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Dabaco targets USD1b revenue, strengthens pig business

Dabaco Group JSC has just approved the company’s development plan for 2022, eyeing USD 1 billion in revenues or up 25% year-on-year. Pig production...

Thaifoods to double pig production in Vietnam in 2022

Thaifoods Group (TFG) will double its breeder pig herd in Vietnam to 50,000 heads in 2022. These will be raised in Binh Phuoc province. TFG...

BaF acquires RicoFeed to serve internal expansion

Pig integrator BaF Vietnam has acquired a 99% stake in RicoFeed Tay Ninh JSC for USD 6.5 million. The acquisition is in line with...

Philippine pig production down in Q3

Philippine pig production contracted 17.8% year-on-year in Q3 2021. Data from the Statistics Authority show that July-September production topped 418,000 tons compared to 509,000...

Better environment and modern systems for pigs needed

Pig producers in Malaysia need a better environment and modern systems to sustain operations. “Production has changed significantly over the years. New pig breeds...

Thailand’s pig industry faces huge challenges

Disease outbreaks, high feed costs, and lower pork consumption have beset Thailand’s pig industry. Surachai Sutthitham, Thai Swine Raisers Association President, told Asian Agribiz...

Sikkim government offers incentives to boost pig production

The government of Sikkim in northeast India has launched an incentive program to promote pig production in the state. Under the scheme, the government...

Soft hog industry reduces Philippine feed wheat demand

ASF continues to impact the Philippine hog industry negatively, reducing demand for feed wheat. The USDA Manila office estimates that the country’s pork production...

Flexibility a winning formula for feed formulation

Pig producers should stay flexible in their feed formulation, as it is more about nutrient delivery than ingredient use. Corn is a proven grain,...

High feed prices raise Thailand’s pig production cost

Pig production cost in Thailand is averaging at USD 2.40/kg currently, driven by biosecurity costs and higher prices of feed ingredients like corn and...

Implementing a vertical pig production system

Producers can adopt a vertical pig production system in a multi-story building. John Carr, a global swine consultant, told Asian Agribiz that the building’s...

High-rise buildings better for biosecurity than on-land farm

Biosecurity can be better implemented in high-rise buildings than on-land pig farms, said John Carr, a prominent swine consultant. In a podcast with Asian...

AGP-free pig production is viable with basic management

AGP-free pig production is a viable option for pig farmers, but it must be accompanied by good management basics. In a podcast with Asian...

Ba Farm to launch pig operation in Kon Tum province

Vietnam’s Ba Farm Co Ltd will invest USD 4.8 million to build a new pig farm in Vietnam’s Kon Tum province, in the country’s...

IFC help GreenFeed expand sustainable pork production

GreenFeed Vietnam JSC will receive USD 43 million from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to expand its pig production and raise domestic pork supply....

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