animal feed
GM crops targeted to make up 30-50% of cultivation

07:45 06/10/2014

The Government wants to start cultivating new strains of genetically-modified (GM) crops next year with a target to expand the area under cultivation of GM crops to between 30% and 50% of the total farmland by 2020, said an...

First bio-safety certificate granted to genetically modified corn in Vietnam

14:29 03/09/2014

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has just signed Decision 1836/QD-BTNMT on the issuance of bio-safety certificate for the genetically modified corn MON89034 of Dekalb Vietnam Company Limited, a subsidiary in...

PM backs VAT exemption for animal feed

11:38 03/09/2014

The Prime Minister is supporting the proposal of the Ministry of Finance to include animal feed in the list of products exempted from value added tax (VAT) payment.

Vietnam-Brazil trade hits over US$1.7 billion

21:46 28/08/2014

Two-way trade between Vietnam and Brazil fetched US$1.745 billion in the first seven months of the year, reported the Vietnamese Trade Office in Brazil.

Nha Trang beach flooded by sea urchins

15:12 21/08/2014

Sea urchins have suddenly appeared on the beach of Nha Trang City in Khanh Hoa Province. The entire coastal rescue team has been mobilized to clean the beach.

Genetically modified corn approved, farmers still wait for permission to plant

13:25 19/08/2014

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has allowed the use of four varieties of genetically modified corn for animal feed, but farmers still need to get permission from the Ministry of Natural Resources and the...

Genetically-modified corn allowed in Vietnam

10:50 18/08/2014

The first four genetically-modified (GM) maize varieties have been licensed for both human consumption and as animal feed in Vietnam.

Foreign investors keen on animal feed, seafood, livestock production

12:29 17/08/2014

Foreign firms are showing huge interest in Vietnam's lucrative livestock production sector, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported.

Vietnam expects to become world's top animal food exporter

09:02 16/08/2014

Vietnam has the potential for becoming the world's leading exporter of cattle feed in the near future, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has said.

Outstanding livestock businesses to be honoured

13:05 04/08/2014

The forthcoming International Feed, Livestock and Meat Processing Show (Vietstock 2014) will honour outstanding businesses for actively taking part in the development of husbandry industry, particularly the livestock value chain...


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