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First direct shipment of US corn arrives in Vietnam

First direct shipment of US corn arrives in Vietnam

The first direct shipment of US corn to Vietnam has arrived in the country with the assistance of the Quang Ninh Port Joint Stock Company in the Port of Cai Lan, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the United States Grains Council representatives.

Livestock farmers urged to join production links

Livestock farmers urged to join production links

Livestock farmers should join production links with cooperatives as well as processing and trading enterprises to sustain their livelihoods, experts said at a conference in Hanoi on December 12.

Vietnam top trade award goes to foreign sector company

Vietnam top trade award goes to foreign sector company

VOV.VN - For the first time in the history of the Top Trade Services Awards presented annually by the Ministry of Industry and Trade, top honours went to a foreign sector company, CP Vietnam Livestock Corporation.

Surin to launch campaign against rabies

Surin to launch campaign against rabies

Surin Governor Adthaporn Singhawichai has signed a memorandum of understanding with public health and livestock related agencies to launch a campaign against rabies.

US livestock exporter ships breeding pigs to Vietnam

US livestock exporter ships breeding pigs to Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vissan Limited Company based out of Ho Chi Minh City has unveiled the receipt of 220 purebred breeding pigs shipped to Vietnam by US leading livestock exporter, Clayton Agri-Marketing.

Setting pesticide reduction as national policy goal

Setting pesticide reduction as national policy goal

VOV.VN - Not many farmers in mainstream agriculture place high priority on pesticide reduction, said Hoang Thanh Van of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) recently in a speech at business forum in Hanoi.

Tax cuts aid foreign livestock investment

Tax cuts aid foreign livestock investment

Tax cuts mandated by ASEAN Economic Community commitments and Vietnam’s growing demand for meat are producing a rise in foreign livestock investment and meat imports.

Registration open for Vietstock 2016 Expo & Forum

Registration open for Vietstock 2016 Expo & Forum

VOV.VN - The organizers of – Vietstock 2016 Expo & Forum (October 19-21) – at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City have announced that attendee and exhibitor registration is now open.

Live cattle imports from Australia dip

Live cattle imports from Australia dip

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 129,471 head of cattle from Australia in the first half of this year, down 35% against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Cattle supply from Australia still suspended

Cattle supply from Australia still suspended

Australia has still suspended livestock supply to some facilities in Vietnam for investigation due to missing international animal welfare standards, said the Australian Embassy in Hanoi.

Livestock, aquaculture expo in HCM City

Livestock, aquaculture expo in HCM City

Technologies, equipment, products and services related to the livestock breeding, dairy, meat processing and aquaculture industries are on display at a biennial exhibition that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on March 23.

Post cold-spell efforts urged at recovering livestock numbers

Post cold-spell efforts urged at recovering livestock numbers

The Husbandry Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has instructed cities and provinces affected by the frosty cold over the past few days to take all necessary measures to ease the damage caused by the severe weather to the animal breeding sector.

Livestock sector must restructure

Livestock sector must restructure

As one of the most vulnerable sectors to be economically impacted with the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) approaching, the livestock industry must move towards improving competitiveness to avoid being defeated.