Farmers squeezed out by feed giants

Farmers squeezed out by feed giants

Spiralling prices for animal feed are forcing livestock farmers to abandon their own production and shift towards becoming contract-based suppliers of husbandry companies, raising doubts over their plans to dominate the market.
Pig farm fuss highlights foul plight

Pig farm fuss highlights foul plight

A big pig farm in the northern province of Ninh Binh is in the centre of a serious pollution scandal, with the owner refusing responsibility and the local authorities woefully lacking oversight to set matters straight.
ASF crisis strikes down CJ ambitions

ASF crisis strikes down CJ ambitions

South Korean conglomerate CJ Group has suffered a huge setback due to the African swine fever crisis as the corporation has been forced to cancel all deals across its entire feed and farm operations in Southeast Asia, including in Vietnam, ruining the progress of long negotiations.