Monday, October 5, 2020
FrieslandCampina members' council appoints new board member, approves investment in Indonesia
On September 30, the members' council of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina UA decided on several proposals, as the board and management updated the council on developments within the cooperative, the company and the markets in which Fr ...
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Japfa mulls selling Indonesian dairy unit Greenfields
Japfa Ltd is weighing a sale of its Indonesian dairy unit Greenfields and could seek up to US$500 million from the deal, according to people with knowledge of the matter, The Edge Markets reported.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Indonesia's feedlots face challenges against profit margins due to high costs, pandemic restrictions
Indonesian feedlots are experiencing a squeeze of profit margins due to high costs and pandemic restrictions, according to the latest update of the Indonesia-Australia Partnership on Food Security in the Red Meat and Cattle Sector's joint s ...
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Indonesia begins development on food estate project
Indonesian President Joko Widodo said the country has begun development on food estate to grow corn, rice and other crops to reduce its reliance on food imports, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Australia probes on distressing cattle slaughter in Indonesia
Federal agencies are looking into the slaughter of Australian cattle in the Indonesian province of Aceh following the emergence of a disturbing video footage, The Guardian reported.
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Indonesian feed's trade-off
Fast growth is assured but improving the quantity and quality of feed inputs could boost both feed output and meat consumption.
Monday, July 27, 2020
Aquaculture Stewardship Council releases standards in Indonesian
The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has translated its Shrimp, Tilapia, and Tropical Marine Finfish Standards and related guidance documents into Indonesian to help more farmers in the country work towards more responsible practices, ...
Thursday, July 23, 2020
ASF kills over 24,000 pigs in Indonesian province
Since January this year, over 24,000 community-owned pigs in Indonesia's East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) have died after being exposed to ASF, local officials confirmed, The Jakarta Post reported.
Thursday, July 23, 2020
More than 24,000 swine killed by African swine fever in Indonesia this year
Local authorities in East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), Indonesia said more than 24,000 swine have died due to African swine fever (ASF) since the start of this year, Asia One reported.
Friday, July 17, 2020
No more mangrove deforestation for aquaculture: Indonesia Minister
Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Eddhy Prabowo assured in a July 16 statement that mangrove forests would no longer be converted into aquaculture ponds, and the ministryplans to plant more mangrove trees, Antara reported.
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Indonesia's agriculture ministry attempts to make vaccines for ASF
Indonesia's Ministry of Agriculture is working to create vaccines for African swine fever, according to a Tempo report.
Saturday, July 4, 2020
Indonesia's Jan-May corn feed mill usage slides 18% on-year
The corn consumption of Indonesia for animal feed in January-May was 2.51 million tonnes, 18% lower from the same period last year, according to Indonesia Feed Mill Association's chairman on Thursday, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Indonesia creates aquaculture micro insurance
The Marine Affairs and Fisheries Ministry of Indonesia has created aquaculture micro insurance for fish farmers to lower the risk in aquaculture businesses, reported Antara News.
Friday, June 5, 2020
De Heus buys Neovia Indonesia's feed mills
De Heus Animal Nutrition has acquired the compound feed operations of Neovia Indonesia - PT Welgro Feedmill and PT Wirifa Sakti - from Archer Daniels Midland on June 2, Feedstuffs reported.
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Indonesia to provide US$69 million aid for fisheries, aquaculture farmers
Indonesia's Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has proposed a IDR1.02 trillion (US$69 million) incentive package for small scale fishermen and aquaculture farmers hit by the COVID-19 crisis, reported The Jakarta Post.

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