August 14, 2019
by Ha Thu – A greater demarcation of areas for livestock production is on the cards for across Vietnam. Asian Agribiz was told that the north will see more broiler duck and beef cattle farming, while central districts will see more broiler chicken. Duck, both broiler and layer, will become more commonplace in the south. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has noted an 11.5% increase in alternative protein production over the last six months. Of this, broiler has grown by 14% to 1.25 mt, egg production has increased 12% to over about 13 billion eggs, while beef production has grown by 7%.