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25 January 2010
View news from Viet Nam Viet Nam Reviews Livestock Sector To Meet Demand
VIET NAM - A review of the livestock industry is under way. ...
07 January 2010
View news from Viet Nam Animal Production Higher in 2009
VIET NAM - The latest farm census reveals increases in animal numbers (except buffalo and oxen, for which the count was lower) and the production of meat and eggs compared to the previous year....
06 January 2010
View news from Viet Nam Ildex Boost for Vietnamese Dairy Industry
VIET NAM - ILDEX Viet Nam 2010 is set to showcase the latest dairy technology in anticipation of rising local demand for dairy products. ...
29 December 2009
View news from Viet Nam Farmers Sell Cows As Milk Price Declines
VIET NAM - Dairy farmers in the southern region of Viet Nam are been forced to sell their herds as the strain of high production costs and low milk prices take their toll. ...
08 October 2009
View news from Viet Nam Deal Opens Door To Viet Nam Cattle Exports
VIET NAM - A $1 million deal has been signed to send 1000 head of live cattle from the Northern Territory to Viet Nam, with hopes that it will be the first of many shipments to the country....
07 September 2009
View news from Viet Nam HPAI, FMD and PRRS Set to Return to Viet Nam
VIET NAM - Animal health officials predict that foot and mouth disease (FMD), blue-ear disease (PRRS) and highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) will soon return to the south of the country. ...
24 August 2009
View news from Viet Nam New Opportunity for US Feed in Vietnam
US - Transportation is a key factor when it comes to U.S. agricultural exports and now Vietnam has been afforded expanded access through a new shipping line. ...
10 July 2009
View news from Viet Nam Blind Eye Turned to Cattle Smuggled into Quang Tri
VIET NAM - Cattle are being smuggled illegally into central Quang Tri Province over the Laos border, while Vietnamese health authorities struggle to control a host of deadly animal diseases, according to reports from the country....
03 July 2009
View news from Viet Nam Vietnamese Beef Markets Open to Foreign Exports
VIET NAM - The domestic market will be opened up next year to receive beef imports from the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand under bilateral and regional agreements, a senior official said Wednesday....
30 June 2009
View news from Viet Nam Soaring Vietnamese Milk Prices Leave Many Behind
VIET NAM - The price of milk in Viet Nam continues to soar. Now, many are unable to afford it alotgether....
27 May 2009
View news from Viet Nam Vietnamese Milk Prices Excessively High
VIET MAN - Milk products in Vietnam are unreasonably expensive, experts say, adding that local consumers may be paying the price for their own “expensive is good” mindset. ...
07 April 2009
View news from Viet Nam Tariff Rises Have Helped Cut Imports
VIET NAM - Tariff hikes have helped to reduce imports of meat and poultry products....
View news from Viet Nam Vietnamese Milk Inspection Leaves Sour Taste
VIET NAM - Results of a recent annual inspection of dairy products by health authorities have shocked Vietnamese consumers....
05 March 2009
View news from Viet Nam Viet Nam Ups Dairy Import Tariffs in Favour of Locals
VIET NAM - Vietnam will increase import tariffs on various dairy products to protect local dairy farmers, the finance ministry has said....
25 February 2009
View news from Viet Nam Disease Hits Nine Vietnamese Provinces
VIET NAM - Foot-and-mouth disease has hit two more provinces of Vietnam, raising the number of infected provinces to nine, according to Department of Animal Health under Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on Tuesday....
09 February 2009
View news from Viet Nam Disease Spreads in Viet Nam
VIET NAM - Bird flu and foot-and-mouth diseases have hit some localities, according to the Veterinary Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development....
20 January 2009
View news from Viet Nam Outbreak in Long An and Kon Tum
VIET NAM - Bovine foot-and-mouth disease has broken out in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum and southern Long An Province. ...
13 January 2009
View news from Viet Nam Vietnamese Milk Imports Keep Prices High
VIET NAM - Viet Nam still has to import nearly 80 per cent of its milk to meet domestic demand, according to statistics recently released by the Ministry of Industry and Trade....
View news from Viet Nam Melamine in Viet Nam: Tears Over Spilt Milk
VIET NAM - On Saturday, dairy cow breeders in the northern province of Vinh Phuc poured more than 7 tonnes of fresh milk on the road. ...
18 December 2008
View news from Viet Nam Vietnam Begins Month of Livestock Disinfection
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Hanoi Municipal People’s Committee officially launched the month of sterilizing and disinfecting the environment on December 16 to prevent epidemics among fowl and cattle nationwide....
View news from Viet Nam New Foot-and-Mouth Virus Verified in Nghe An
VIET NAM - The foot-and-mouth epidemic in cattle is spreading in four provinces of Vietnam. Notably, virus type A has appeared in the central province of Nghe An, announced the Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Bui Ba Bong, on Tuesday....
17 December 2008
View news from Viet Nam No Melamine Dairy Products in Vietnam
VIET NAM - The Chief of the Food Hygiene and Safety Agency, under the Health Ministry, Nguyen Cong Khan has reported that the local dairy market is now safe....
03 December 2008
View news from Viet Nam Melamine Feed Limits Set in Vietnam
VIET NAM - Animal feed can contain a maximum of 2.5mg of melamine per kg under a decision issued last Friday by the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD)....
17 November 2008
View news from Viet Nam Ministry Affirms Move to Intensify Production
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture is encouraging a move from backyard to intensive livestock and poultry production to increase output. ...
20 October 2008
View news from Viet Nam Imported Meat Price Stuck
VIET NAM – Following the raising the taxes on imported meat, prices still have not changed....
08 October 2008
View news from Viet Nam Vietnamese Meat Import Duties to Rise
VIET NAM - The government of Vietnam, is raising the import duties for meat coming into the country. The new rates on pork increased by 25% and the import of beef by 10%, in order to protect local farmers from cheap imports. ...
23 September 2008
View news from Viet Nam Vietnamese Dairy Crisis Needs Intervention
VIET NAM - As the global dairy industry booms, Viet Nam is being left behind - with the high cost of feed and the low retail prices for milk bringing the industry to a halt....
19 September 2008
View news from Viet Nam Risk of Dairy Bankruptcy in HCM City
HCM CITY, VIET NAM — Thousands of dairy farmers are selling fresh milk to processing plants at prices as low as VND 2,000-2,500 per kilo, about half the price set by the HCM City’s Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. ...

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