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.
Monday, January 25, 2021
Vietnam's feed production rises over 5% as pig herd recovers
Vietnam's animal feed production has increased over 5% as its pig census reaches 85% of pre-African swine fever (ASF) levels.
Monday, January 4, 2021
Vietnam to provide support, compensation to pig farmers impacted by ASF
Vietnam has recently issued a decision to support local pig farmers in regions affected by African swine fever (ASF) and provide financial aid for disease prevention.
Monday, December 14, 2020
Taiwan Sugar Corporation to shut down major pig farm in Vietnam
Taiwan Sugar Corporation (TSC) plans to shut down its biggest pig farm in Vietnam, a move that would reduce its pig farming activities in the country.
Friday, May 29, 2020
Vietnam kills 4,000 pigs as ASF returns
After the fatal disease makes a comeback in Vietnam, the country had to dispose over 4,000 pigs infected with African swine fever (ASF) this year, VN Express reported.
Friday, March 20, 2020
Seroprevalences of multi-pathogen and description of farm movement in pigs in two provinces in Vietnam
In Vietnam, lack of animal health information is considered a major challenge for pig production. The main objective of this study was to assess the seroprevalences of five pathogens [porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2), porcine reproductive a ...
Monday, December 2, 2019
Vietnamese scientist awarded for creating diagnostic tests for pigs suffering diarrhea
December 2, 2019 Vietnamese scientist awarded for creating diagnostic tests for pigs suffering diarrhea Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has presented Vietnamese veterinary medicine student and scientist Mai Thi Ngan ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
More than 1.2 million pigs culled as Vietnam deals with swine fever
May 14, 2019 More than 1.2 million pigs culled as Vietnam deals with swine fever   Vietnam has confirmed on May 13 that the country culled more than 1.2 million farmed pigs which were infected with African swine fever (ASF) as authorities w ...
Monday, April 23, 2018
Nutriad introduces new palatant for piglets at ILDEX Vietnam
At ILDEX Vietnam 2018, Nutriad unveiled a new product for its palatability range. Delistart® is a piglet feeding concept that links quick feed to starter feed, training the piglets to the new feed in the weaning period, resulting in 6- ...
Monday, March 27, 2017
China not open to Vietnam pig exports, risk of oversupply emerges
Vietnam lve hog price rose slightly.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The use of colistin and other critical antimicrobials on pig and chicken farms in southern Vietnam and their association with resistance in commensal Escherichia coli
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a global health problem, and emerging semi-intensive farming systems in Southeast Asia are major contributors to the AMR burden. We accessed 12 pig and chicken farms at key stages of production in Tien Gian ...

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