Thursday, May 23, 2019

Ministry stops infested imports in Viet Nam

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Lê Quốc Doanh signed a decision recently to stop all imports of distillers' dried grains from the...

Bt cotton doubled production & minimised harm by pest

The production of cotton in the country has nearly doubled since the introduction of Bt cotton in 2002, the government told the Rajya Sabha...

Sustainable production of fish feed using carbon dioxide

We're harvesting too many fish from the ocean, not just for human plates, but to feed farmed fish as well. Novo Nutrients wants to...

Maize demand on rise in Indonesia

Indonesia still needs to import maize as domestic production has not increased while demand for the commodity continues to increase, according to Indonesian Agribusiness...

Training in azolla cultivation

With the cattle feeding cost escalating every year to reduce the income of dairy farmers, the Veterinary College and Research Institute organised a hands-on...

A new Japanese distributor for Delacon

Together with YPTECH Co., Ltd., Delacon is now also breaking grounds in Japan. Since September, the Tokyo home-based YPTECH Co., Ltd. is the exclusive...

Vietnam to increase soybean imports 15% in 2018/19: USDA

Vietnam imports of soybean are set to increase 15% to 1.9 million tonnes in the next marketing year as a changing diet spurs strong...

Outlook – Indonesian protein market

Within five years, Indonesia needs to produce a significant amount more chicken and beef than currently available. This needs be done without the use...

Soyabean Processors Association of India to lobby govt. to stop GM de-oiled cake import

Processors extract as much as 18 kg of oil from 100 kg (quintal) of soyabean. The protein-rich mass and other solid matter left after...

Technologies demand for food waste conversion to animal feed

Key emerging opportunities will be in the conversion of food waste to products such as plastics, fruit juices, food ingredients, and liquid fuels, finds...