Farming News Daily http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk This is the RSS syndication feed for farmingnewsdaily.co.uk. 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 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 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 Farmers switch to corn Vietnamese farmers' profits jump after switching to corn. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060613/farmers_switch_to_corn_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm values and real estate The real estate market has been hibernating for a long time, which has pushed a lot of real estate developers against the wall. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170513/_farm_values_and_real_estate_.aspx farmersjournal.ie Sat, 25 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Rice farming Vietnamese rice exporters had delivered 1.45 million tons out of the total 3.57 million tons of exports by the end of the first quarter of the year, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020513/vietnam___rice_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 02 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Coffee farming Most Vietnamese coffee farmers have never heard of a double tall skinny latte, but they could tell you the price of the beans that go into one in their sleep. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010513/coffee_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 01 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig farm problems Three districts in the central province of Nghe An, Vietnam have reported 383 pigs deaths due to Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) infection, also known as blue ear disease. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/290313/pig_farm_problems_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Rice for Japan Two Vietnamese rice exporters have recently managed to ship their product to Japan again after the East Asian country ceased imports five years ago. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040213/rice_for_japan_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Egg talk CP Vietnam admitted raising prices to optimise profits ahead of Tet, the Vietnamese New Year, at a meeting with the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250113/egg_talk_.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 25 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry dragon awakes Excentials, a daughter company of Orffa International, has been promoting its’ product portfolio in several exhibitions around the globe, increasing it’s global market presence. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150113/poultry_dragon_awakes_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 20 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Exporting breeding pigs Use of a new Piétrain line may prove interesting in tropical countries with ecological and climatic conditions similar to Vietnam. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010113/exporting_breeding_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Wheat farms idle for years Arusha. Residents of Hanang District in Manyara Region are divided over the fate of the formerly state-owned wheat farms that have been abandoned following the collapse of the Canadian-funded scheme slightly over 10 years ago. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/171212/wheat_farms_idle_for_years_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Elephants damage farm crops Two wild elephants looking for food in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong have destroyed crops and worried local residents, authorities reported. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/131112/elephants_damage_farm_crops.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Norel have a new distributor Norel have a new distributor http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/021112/_norel_have_a_new_distributor_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Animal feed companies knocking on the door Animal feed companies knocking on the door http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/021112/animal_feed_companies_knocking_on_the_door_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Animal feed investment Agromed appoints Zagro as distributor of OptiCell in Vietnam http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/151012/animal_feed_investment_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Indian farm investment Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday said the nation always welcomed and facilitated Indian enterprises to co-operate and invest in agriculture in Viet Nam. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/101012/indian_farm_investment_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Nutriaad Vietnam Dong Bui Van new country sales manager Nutriad Vietnam http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250912/nutriaad_vietnam_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu The National Animal Health Diagnostic Centre is trying to identify a new strain of bird flu virus that is suspected to have a higher risk of causing human death than previously known strains. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130912/bird_flu_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Hendris pig genetics Japfa Hypor Genetics Company celebrates 700 sow breeding farm http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040912/hendris_pig_genetics_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 04 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Egg imports Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade has given permission for the importation of 500,000 egg products, dealing a severe blow to Vietnam’s domestic egg production industry. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300812/egg_imports_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Changes to farming The current biggest challenge facing the sector is the market slowdown. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170812/changes_to_farming_.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 17 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Fact or fiction you decide Cattle disease affecting children in Southeast Asia. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010812/fact_or_fiction_you_decide_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 04 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT The rise in grain prices As corn prices climb past the record levels hit this time last year, a major factor has changed for Asian importers of the grain: Australia no longer has heaps of cheap feed wheat as a substitute. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030812/the_rise_in_grain_prices_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Biogas boost for farmers New biogas systems elevate life in rural Vietnam . http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300712/biogas_boost_for_farmers.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 01 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Blue ear strikes again Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Diep Kinh Tan has requested provinces plagued by blue-ear disease to take stronger action to stop the spread of the disease. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270612/blue_ear_strikes_again_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 11 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig disease Porcine Reproductive & Respiratory Syndrome, also known as ‘blue ear disease’, is on an upward trend; as a result, more and more people are contracting a bacterium virus called ‘Streptococcus Suis’ from pigs in North Vietnam. