European Union raises export quota

The European Union commission has granted additional poultry export quota to Thailand, Brazil and others effective April 1. In total, EU granted an additional 5,460…


Off-season corn to top 500,000 tonnes

Thailand’s Department of Cooperatives has forecast 537,593 tonnes of off-season corn for the 2019 crop year. Some 90,375 farmers are growing off-season corn on 122,284…


ASF stalls demand for meal

China’s protein meal demand will continue to rise in 2019, but only marginally due to African swine fever. Protein meal used in feed is forecast…


ASF found in Japan

African swine fever virus (ASF) has been detected in a contagious state in Japan for the first time, the government said on April 2. Discovered…



Betagro puts animal welfare first

Animal welfare, once considered a fringe topic in the livestock business, has now become a core objective of Betagro’s farm production strategy. As part of…





Latest issue: Volume 13 No.6

Germany’s Phytobiotics invests more than US$10 million to upgrade facilities in China and Brazil, and gives production capacity in Germany a boost Thailand’s PKP6 Farm…