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NTT pig industry to emerge stronger and more efficient

Prisma (Australia-Indonesia Partnership for Promoting Rural Incomes) has helped the pig sector in East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), Indonesia grow. Today, more than 25% of...

Traditional farms a challenge to tackle PRRS in Indonesia

The traditional farming system is a challenge for the pig industry in Indonesia in dealing with PRRS, Feliks Adi Nugroho of Boehringer Ingelheim Indonesia...

Progress despite challenges in the pig sector

This week, we have the pig industry in focus with some developmental news, despite lackluster demand, supply constraints, and price pressures. We see a...

Malaysia’s pig repopulation on track with new breeders

Malaysia recently introduced new breeders into the industry to rebuild its herd post-ASF. APSN Biotech partnered with Danbred to facilitate this. APSN’s Lim Hang...

Pig industry working hard to restore profitability

The pig industry in Asia has been hard at work, striving to get back on its feet and reach pre-pandemic levels of output. Year-long...

Indonesia needs time to eliminate AGP in pig production

Fear of disease, lower productivity, and poor meat quality are hindering small-scale pig farmers in Indonesia from stopping AGP use in production. Tri Satya Putri...

Sarawak to revitalize pig industry with new breeders

Malaysia’s Green Breeder farm received 759 imported live breeder pigs from Denmark on December 9, marking a significant move to bolster the local agriculture...

Northeast India keeps national pig industry alive

Northeast India’s demand for pork is keeping the pig industry alive in other parts of the country. C P Gopakumar, DLG Farms Managing Director,...

AGP use in Indonesia’s pig industry declines

Some Indonesian pig farmers have already adapted to the AGP ban in production, Sauland Sinaga, Chairman of the Indonesian Monogastric Association, told Asian Agribiz....

New ASF recombinants pose threat to pig industry

Chinese researchers have detected three recombinants of genotype I and II ASFVs in pigs in China. These recombinants are genetically similar and classified as...

Indonesia’s pig industry faces long recovery from ASF

The pig industry in Indonesia is facing a long disruption following the discovery of ASF at a pig farm in Bulan Island, said Sauland...

Smuggled pork pressures Thai pig industry

Smuggled pork is pulling down farm prices of Thai pigs, as local supply struggles to normalize. “Farm prices are now USD 2.07-2.34/kg but production...

East Malaysia holds promising potential for pork export

East Malaysia has a huge potential to export pork and live pigs to West Malaysia and other neighboring countries. RAJESWARI RAMANEE writes why. Home to...

2023 to be challenging for Vietnam’s pig industry

High feed prices and declining live pig prices will continue to discourage pig producers from restocking in H1 2023. This year, the main challenges...

Consolidation to continue in Asian pig industries

Without an effective ASF vaccine, big farms will continue to expand, and consolidation will push through, predicts Dr Rolando Cruz, a swine veterinary consultant...

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