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Bangladesh study says broiler chicken safe to eat

A study by the Bangladesh government that focused on antibiotic residues found in broiler meat has affirmed that broiler chicken in the country is...

Eggs from India safe, Malaysian minister says

Following a visit to Namakkal, India, Malaysia’s Minister of Agriculture and Food Security Mohamad Sabu said he is satisfied and confident that eggs from...

Vietnam doubles down on salbutamol in meat

Vietnam’s Department of Animal Health (DAH) is doubling down on monitoring salbutamol use in pig and cattle production to address food safety. Last week,...

WMP banks on traceability to ensure food safety

Indonesia-based Widodo Makmur Perkasa (WMP), through its subsidiaries Pasir Tengah and Widodo Makmur Unggas, is providing traceability to abattoirs and consumers to ensure safety...

Blockchain traceability helps CPF ensure food safety

Thailand’s CP Foods (CPF) has integrated blockchain into its digital traceability system for fresh pork and chicken products to ensure food safety. This year,...

Pork transport station ensures product safety

MM Mega Market has started operating its pork transport station in Dong Nai to leverage the safety of pork produced in Vietnam’s largest pork...

What can we learn from China’s race to GM seed

Food security is a top priority for China and like many governments in Asia, they are keen on securing their own local supply. One...

Smuggled pork threatens Thai pig industry

Smuggled frozen pork from Europe, Brazil, and other sources are threatening the pig industry in Thailand, as they discourage small farmers from restocking. “Those...

FAO, WHO to tackle safety of cell-based food

An event to be organized by UN FAO and WHO in Singapore will discuss the safety of cell-based, lab-grown foods. The gathering in November...

RDF facility receives food safety accreditation

RDF Feed, Livestock & Foods Inc’s (RDF) slaughterhouse and meat-cutting plant in Pampanga province, the Philippines has passed the Food Safety System Certification (FSSC...

Tyson Foods in Thailand goes paperless

Tyson Foods’ Chonburi facility in Thailand has gone 100% paperless in their manufacturing systems. These include production, food safety, and quality assurance, as well...

Mua Hin fined for food hygiene offence in Singapore

The Singapore Food Agency fined Mua Hin Poultry Farm USD 17,000 for food hygiene offences. Inspectors found lapses in the packing of roasted poultry...

Taste, safety drive alternative seafood consumption

Taste and safety as evidenced by a guaranteed lack of contaminants are the most important drivers of alternative seafood consumption, a study commissioned by...

Digital technologies improve food safety, traceability

Asian consumers are displaying growing concerns about food safety and traceability. Digital technologies, like sensors, smart labels, and internet of things (IoT), will help...

Consumers concerned plant-based products’ safety

While plant-based alternatives are growing in popularity, consumer concerns about their healthiness and safety are also emerging because they are highly processed. Diana Bogueva,...

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