Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for Increase in milk consumption Milk consumption is growing in Bangladesh and domestic supply cannot match consumer demand trends. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farmers hit again Sidiqur Moyez' farm has not seen such tough times since the huge 1998 floods in Bangladesh wiped out his fruits. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 14 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed Twenty poultry feed consignments imported from india remained undelivered for the last 20 days at Benapole land port due to lack of customs clearances. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 14 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry industry problems Leaders of both the associations claimed that they deserve the authorisation from the National Board of Revenue (NBR) to do it, reports the Financial Express. 5mpublishing Thu, 06 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu back An outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus caused by the H5N1 virus has been reported at a commercial farm near Dhaka to the OIE. Sun, 02 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed problems Bangladesh’s poultry feed industry is seeking a ban on the export of corn, a much desired raw material in poultry feed. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 15 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems on the farm Seven-year-old Mili Begum knows her classroom like the back of her hand. She should, because she's been living in it for the past six weeks. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 02 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry farms flooded Thousands of people have been left food insecure after extensive flooding, landslides and flash floods in eastern Bangladesh at the end of June. 5mpublishing Fri, 27 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Egg imports The government in Bangladesh has decided to import eggs and day-old chicks ahead of the Ramadan to contain the spiralling prices and meet the protein demand. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 28 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dealing with bird flu An eight-member expert committee has been formed in Bangladesh to devise a plan to start a vaccination programme in the wake of the spread of avian influenza in poultry farms across the country. Tue, 19 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm subsidies Ballooning subsidies, particularly to the agriculture sector, during the current fiscal have created an unsettling effect on the government's fiscal management. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 17 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry farm problems Egg imports from India, a bird flu-infected country, could destroy Bangladesh's entire poultry industry, sector people warned yesterday. 5mpublishing Mon, 07 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT More on bird flu The Bangladeshi veterinary authorities have reported a total of ten highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreaks across various commercial poultry farms in Dhaka, Khulna, Chittagong and Rajshahi. Fri, 06 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dealing with bird flu Bangladesh's authorities destroyed nearly 140,000 birds and eggs until last month since mid November when this season's first outbreak of bird flu was detected, an official said on 1 February. Thu, 16 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu alert Six hundred and fifty-eight poultry farms in nine upazilas of Khulna district and in the city have been asked to remain on high alert against outbreak of bird flu. newsroom - Mon, 16 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT Bangladesh - 3,000 poultry culled over bird flu scare 3,000 poultry culled over bird flu scare Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 11 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT Cleaning up drugs in farming Fisheries and Livestock Minister Abdul Latif Biswas has said the government is considering the import of essential antibiotics to sustain the growth of poultry industry in the country, reports The Daily Star. "Essential antibiotics are needed to protect poultry from diseases. The government is considering lifting the ban on import of antibiotic for poultry," he said last week. newsroom - Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu problems A third of farm-raised chicken in Bangladesh has been decimated by the latest outbreak of the bird-flu, a top poultry farmer said, demanding compensation for the affected farms. newsroom - Mon, 25 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT Concerns over egg imports The government, according to reports in a section of the media, has decided to import 10 million eggs and day-old chicks (DOC) from India. Such a decision has triggered strong resentment among the local poultry farmers. They said this will cause widespread loss to them and lead to closure of thousands of small farms. newsroom - Tue, 14 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu back Three new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) have been reported of Dhaka farms. Wed, 01 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT Good wheat harvest Bangladesh does not need Indian wheat as its granaries are full, its food minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque said. This could disappoint India as it considers allowing exports after a bumper harvest and faces criticism for poor foodgrain management. newsroom - Thu, 19 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu A total of 17,279 poultry birds of a farm have been culled and 4,298 eggs destroyed at Gajaria in Sreepur upazila following the detection of bird flu infection. newsroom - Mon, 02 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT Problems in the poultry industry In Bangladesh poultry production has fallen by nearly 18% in the last nine months, according to the Poultry Industries Protection National Council. newsroom - Thu, 28 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Not able to pay for wheat A group of farmers from Gilgandra in NSW are urging the Federal Government to support their fight to reclaim an estimated $2 million worth of wheat. None Wed, 27 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed seized Department of Environment (DoE) ON 28 March seized 265 sacks of poultry feed made from tannery waste and various chemicals, weighing 16 metric tonnes, from a house at Adabar in the city and arrested one person in this connection. newsroom - Mon, 18 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Poultry seminar The three-day-long International Poultry Show and Seminar-2011 has ended in Dhaka. Breaking previous records for exhibitors and visitors, it confirmed the importance of the country's poultry industry in feeding the population and the need for government support. 5mpublishing Wed, 13 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Counting the cost of bird flu Over one million people have been rendered jobless in recent months as avian influenza, commonly known as bird flu, broke out in local poultry farms. newsroom - Tue, 12 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Counting the cost of bird flu Avian influenza has cost the country's poultry industry Tk 2 billion in the first three months of the current fiscal year. newsroom - Fri, 08 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu crisis The Bangladeshi veterinary authorities have reported 29 new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in various commercial farms across Dhaka, Chittagong, Rajshahi, Barisal and Khulna. Thu, 24 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT More bird flu confirmed Fresh cases of avian influenza or bird flu have been detected in another Tripura poultry farm, and culling of birds is expected to start on Monday, an official said on Sunday. "At least 400 poultry birds have died since March 1 at the Gandhi Gram government poultry farm. Central government expe rts tested the samples of the dead birds and found them positive for the H5 strain of avian influenza," Tripura animal resource development department Joint Director Jyotirmoy Chakraborty told IANS. Wed, 23 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT Poultry farmers complain They formed a human chain keeping the highway blocked for half an hour and threw eggs on the highway, reports The Daily Star. 5mpublishing Tue, 15 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT More bird flu confirmed The veterinary authority sent Follow Up Report No. 28 dated 13 February to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Wed, 02 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT