The agricultural sector has maintained growth in the first half of this year despite facing difficulties, especially the African swine fever epidemic which had a heavy impact on the domestic animal husbandry sector.
Việt Nam will produce over 23 million tonnes of animal and poultry feed this year, according to a report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Mavin Group became the first business in Việt Nam to export fresh pork to a foreign market when the first batch was shipped to Myanmar in late May.
GreenFeed Việt Nam JSC on Thursday put into operation its eighth animal feed plant, worth US$20 million, in the southern province of Vĩnh Long.
This is the Year of the Dog.
Dogs have a place in the life and culture of Việt Nam.
The dog is the most popular domestic animal of the Vietnamese. As the country celebrates the New Year, stories about dogs can be heard everywhere.
HCM City is urging farmers to adopt hi-tech agricultural techniques in an aim to increase productivity, quality and competitiveness, Lê Thanh Liêm, vice chairman of the city’s People’s Committee, said.
Hà Nội’s veterinary department has not found any trace of the banned substance salbutamol in samples collected from animal breeding farms and slaughterhouses during an inspection in February.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc yesterday advised businesses in Nghệ An to devise long-term strategies that utilise the many advantages enjoyed by the central province.