Monday, April 22, 2024
Live pig prices in Vietnam rose in Q1 2024
Vietnam's live pig prices in the first quarter of 2024 were, on average, up nearly 10% compared to the past three years, according to the Department of Livestock of the country's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Vietnam's THACO AGRI to increase cow, pig numbers to more than 100,000 each in 2024
Vietnamese agriculture production company THACO AGRI and its affiliated units, including Pig Farming Corporation, Trung Nguyen Beef Company and Hoang Anh Dak Lak Company, recently organised a conference on January 24 to February 1, focusing ...
Monday, January 15, 2024
Vietnam's pig inventory expanded by 4.2% by end 2023
Vietnam's pig inventory was estimated at 26.342 million pigs (not including more than four million nursing piglets) at the end of 2023, an increase of 4.2% over the same period in 2022.
Monday, November 20, 2023
Vietnam's livestock enterprises impacted by dipping live pig prices in first nine months of 2023
The decline in Vietnam's live pig prices have caused livestock enterprises to record less positive business results in the third quarter of 2023 as well as in the first nine months of the year, a local media outlet reported.
Thursday, November 2, 2023
Vietnam's buffalo numbers dropped 1.9% in first eight months this year, pig numbers rose 3.3%
The total number of buffaloes in Vietnam was estimated to drop by 1.9% in the first eight months of 2023 when compared to same period last year, Chăn nuôi Việt Nam reported, citing official data.
Thursday, August 10, 2023
Live pig prices fall again in Tây Ninh, Vietnam, following increase
Vietnam's live pig prices have dropped significantly yet again in the provincial city of Tây Ninh following a period during which live pig prices increased by over ₫60,000/kg (US$2.52).
Monday, July 31, 2023
Vietnamese agriculture official highlights pig production industry's need for long-term strategy
Vietnam's pig production industry needs a long-term development strategy as the price of animal feed is nearly 70% of total costs, said the country's Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Phùng Đức Tiến ...
Monday, November 21, 2022
Vietnam sees increased numbers for pigs, poultry and cows in first nine months of 2022
Vietnam's livestock production has grown steadily in the first nine months of 2022.
Thursday, August 25, 2022
Vietnam stops use of domestically-produced ASF vaccine following pig deaths
Vietnam has temporarily suspended the use of its first home-grown African swine fever (ASF) vaccine after dozens of pigs inoculated with the shots died this month, state media reported on August 24.
Monday, July 18, 2022
Vietnam's pig inventory expands 3.8% year-on-year
Vietnam's total pig inventory is estimated to have increased 3.8% year-on-year as of June, according to the country's General Statistics Office.
Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Vietnam lost over 230,000 pigs due to ASF in 2021 so far
Over 230,000 pigs have been culled this year due to African swine fever (ASF) outbreaks in Vietnam — nearly three times higher than the number of pigs in the same period in 2020 and accounting for about 0.8% of the total herd.
Monday, November 1, 2021
Vietnam's pig herd grows 5% compared to 2020
Vietnam's total pig herd has reached over 28 million head, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Monday, October 11, 2021
Vietnam's pig herd numbers to rise despite ASF challenges
Vietnam's total pig herd is estimated to increase to 26.67 million heads, up 4.5% compared to the same period in 2020.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Vietnam's Lam Dong province allows setup of high-tech pig farms
Vietnam's central highlands province of Lam Dong has agreed in principle to the implementation of two high-tech pig farming projects with a total investment capital of US$19.7 million.
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Pigs exported to Vietnam not ASF-infected, Thailand says
Thailand said on May 30 that pigs exported to Vietnam earlier in May were not infected with the African swine fever (ASF) prior to departure.

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