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Penang pig farm ordered to close due to pollution

A pig farm in Penang, Malaysia was ordered to close by the state Department of Veterinary Services (DVS) on suspicion of releasing waste and...

Going green is vital

Last week Singapore’s Temasek, PWC, Rabobank and Terrascope unveiled the Asia Food Challenge report themed Decarbonizing the Agrifood Value Chain in Asia. This area...

CP Foods turns waste into biogas, biodiesel

Thailand’s CP Foods turns waste from the production processes into value. This includes transitioning waste to energy by installing a biogas system to treat...

CP Foods adds value to waste

Thailand’s CP Foods is adding value to animal parts and components, such as innards, pig heads, and shredded meat, by selling them as fresh...

Commendable efforts in decarbonizing the value chain

Research shows that close to a third (27%) of global greenhouse gas emissions are attributed to agriculture and food production. Half of this stems...

Poor husbandry behind waste pollution in Malaysia

Malaysia’s Department of Veterinary Services (DVS) attributes environmental pollution to livestock farmers’ indifferent approach to waste recycling. DVS data from 2017 show that the...

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