The CP Vietnam Corporation, based in the southern province of Binh Phuoc, plans to invest in a project to raise and process 100 million chickens per year for export.
The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak and relevant authorities destroyed 3,475 ducks and 90 chickens infected with the A/H5N1 virus.
Heavy rain-triggered flash floods killed two men in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on the night of July 1 and early July 2.
A Saigon man named Quang has invested a lot of money to import a special chicken species from the US to breed in Vietnam. He now runs three chicken farms in Ho Chi Minh City and Dong Thap Province.
Cheap imported US chickens have created drastic losses for poultry farmers in the southern province of Dong Nai, as heard at a meeting of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA), the Southeast Livestock Association and the provincial livestock association in the locality on August 13.
(VOV) -The capital city’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased slightly in March, falling 0.21 percent against the previous month but it was still 5.7 percent higher than the same period last year.
(VOV) - Bird flu has recurred in Hau Giang and Kien Giang provinces, and the epidemic is likely to spread across the Mekong Delta.
(VOV) - The volume of chickens illegally imported into Hanoi has decreased by up to 90 percent in the past month, said Tran Quang Trung, director of the Food Safety and Hygiene Department under the Ministry of Health.
The southern province of Hau Giang recently detected the first outbreak of bird flu in a household raising 450 chickens in Long My district.