Increasing opportunities for trade promotion for livestock enterprises

Increasing opportunities for trade promotion for livestock enterprises

The Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, on July 28, said that it has been coordinating with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and relevant units to organize several promotion activities to support the domestic livestock industry.
Prices of agricultural raw materials imported from Russia, Ukraine climb

Prices of agricultural raw materials imported from Russia, Ukraine climb

The shortage of supply from Russia and Ukraine has caused the prices of raw materials for global production, such as wheat and corn, to surge by 10-20 percent, and fertilizer prices to soar by more than 20 percent lately, negatively affecting livestock and crop production.
Imported pork not cause steep drop in live pork prices: MARD

Imported pork not cause steep drop in live pork prices: MARD

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), on October 25, denied the information that domestic live pork prices dropped steeply partly because authorities had allowed importing pork massively into Vietnam.
MARD proposes support to restore livestock production

MARD proposes support to restore livestock production

Amid the situation that pork prices plunged steeply, which possibly causes farmers to abandon pig farming and the food supply to face a shortage at the end of the year, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Minh Hoan had a field trip to localities and offered many solutions.

Agricultural sector aims to increase domestic beef production

Agricultural sector aims to increase domestic beef production

According to the Agricultural Outlook of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, in 2020, the average beef consumption in Vietnam was 9.2 kilogram per person per year. However, domestic production merely met 30 percent of beef production, and the remaining 70 percent were imported from other countries.
HCMC orders restructuring in pig farming

HCMC orders restructuring in pig farming

The People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has sent documents to localities ordering pig repopulation under the "Project on restructuring the pig industry in the period from 2021 to 2025" to revive husbandry, reduce the risk of disease recurrence, and meet consumer demand.
Husbandry industry aims to export 15-30 percent of production by 2030

Husbandry industry aims to export 15-30 percent of production by 2030

According to figures by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam, in the period from 2008 to 2018, meat production increased by more than 1.5 times; eggs rose by 2.3 times; fresh milk climbed by 3.6 times; and industrial animal feed surged by 2.4 times.