Vietnamese poultry sector seeks export Business

Vietnamese poultry sector seeks export

Facing mounting pressure from cheap imported chicken, domestic products are examining export options, stated Nguyen Tri Cong, Chairman of Dong Nai province’s Livestock Association.
Business

Brazil lifts import ban on Vietnamese seafood

The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) has lifted the import ban on Vietnamese tra fish, said the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Department of Animal Health (DAH).
Localities urged to prepare for A/H5N6 virus Health

Localities urged to prepare for A/H5N6 virus

Localities throughout the country should reinforce controls and inspections of poultry raising sites to prevent an outbreak of the A/H5N6 influenza virus strain, while taking preventive measures, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) said.
No H7N9 virus found in Vietnam Health

No H7N9 virus found in Vietnam

No positive samples of avian influenza H7N9 virus have been found in poultry in Vietnam, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural said on April 16.
Society

Nation curbs imports of animal organs

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in cooperation with the Ministry of Health is setting up safety and hygiene standards for imported meats and viscera, said Bui Quang Anh, the head of MARD’s Animal Health Department.