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060712/pig_disease_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 06 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm insurance The agricultural insurance programme that has been piloted since last July has yet to become popular. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030712/farm_insurance_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 03 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Growing fruit Tien Giang, the province with the largest area under fruit, plans to further expand its fruit cultivation area and improve the quality of fruits to increase exports. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110612/growing_fruit_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 11 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Crocodile farming The price of crocodile hatchlings in Siem Reap province has dropped drastically, and many local farmers are worrying about the future viability of crocodile farming. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050612/crocodile_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 10 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Crocodile farming The price of crocodile hatchlings in Siem Reap province has dropped drastically, and many local farmers are worrying about the future viability of crocodile farming. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080612/crocodile_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Rain needed before harvest A drought has affected nearly 50,000ha of crops nationwide, says Dang Duy Hien of the General Department of Irrigation under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010612/rain_needed_before_harvest_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Vegetable farming Viet Nam has not found any signs of formaldehyde-tainted cabbages following recent reports of contaminated cabbages in China, agriculture officials said yesterday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010612/vegetable_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Talking pollution They include many pottery factories, slaughter houses and livestock farms that are thought to be polluting their surroundings. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210512/talking_pollution.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT 700 sow breeding unit New Japfa-Hypor jv to build 700 sow breeding unit http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170512/_sow_breeding_unit_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 18 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm land protests Vietnamese riot police fired warning shots and tear gas to break up a protest by hundreds of angry farmers against a forced eviction on the outskirts of the capital Hanoi on Tuesday, witnesses said. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080512/farm_land_protests_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 13 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Rice exports Vietnamese companies have won contracts to export over 4.21 million tonnes of rice so far this year, up 24 per cent year on year, according to a Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development report. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100512/rice_exports_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 10 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Things looking up for farmers The Government will inject VND1.7 trillion (US$80 million) into the national new rural-area programme in 2012, according to Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070512/things_looking_up_for_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 07 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT A major player in the global grain market While China and India get most of the press for expanding middle class demand for agricultural exports, Vietnam has the potential to rank right up there with them, according to a panel of experts during the 2012 Commodity Classic. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020512/a_major_player_in_the_global_grain_market_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 06 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Hi-Tec farming The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is set to finalise and submit a plan for hi-tech agricultural zones to the Government for approval in June, said deputy minister Bui Ba Bong. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020512/hi_tec_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 06 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Animal feed companies flaunting the law Thanh Nien News reports that ONI company was using the materials to make various products, one of which had been found to contain salbutamol, a banned growth agent which causes increased heart rate, indigestion, and other conditions in humans. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010512/animal_feed_companies_flaunting_the_law_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 01 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu problems Poultry farmers and pet shops have been reminded to take precautions against avian flu after preliminary tests found that a dead Oriental magpie robin discovered in Hung Hom on April 4 had the H5 avian influenza virus. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240412/bird_flu_problems_.aspx oie.com Sun, 29 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Massive farm investment from India Till December last year, Indian companies had invested 790 million dollars in 78 projects currently underway in Vietnam, he said at an international exposition being held in Hanoi from April 4 to 7. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240412/massive_farm_investment_from_india_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 29 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farming and forests Stakeholders who were allocated land designated for forestry purposes made use of only 20 to 30 per cent of that land. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250412/farming_and_forests_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Steroids in pork After a widespread boycott on pork in southern Vietnam due to steroids contamination, the substance is now reported to have been found in the north as well. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190412/steroids_in_pork_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 22 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems in fish farming Due to the lack of capital, seafood companies buy fish from farmers under the mode of deferred payment, which means that they try to use farmers’ capital for their business. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180412/problems_in_fish_farming__.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 21 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems on the farm The name that has been mentioned in most of the discussions recently is Bianfishco, a seafood company in Can Tho province. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160412/problems_ion_the_farm_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 16 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT FAO backs prevention of shrimp disease The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has agreed to support a one-year project worth US$500,000 to control the spread of a particular shrimp disease. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110412/fao_backs_prevention_of_shrimp_disease_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 14 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm imports and exports Vietnam’s total import-export turnover was estimated at US$50 billion in the first quarter of the year, according to the General Statistics Office. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110412/farm_imports_and_exports.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 14 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT