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Major shippers remain sceptical about the benefits conferred by the development of larger shipping Major shippers remain sceptical about the benefits conferred by the development of larger shipping alliances, delegates at this week’s TOC Container Supply China event in Singapore were told http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240415/major_shippers_remain_sceptical_about_the_benefits_conferred_by_the_development_of_larger_shipping_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT BIOMIN to launch Mycofix® 5.0 - the most complete mycotoxin risk management solution to date BIOMIN will unveil Mycofix® 5.0, a fully re-formulated, all-in-one mycotoxin risk management solution for livestock at the VIV Asia 2015 in Bangkok. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060315/biomin_to_launch_mycofix____the_most_complete_mycotoxin_risk_management_solution_to_date.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Cambodia - CPF enhances its position as a leading agro-industrial business operator in ASEAN CPF will propose to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders No. 1/2558 held on 22 April 2015 to consider and approve the increase of its shareholding in Cambodia from 25% to 100% and to approve the annual dividend payment of THB 0.45 per share. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020315/cambodia___cpf_enhances_its_position_as_a_leading_agro_industrial_business_operator_in_asean.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT 3rd Global Conference of the 296 OIE Reference Centres, Incheon (Seoul), Korea (Rep. of) The third Global Conference of Reference Centres of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) was held in Incheon (Seoul), Korea (Rep. of) from 14 to 16 October 2014. More than 300 international experts of the OIE scientific network of expertise, representing the 296 OIE Reference Centres from all around the world, reaffirmed their commitment to constantly disseminate new relevant scientific information to the OIE, and support the scientific accuracy and robustness of OIE publications through contributions or peer reviews. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/171014/rd_global_conference_of_the__oie_reference_centres_incheon_seoul_korea_rep_of.aspx oie.int Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT New gilts for Philippine-based Thai Conglomerate One of Asia Pacific region’s largest Agribusiness conglomerates, Charoen Pokphand Philippines (CP) has taken delivery of 1,500 genetically-improved AC1 gilts at its newly-built unit at CP Farms, in Tinang, Tarlac in Central Luzon. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230914/new_gilts_for_philippine_based_thai_conglomerate.aspx BHR Communications Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT Novasep-MIE consortium to construct the first sorbitol production plant in Vietnam Novasep, a leading supplier of services and technologies to the life science industries, today announces that its Shanghai-based Asia Pacific subsidiary has secured an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract with Tay Ninh Chemical Industry (Tanichem), a joint stock company between Vietnam National Chemical Group (Vinachem) and Tay Ninh Sugar. Novasep’s share of the contract is in the amount of EUR 7.5 million. The contract is to construct the first sorbitol production plant in Vietnam. Sorbitol, commonly known as a sweetener, is widely used as an excipient stabilizer or moistening agent in drugs, food and cosmetics. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190614/novasep_mie_consortium_to_construct_the_first_sorbitol_production_plant_in_vietnam.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT CPF denounces slavery Regarding the allegations of slavery in some Thai fishing boats supplying fish for the production of fishmeal to the Thai seafood industry, Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF), a leading farmer of shrimp and producer of shrimp feed, has stated that it is against slavery and forced labor in any shape or form, and that, since two years ago, the company has been strongly pushing forward a Fisheries Improvement Plan both in the Gulf of Thailand and Andaman Seas, which specific aims to assist Thailand as a nation to solve labor problems throughout the Thai seafood supply chain. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160614/cpf_denounces_slavery.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 16 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT How to large vessels impact container supply chains? Delegates at the 18th annual TOC Container Supply Chain Asia heard that ultra-large container ships have economic advantages for shipping lines, but also carry significant implications for managing global supply chains http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180414/how_to_large_vessels_impact_container_supply_chains.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT Coping with the surge: what mega-vessels and mega-volumes mean for maritime terminal operators The impact of ultra-large volumes of containers on maritime terminal operations and performance will be discussed at the 18th annual TOC Container Supply Chain Asia http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190314/coping_with_the_surge_what_mega_vessels_and_mega_volumes_mean_for_maritime_terminal_operators.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 19 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT More than 800 exhibitors expected at AgroProdMash 2014 - The leading food processing exhibition According to the rating company RussCom IT, the food processing exhibition AgroProdMash, taking place annually in Moscow, has become the most important trade fair in Russia. AgroProdMash ranks first of all Russian food processing exhibitions regarding number of exhibitors and visitors as well as represented countries. In 2013, over 770 companies from 36 countries presented the latest technologies and solutions for food processing, ingredients, packaging, cooling and storage equipment to 25,120 international visitors. This year AgroProdMash will be held from October 6 to 10 in Moscow with more than 800 participants from the food industry sector expected. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060314/more_than__exhibitors_expected_at_agroprodmash____the_leading_food_processing_exhibition_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 06 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT Facilitation of International Competition Horse Movement The Regional Workshop for Asia, Far East and Oceania of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) regarding the facilitation of International Competition Horse movement was hosted by the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) from 18 to 20 February 2014 with the support of the Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) and in collaboration with the International Federation of Horse Racing Authorities (IFHA). The objective of the Conference was to discuss and identify possibilities to harmonise the existing regulations regarding the movements of International Competition Horses. In this framework, the application of the new concept “High Health, High Performance (HHP)” for horses was also discussed. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270214/facilitation_of_international_competition_horse_movement.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 27 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT Cherkizovo Group celebrates success with inaugural Ross 400 Club Awards Russia’s Cherkizovo Group recently celebrated its first Ross® 400 Club Awards with a ceremony held on 7th February 2014. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240214/cherkizovo_group_celebrates_success_with_inaugural_ross__club_awards.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT Halton Opens Office in Singapore to Boost Local Service Business Halton Group continues its expansion in Asia, and has established a new legal entity in Singapore. So far business in Singapore has been led from Malaysia, but in order to develop service and maintenance business it was decided to open a local office there. Thus Singapore became the 30th country, where Halton operates. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040214/halton_opens_office_in_singapore_to_boost_local_service_business.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT Cobb opens new hatchery in Russian expansion plans Cobb has opened a new parent stock hatchery at Stromyn in the Moscow region. Now fully operational, the hatchery near the original Cobb grandparent farm is the first step in plans for Cobb Europe and Broiler Budoshego to expand parent stock production in Russia. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140114/cobb_opens_new_hatchery_in_russian_expansion_plans.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 14 Jan 2014 00:00:00 GMT Asia, Middle East and Africa Arbor Acres Customers Celebrate 80 Years The 80th anniversary of one of the oldest and most successful broiler breeders in the world poultry market was celebrated by Arbor Acres® Association customers and distributors in Bali, Indonesia. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/211213/asia_middle_east_and_africa_arbor_acres_customers_celebrate__years.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 21 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT Novasep expands and opens subsidiary in India Novasep Process Engineering Services PVT LTD will meet India’s increasing need for high efficacy processes for its fast growing food and feed industries http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/201213/novasep_expands_and_opens_subsidiary_in_india.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT Halton Opens a New Factory in Malaysia Asia has a central role in Halton’s strategy, as the company is targeting fast growth in the emerging markets. The Asian expansion is led from Malaysia, where Halton established its first Asian office and manufacturing facility in 1996. As Halton’s business in the region continues to grow rapidly, the company has moved its production to larger premises in Malaysia. The opening ceremony of the new factory took place on the 29th of November 2013. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/141213/halton_opens_a_new_factory_in_malaysia.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 14 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT TOC CSC Asia returns to Singapore to explore Asia’s dynamically changing logistics landscape Diageo, Nestle, Maersk Line, DP World and ICTSI among major shippers, carriers and port operators confirmed to speak at 18th annual TOC Container Supply Chain Asia event http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/141213/toc_csc_asia_returns_to_singapore_to_explore_asias_dynamically_changing_logistics_landscape.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 14 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT ASEAN Countries have big potential for Islamic Finance: Zubair Mughal There are multiple opportunities in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries to promote Islamic Finance, through which Halal Industry can be flourished rapidly in the region. These views were expressed by Muhammad Zubair Mughal, Chief Executive Officer, AlHuda Centre of Islamic Banking and Economics (CIBE) during his speech at “First National Halal Forum” in Manila which was organized by Department of Science and Technology, Government of Philippines at a local hotel (Shangri-La Makati) on 29th- 30th October, 2013, in order to grow Halal Industry and Economy on both regional and international level. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/091113/asean_countries_have_big_potential_for_islamic_finance_zubair_mughal.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 09 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT Meirionnydd's excellent shop window at Westminster Meirionnydd Day organised by the Farmers' Union of Wales at the House of Commons yesterday (Thursday, October 31) was an excellent shop window to show a wide audience what the county offers, the local MP told dozens of fellow MPs and peers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/081113/meirionnydds_excellent_shop_window_at_westminster.