Alltech marks 20 years in Thailand

The three big changes and challenges facing agriculture today are climate change, demographics, and technology, according to Mark Lyons, CEO of Alltech. The pace of…




Cambodia reports ASF outbreak

Cambodia’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has confirmed the country’s first outbreak of African swine fever in Lom Kaninh village, Rattanakiri, 636 km northeast…


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…