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Pig farmers in Penang must convert to closed systems

Pig farmers in Penang, Malaysia must convert their farms into closed systems by end-2021 to remain in operation. The state government said it is...

Vaccination program awareness low among pig farmers

Pig farmers in Indonesia should be educated about vaccination programs, a local swine consultant said. Bintang Mas Kamdoro told Asian Agribiz farmers are only...

Pig farmers in Bali still reluctant to repopulate

The shortage of live pigs in Bali, Indonesia has caused prices to increase to USD 2.03/kg this month from USD 1.34 in May. Although...

Bali pig farmers reluctant to repopulate

The price of live pigs in Bali, Indonesia on May 28 increased to USD 2.16/kg over low supply. But farmers are hesitant to repopulate...

Farmers in Cambodia face losses despite high market price

Hog farmers and poultry farmers in Cambodia are losing out as demand for meat drops during Covid-19. Srun Pov, President of the Cambodia Pig...

Indonesia’s pig association wants special farming regions

by Meliyana - Chairman of the Indonesian Monogastric Association, Sauland Sinaga has urged the government to identify special regions for pig farming. In many...

Prisma empowers small-scale pig farmers in East Nusa Tenggara

Prisma, a cooperation between Australia and Indonesia, has contributed to the development of the pig sector in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia in the last...

Central Java pig farmers seek movement control over ASF 

With North Sumatra and Bali affected by ASF, pig farmers in Java want the government to strictly control, or stop if possible, the movement of...

ASF-affected pig farmers in North Sumatra seek help to revive business

Pig deaths due to ASF in North Sumatra, Indonesia has reached 47,000 heads. As pig farming is their only income source, the affected pig farmers are...

Latest: Indon pig farmers wait for govt’s official statement on suspected ASF in North Sumatera

- Pig farmers in Indonesia are waiting for the official statement from the government on whether the death of pigs in North Sumatera is due to ASF .

Indonesian adopts more measures to prevent ASF

The Agriculture Ministry in Indonesia is urging pig farmers to improve their farm biosecurity to keep ASF out. They also should implement good pig farming...

Pig farmers in Vietnam told to raise other livestock

The Department of Livestock Production has advised farmers not re-stock but to raise other livestock instead. This is because of high reinfection in farms...

Technical, marketing support for Bali pig farmers

Pig farmers in Bali prefer to get technical and marketing support rather than grants such as free breeder pigs from the government, according to...

Bali pig farmers want small feed packs

The Bali Pig Farmers Association expects pig feed producers in Indonesia to produce pig feed in 1-5 kg per pack. With smaller packs, Chairman...

Pig farmers in Java should consider new locations

- Pig production areas in Java island, Indonesia will contract in the next 10-20 years as some farms will not be issued extension permits due to public pressure and competition from developers.

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