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 08 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT Optivite takes roadshow to Malaysia Optivite, one of the leading manufacturers of natural animal feed additives for the farming, feed mill and animal production industries, took its road-show seminar to Malaysia. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/171013/optivite_takes_roadshow_to_malaysia.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT Fortune Taiwan Seminar Promotes Ross and Local Industry Ross distributor, Fortune Taiwan sponsored a highly successful two-day seminar in Taipei to promote the Ross brand through education and information exchange, while emphasizing the superior Ross breeder and broiler performance in the domestic market. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/051013/fortune_taiwan_seminar_promotes_ross_and_local_industry.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 05 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT AL Sheikh Goat Farm. (Big Cow & Goats In the world) at Reasonable Price We are a centralized network of commercial livestock farms involved in the raising and breeding of exceptionally best generic breeds of Goats in Pakistan. We deal in live goat, sheep and fresh meat carcass. We have associate network farms in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130913/al_sheikh_goat_farm_big_cow_amp_goats_in_the_world_at_reasonable_price.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 14 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT BIOMIN announces premix facility opening in Vietnam BIOMIN, a leader in global animal health and nutrition, announces the opening of its latest state-of-the-art premix facility in Binh Duong, Vietnam. Several “green” features have been adopted in this new facility, in line with the NutriEconomics® concept of BIOMIN—achieving sustainable yet profitable farming in animal nutrition. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/090913/biomin_announces_premix_facility_opening_in_vietnam.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 09 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT Buying UK fertiliser A joint project between scientists in the UK and China has shown how improved methods of manufacturing nitrogen fertiliser and better use of it by farmers could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by hundreds of millions of tonnes a year. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/buying_uk_fertiliser_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 06 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Cleaning up the dairy industry Companies that produce baby formula will be required to have their own dairy farms, according to measures released by nine ministries last week. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/cleaning_up_the_dairy_industry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 06 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT 32,000 tractor sales Despite of poor economic conditions prevailing in the year 2012-13, Millat Tractors Limited (MTL) achieved the sale of 32,000 tractors. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/_tractor_sales_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm investment in Sudan Sudan's minister of agriculture Abdel Halim al-Mutafi, announced that his government signed an agricultural cooperation agreement with Beijing which gives Chinese companies several options to operate in Sudan. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/farm_investment_in_sudan_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm subsidies Punjab government today approved a proposal for providing Rs. 1.16 crore subsidy for metered electric supply at Agriculture Power (AP) tariff to dairy, goatry, piggery and fish farmers besides others engaged in hi-tech and density cultivation of fruits and vegetables. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/farm_subsidies_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farming black pigs Tianli Agritech, Inc., China's leading producer of breeder hogs, market hogs and black hogs, has announced that its operating subsidiary, Wuhan Fengze Agricultural Science and Technology Development Co. Ltd., signed a cooperation agreement with Shenzhen Investment Banking International Marketing Group to jointly develop a direct sales program for Tianli's branded black hog meat in Shenzhen and other cities in Guangdong Province. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/china___farming_black_pigs_.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Government boost for farmers Nepal has proposed to spend 5.5 billion U.S. dollars in 20 years to increase agricultural productivity, according to the country's blueprint on agricultural development, officials said on Tuesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/government_boost_for_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Modernising farming Chairman of the Madhesi Janadhikar Forum Nepal, Upendra Yadav, has said that nation cannot experience economic development until the agriculture sector was modernized. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/modernising_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT New farming courses The country's first and only private open agriculture university, which began functioning here in January this year, has opened its doors for farmers offering them courses without any age bar and qualification restriction. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/new_farming_courses_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Subsidies for livestock farmers Punjab government on Monday approved a proposal for providing Rs. 1.16 crore subsidy for metered electric supply at Agriculture Power (AP) tariff to dairy, goatery, piggery and fish farmers besides others engaged in hi-tech and density cultivation of fruits and vegetables. