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Special package for young executives at Animal Protein Asia

December 12, 2017

To encourage the next generation of managers to attend ‘Animal Protein Asia’ there is a special rate for ‘young executives’ of only USD 500, a saving up to 60%. They must be 35 years or younger and accompanied by a delegate with an early bird, team or regular registration. Animal Protein Asia is an exclusive two-day conference for senior executives, managers and investors in meat manufacturing, marketing and retail to gain valuable insights into consumer demand for new and innovative meat products. The conference will again be held at the Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel, on 15-16 January 2018. Click here for further details.

Indonesia sanctions feed wheat imports

December 12, 2017

Indonesia’s Ministry of Trade recently confirmed that it has allowed wheat imports for animal feed. (more…)

Long Farm develops and upgrades its farm facilities

December 12, 2017

Long Farm has upgraded much of its facility to reflect the requirements of the Malaysian Department of Veterinary Services (DVS), which encourages modern pig farming system. (more…)

Indonesia to issue new tuna fishing regulation

December 12, 2017

The Indonesian government is planning to issue a new regulation to protect tuna from the dangers of overfishing, according to Rifky Effendi Hardijanto, Secretary General of the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Affairs. (more…)

Growing preference for instant meals in Korea

December 12, 2017

As the number of Koreans living alone rises and more women work, the country’s home meal replacement (HMR) or instant meals industry continues to grow. (more…)

Engro and IFC to develop logistics for agricultural produce

December 12, 2017

Pakistan’s business conglomerate Engro Corporation, recently signed an agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), to explore growth opportunities in the country’s underdeveloped logistics sector. (more…)

Corn prices in Indonesia still high

December 11, 2017

As of November 2017, Indonesia’s Ministry of Agriculture claimed local corn production has reached 27.9 million tonnes. (more…)

SLN Meat Supplies suspends operations

December 11, 2017

SLN Meat Supplies, Cambodia’s first live-cattle feedlot and abattoir, said it has suspended production due to the uncertainty of taxes on live imported cattle. (more…)

Philippine agriculture officials to revoke license of vets

December 11, 2017

Veterinarians who will not immediately report the presence of avian flu on poultry farms they are handling are at risk of losing their licenses. (more…)