Saturday, October 20, 2018

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...

Feed raw material tax waiver makes feed costs cheaper in East Africa

Governments in East Africa recently have made animal feed costs cheaper by removing a tax on the raw materials used in their production, although...

Cargill expansion in Vietnam to cater feed grain and animal feed market

Cargill recently opened an 80,000 metric tonne warehouse for grains and oilseed at the Saigon International Terminals Vietnam (SITV) port in Phu My town,...

Algae-forestry, bioenergy mix couldhelp to solve world hunger and reduce greenhouse

An unconventional mélange of algae, eucalyptus and bioenergy with carbon capture and storage appears to be a quirky ecological recipe. But, scientists from Cornell...

Virus risk with imported feed ingredients

A journey over land and sea may not keep animal diseases away. Researchers from South Dakota State University, Pipestone Veterinary Services in Minnesota and Kansas...

Chinese animal feed industry can absorb impact of US soybean tariff

Liu Yonghao of New Hope Group, one of China's largest animal feed producers, says a trade war can be damaging for both countries and...

GreenFeed opens 8th animal feed plant of 300000 Tonnes capacity in Vietnam

GreenFeed Vietnam JSC recently put into operation its eighth animal feed plant, worth US$20 million, in the southern province of Vinh Long. Covering 5ha in...

Corn prices in Indian and International Market

Corn prices in the US moved up by over 1.5% across the four contracts. There is a higher demand for US corn, higher exports...

Insect ingredients for animal feed finding its way in USA, Canada and EU

Enterra Feed Corporation has received new approvals to sell its insect-based feed ingredients in the United States, Canada and the European Union. The Association of...

Skylark Group launched poultry feed in Ghana

Park Agrotech, a subsidiary of the Skylark Group has invested about $30 million in the country which is gradually reviving the poultry industry in...