Farming News Daily http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk This is the RSS syndication feed for farmingnewsdaily.co.uk. 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 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 Poultry breeding State FOA Director, Shamsuddin Mat Rani said the entrepreneur, Rosdi Daud, has invested RM300,000 on the project while the Ministry of Agriculture and Agro Based Industries the remaining RM800,000 on the project. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280213/poultry_breeding_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Livestock and meat from Pakistan ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Malaysia have decided to further enhance bilateral cooperation in the field of agriculture. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/061212/livestock_and_meat_from_pakistan__.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Palm oil tax Malaysia'a official Palm Oil Council on Monday slammed as "irresponsible" and "badly informed" a French senator's call to slap a 300-percent tax increase on palm oil, known in France as a "Nutella tax" after a popular brand of spread. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/191112/palm_oil_tax.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farming and rain Improving agriculture water management is critical to sustain plantations' produce and livability of farmers in times of harsh ecological conditions. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/161012/farming_and_rain_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 16 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Fly problems and pig farming In Malaysia an influx of flies have begun appearing as the onset of the wet season begins, leading some locals to blame nearby poultry facilities. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170812/fly_problems_and_pig_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 17 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Cattle feedlot problems DAP lawmaker Tony Pua revealed test results showing that some of the cattle raised under the scandal-ridden National Feedlot Centre (NFC) scheme had died from copper poisoning, raising health concerns about meat from the scheme, reports The Malaysian Insider. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250412/cattle_feedlot_problems_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig farming According to The Star, the council is expected to discuss current issues affecting the local pork industry, including production level and price concerns, on a monthly basis starting April. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100412/pig_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 14 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Meriden and the pig industry Meriden Animal Health recently presented their flagship product Orego-Stim and the Fusion Feed Safety Range at two seminars in Malaysia. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140212/meriden_and_the_pig_industry.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sun, 19 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT New farm scandal The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has launched an investigation into the goings-on concerning the National Feedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NFC). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/281111/new_farm_scandal.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 28 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMT The egg market "Both demand and the selling prices of eggs have been stable as of late. Thus, the company will continue to focus on cost management, as well as the efficient employment of resources for sustainable profitability," Ahmad Khairuddin said in the company’s 2011 annual report. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/071011/the_egg_market.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMT Ban on Australian horses Malaysia says it has lifted a ban on the live export of Australia goats, sheep and cattle, but says the ban remains in place for racehorses. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200911/ban_on_australian_horses.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 20 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed problems The Malaysian Government is to address the increasing cost of chicken feed in a bid to reduce the price of chicken, local newspaper The Star is reporting. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130811/poultry_feed_problems.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 15 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Coffee farming on the rise After a lull in April when farmers kept out of the market, favourable weather supported by improved agronomic practices has given increased coffee exports in May 2011. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180711/coffee_farming_on_the_rise_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sun, 24 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT Poultry vaccines Malaysia is exploring opportunities to produce vaccines for the Newcastle Disease and Avian Influenza poultry diseases which cause huge losses to the national livestock industry, said Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200711/poultry_vaccines.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 20 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dealing with pig manure Dindings Farms Sdn Bhd farm manager Dr Ch’ng Chee Keong said they are currently building a biogas conversion plant to convert methane gas from waste into electricity. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/310311/dealing_with_pig_manure.aspx 5mpublishing Thu, 31 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT