30%

(VOV) - Vietnam imported 2.87 million tonnes of corn valued at US$622 million in the first five months of this year, up 30% in volume and 17% in value over the corresponding period of last year.

Japan grows kaoliang in Vietnam

Japan grows kaoliang in Vietnam

(VOV) - A pilot kaoliang growing project by Japan- wholly invested Sol Holding Vietnam Company is underway in Dong Nai and Dak Nong provinces.

Are foreign companies price gouging in animal feed market?

Are foreign companies price gouging in animal feed market?

(VOV) - Vietnam’s animal feed industry is likely to achieve stable production in 2015 but transnational companies are driving domestic producers out of the business, leaving many industry leaders to call for tighter regulations by the government.