Tags: animal husbandry

Livestock exports expected to fetch 1.2 billion USD this year

Livestock exports expected to fetch 1.2 billion USD this year

The livestock and related sectors’ exports were worth 855.4 million USD in the first nine months of the year and is expected to reach 1.2 billion USD for the year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

President’s order to promulgate nine laws announced

President’s order to promulgate nine laws announced

The Presidential Office held a press conference in Hanoi on December 11 to announce the President’s order to promulgate nine laws which were adopted at the sixth session of the 14th National Assembly.

Nearly US$500 million spent on importing meat

 Nearly US$500 million spent on importing meat

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 262,321 live buffaloes and cows and nearly 42,000 tons of beef and buffalo meat at a value of more than US$410 million last year, according to the Department of Animal Husbandry under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

An Giang farmers make a fortune for growing pomelos

An Giang farmers make a fortune for growing pomelos

VOV.VN - Phu Vinh commune in An Giang province has been restructuring its farming and animal husbandry. Many households have begun growing fruit trees, which is more profitable than growing rice.

Most of chicken imports come from US

Most of chicken imports come from US

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported around 22,500 tons of chicken valued at US$19.8 million from early this year to March 15, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Use of cysteamine banned in Vietnam

Use of cysteamine banned in Vietnam

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has officially issued a circular to prohibit the use of cysteamine - a substance used in animal husbandry, Hoang Thanh Van, head of the ministry’s Animal Husbandry Department said.

PM gives instructions on agriculture

PM gives instructions on agriculture

The Prime Minister has issued instructions on agriculture in areas of land rent for rubber replanting and biogas programmes for the animal husbandry sector in Vietnam.

Hanoi shifts to animal husbandry, agricultural services

Hanoi shifts to animal husbandry, agricultural services

Hanoi’s agricultural sector has been on the move to develop animal husbandry, processing and agricultural services instead of enlarging cultivation, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Tran Xuan Viet said at a conference held in Hanoi on January 7.

Seminar improves hygiene safety for animal husbandry

Seminar improves hygiene safety for animal husbandry

(VOV) - A seminar was held in HCM City on October 11 by the Animal Husbandry Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) to increase hygiene safety in the breeding sector.

Animal husbandry set to be more competitive

Animal husbandry set to be more competitive

The World Bank (WB) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development jointly organized a conference on February 27 to assess a project on animal husbandry and food safety and hygiene.

Blue-ear pig disease recurs

The blue-ear pig epidemic has broken out again, threatening animal husbandry in Long An, Tien Giang, Tay Ninh, Soc Trang, and Quang Nam provinces, said the Animal Health Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.