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WorTawee Farm finds value in high welfare pig farming

High welfare or organic pork is a niche product in Thailand as it carries a premium price tag. But WorTawee Farm sees growth opportunities, as more people value sustainable production, writes PAYUNGSAK WIRIYABUNDITKUL.

Waste treatment boosts pig farming sustainability

Vaccination is a common practice in farms to protect animals from pathogens, which could lead to disease. Yet despite vaccinating, disease outbreaks still happen. ISA Q TAN reports on vaccination, how it works, and what might lead to failure. It also looks at the types of vaccines available today and where trends in vaccination are headed.

Vaccination essential for disease prevention, but not a silver bullet

Vaccination is a common practice in farms to protect animals from pathogens, which could lead to disease. Yet despite vaccinating, disease outbreaks still happen. ISA Q TAN reports on vaccination, how it works, and what might lead to failure. It also looks at the types of vaccines available today and where trends in vaccination are headed.

Shaping a new landscape in Southeast Asia’s pig industry

ASF and the Covid-19 pandemic adversely affected Southeast Asia’s pig sector, leading to a shifting industry landscape. Many players, particularly smallholders, were forced to quit the business, leaving survivors with opportunities to grab a bigger market share. HA THU and the Asian Agribiz team looked at what producers in the region are doing to capitalize on these potentials.

Cipta Jaya’s breeding program evolves with fine products

Cipta Jaya Farm, a pig producer in East Java, prides itself on its high-quality breeder pigs. Seeing growth opportunities, the farm is doubling down on improving the herd’s genetics, writes MELIYANA.

Biotech Farms rises to the occasion amid challenges

Pig producers in the Philippines continue to face challenges, not just due to ASF and diseases, but because of rising production costs. Biotech Farms sees these challenges as one they have prepared for long before ASF and Covid-19, writes ISA Q TAN.

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