Friday, December 30, 2022
Antibiotic use in China's livestock farms on "continuous" drop
The use of antibiotics in Chinese farm animals has been on a "continuous decline" since 2017, agricultural authorities in China said, a boon to public health as abuse of such drugs among livestock has fueled a global human antibiotic resist ...
Thursday, December 29, 2022
Cambodia receives donation of 1 million doses of livestock vaccines from China
China has donated 1 million doses of livestock vaccines to Cambodia to improve the agricultural cooperation between both countries, as the spread of livestock diseases in Cambodia affect its supply of animal products and national economy, T ...
Tuesday, December 27, 2022
China uses biotechnology to convert waste into livestock feed
Sugarcane leaves, which used to be waste, are being processed into cattle feed in Longzhou County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, and rice straw is being recycled and processed into silage at Changde city, central China's H ...
Monday, December 19, 2022
China-New Zealand joint forum aims to boost cooperation in fighting livestock diseases
The first China-New Zealand Dairy Diseases Control Training Forum was held on December 17 in Beijing, China, and was focused on strengthening bilateral cooperation in combating major livestock disease.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Henan, China floods cause US$348 million worth of damages to poultry, livestock industries
Poultry and livestock industries in Henan, China, suffered economic losses amounting to ¥2.25 billion (US$348 million) after the province was recently hit by catastrophic floods.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
China aims to improve genetics of swine herd and other livestock
China aims to improve the genetics of its swine herd and other livestock over the next 10 years to breed livestock that produce more meat and consume less feed, as part of the country's goal to reduce its reliance on imports to feed its mas ...
Friday, April 23, 2021
China issues guidelines to change livestock feed recipes
China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has issued new guidelines recommending lower corn and soymeal in swine and poultry feed, which could reshape the flow of grains into China, Reuters reported.
Monday, April 5, 2021
China cracks down on clenbuterol use in livestock
China will be cracking down on the use of clenbuterol in animals with the launch of a three-month special rectification action to further strengthen the supervision of the ß-agonist and guarantee the quality and safety of livestock pro ...
Monday, March 22, 2021
China cracks down on leanness-enhancing agents used in livestock
China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said it will crack down on farmers using leanness-enhancing agents in cattle, sheep, and swine to safeguard the quality and safety of livestock products, Reuters reported.
Monday, March 15, 2021
White wheat growers in the US benefit from China's demand for livestock feed
White wheat growers in the United States are benefiting from China's growing demand for the grain to feed its livestock, pushing white wheat export projections to its highest in 27 years, Reuters reported.
Monday, March 8, 2021
China to raise grain purchase prices, support livestock breeding
China's government said it will raise wheat's minimum purchase prices, expand corn planting areas, and support swine rebuilding and production, while also developing its cattle and sheep sectors, Reuters reported.
Friday, February 26, 2021
Livestock genetics firm Genus anticipates challenges as it helps restock China swine farms
British livestock genetics firm Genus' chief executive said there may be possible short-term challenges as the company helps restock China's swine industry that has been hit with disease outbreaks over the winter, Reuters reported.
Monday, January 25, 2021
China bans slaughtering of livestock in markets at certain areas
China's top legislature, the Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress, passed the amended Animal Epidemic Prevention Law that bans slaughtering of livestock in markets at certain areas, Global Times reported.
Friday, September 18, 2020
UK company introduces enhanced water treatment technology to China's livestock sector
Strix, based in Forrest House, Ronaldsway, Isle of Man and has a factory in Ramsey, best known for its work in the design, manufacture and supply of kettle safety controls, has introduced a new water treatment technology to the livestock fa ...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Livestock genetics company Genus profits from China's swine farmers demand
UK-based Genus, a livestock genetics company reported higher than projected annual earnings thanks to increased demand from swine farmers in China looking to rebuild swine herds, Reuters reported.

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