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More grass to be grown for herbivores

Business

More grass to be grown for herbivores

The livestock sector plans to increase its acreage of pastures from 290,000 ha to 509,000 ha by 2020 in an effort to provide an extra 150 million tonnes of grass for animal breeding each year.

Cold weather kills livestock

Environment

Cold weather kills livestock

The recent cold spells in the northern and north central regions have caused an estimated loss of 130 billion VND (6.63 million USD) for the animal husbandry sector, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.