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/subsidies_for_livestock_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Unedited full version of Edward Snowden statement Unedited full version of Edward Snowden statement http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/unedited_full_version_of_edward_snowden_statement.aspx MercoPress.com Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT 450 new jobs at poultry complex Russian meat giant, Cherkizovo, has begun construction on a turkey breeding and processing complex in the Pervomaysky District of the country. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/_new_jobs_at_poultry_complex_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT 60,000 cattle vaccinated The campaign that started on June 15, will continue till December 3. PHOTO: FILE http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/_cattle_vaccinated.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Increase in milk consumption Milk consumption is growing in Bangladesh and domestic supply cannot match consumer demand trends. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/increase_in_milk_consumption_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Lies and nonsense from the animal feed industry A new study reveals how feeding can be adjusted to reduce the environmental impacts of egg production from native breeds. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/lies_and_nonsense_from_the_animal_feed_industry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT The best diets for young pigs A recent seminar in Zhengzhou City, Henan province, China, zoomed in on various dietary issues, including how to use wheat in diets. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/the_best_diets_for_young_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Cattle evictions The district administration launched a massive campaign against keeping cattle in banned 121 urban union councils of City District Government Lahore and detained as many as 273 buffalos during an operation in all nine towns of the city on Thursday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030713/cattle_evictions_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 03 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT On the 5-8th of August the 2 annual Roadway show "Way for milk!" will be held in Russia On the 5th of August the 2nd annual Roadway show of dairy market participants will dust off in Lubertsy , Moscow Region. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250613/on_the__th_of_august_the__annual_roadway_show_quotway_for_milkquot_will_be_held_in_russia.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 03 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Problems on the farm Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has included the promotion of agriculture in the “third arrow” of his economic growth strategy and envisaged the creation of agricultural villages that will produce world-class products for export. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030713/problems_on_the_farm_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 03 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Increase in demand for beef With more money in their pockets, millions of Chinese are seeking a richer diet and switching to beef, driving imports to record levels and sending local meat firms abroad to scout for potential acquisition targets among beef farmers and processors. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020713/increase_in_demand_for_beef_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT VIV Russia 2013 VIV Russia 2013 has noted a huge success with the new, global exhibition format. The number of exhibitors, around 350, remained stable compared to the previous edition in 2011. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020713/viv_russia__.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT The dairy industry The Indian dairy sector has acquired substantial growth momentum from 9th Plan onwards as a result of which the country now ranks first among the world's milk producing nations, achieving an annual output of about 130 million tonnes, reports Commodity Online. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/the_dairy_industry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 01 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Massive dairy investment China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd has signed a deal to buy Yashili International Holdings Ltd for over HK$11 billion ($1.42 billion), marking the most costly merger in China's domestic dairy sector, China Securities Journal reported Wednesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250613/massive_dairy_investment_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 30 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Fertiliser from the UK A joint project between scientists in the UK and China has shown how improved methods of manufacturing nitrogen fertiliser and better use of it by farmers could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by hundreds of millions of tonnes a year. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280613/fertiliser_from_the_uk_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT General Prosecutor Mr. Chaika was offered to examine milk The Chairman of the Board SOUZMOLOKO, Andrey Danilenko, informed General Prosecutor, Yuriy Chaika, that a corruption scheme might lie behind. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210613/general_prosecutor_mr_chaika_was_offered_to_examine_milk_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Preserving native cattle breeds Pulikulam cattle, an indigenous breed with distinct characteristics and known for its valour in jallikattu (bull taming sport), is on the verge of extinction. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250613/preserving_native_cattle_breeds_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT