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28 April 2016
Pig Industry News from China Chinese Pork Imports Continue to Boom
CHINA - Chinese pork imports more than doubled, compared with the same period a year earlier, in March 2016 to a record 114,700 tonnes, according to the latest figures from China Customs....
26 April 2016
Pig Industry News from China Nutriad Appoints Area Managers China
CHINA - Multinational feed additive producer Nutriad appointed Eric Han and Hans Bai as Area Managers for the Northern and Central Region....
19 April 2016
Pig Industry News from China Pork Commentary: China Market Sizzling
This past week we had visitors from China. The industry there is currently making fantastic money with China hog price of 19.54 rmb/kg liveweight calculating to $1.37 US lb. liveweight. A 250 lb market...
14 April 2016
Pig Industry News from China China Pork Markets
CHINA - After the huge culling of sows in China in 2015 due to consistent low pork price, by as many as 10 million sows (according to RaboBank) the price slaughterhouses have been paying for animals has...
11 April 2016
Pig Industry News from China Pig Prices Remain High in China
CHINA - The latest reports from China suggest that pig prices remain high and there is little sign of demand for imported pork slowing down....
05 April 2016
Pig Industry News from China China Reports New FMD Outbreak
CHINA - A new outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) has been reported in pigs....
01 March 2016
Pig Industry News from China Pork Commentary: China Pork Imports Up 37%
CHINA - For the last few months, we have discussed the huge decline in the Chinese swine breeding herd of over 11 million sows. This led to the hog price in China to increase to $1.25 USD liveweight per...
19 February 2016
Pig Industry News from China Alexander Kovachevich Joins Genesus
CHINA - As of the 15th of February 2016 Alexander Kovachevich has joined Genesus Genetics, as the General Manager for the China area....
02 February 2016
Pig Industry News from China Chinese Pork Imports Continue to Rise in 2015
CHINA - Chinese pork imports rose 38% in 2015, compared with 2014, totalling 778,000 tonnes....
28 January 2016
Pig Industry News from China EU Capitalises on Tightening of Chinese Pig Supplies
CHINA - During 2015, much of the global pig market has been experiencing low pig prices and a plentiful supply, bolstered by improved efficiencies and a low feed price....
13 January 2016
Pig Industry News from China Canada Market Report
CANADA - As we close the books on 2015 it is always good to review. Then I will attempt the “fool’s errand” of what 2016 may hold, writes Bob Fraser – Sales & Service, Genesus Ontario....
11 January 2016
Pig Industry News from China Nutriad Expands in China
CHINA - Global producer of feed additive solutions Nutriad is expanding its commercial team in China, as it announced the appointment of Mr Jim Zeng as National Sales Manager. ...
14 December 2015
Pig Industry News from China China to Help Africa Modernise Agriculture
CHINA - The Chinese President, Xi Jinping, has announced that China is starting major operations to help people in Africa modernise agriculture, among other cooperation projects....
25 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China China Making Progress in Welfare in Pig Production
CHINA - More and more pig farmers in China are starting to introduce good welfare and environmental practices in the face of growing intensification....
20 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China Resistance to 'Last-Resort' Antibiotic Found in China
CHINA - Scientists in China have found increased levels of resistance to an antimicrobial drug used when other drugs have failed, according to a report in the journal Lancet Infectious Diseases....
Pig Industry News from China Glowing Nanotubes Can Show When Meat Has Spoiled
CHINA - Researchers from China have shown it is possible to detect the deterioration of meat by using flurorescent nanotubes....
19 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China Scientists Modify Pig Gene to Produce an Important Human Protein
CHINA - Chinese scientists have successfully modified a gene in pigs that enables the pigs to produce human serum albumin, a protein made by the liver....
18 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China China to Develop Animal Welfare Standards
CHINA - Chinese veterinarians have started drafting the country's first welfare standard for the farming and slaughter of livestock and poultry, according to the Chinese Veterinary Medical Association...
11 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China Pork on Ice Cream Served up at British Food Event in China
CHINA - Pork for pudding was on the menu at the Great British Carnivores Club dinner in Beijing, organised by UKTI as part of the Great British Food Fortnight in China....
09 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China China Market Report
CHINA - Looking at the size of the breakdown of the inventory for August, 2015, the adjusted information from MOA is indicating 387.50 million on-farm pigs and a 38.63 million sow herd (as compared to...
02 November 2015
Pig Industry News from China China Needs Cold Chain Improvement to Meet Food Demand
CHINA - The new railway from Chongqing to Rotterdam provides exciting new opportunities for European producers to meet Chinese food demand, but improvement of cold chains to ensure perishable food safety...
28 October 2015
Pig Industry News from China PIC China's 2015 Symposium Highlights Value Components
CHINA - The 2015 PIC Symposium, with the theme "Value in the Hands of the Customer”, was held on the 11th of October in the city of Nanjing, China. The event was acclaimed a great success by the audience...
27 October 2015
Pig Industry News from China Pork Commentary: China! China! China!
CHINA - The China pork market continues to be the wildcard for the hog price prospects for both the North American and EU markets....
26 October 2015
Pig Industry News from China EU Pork Sales to China Reaching New Heights
CHINA - For the third month in a row, EU pork exports were up on a year earlier in August, increasing by 10 per cent to 142,000 tonnes....
08 October 2015
Pig Industry News from China China's Changing Diet Means it Needs a Global Food Chain
CHINA - The changing diet of the Chinese population means that self-sufficiency is no longer a viable aim for the country, according to a new report released by PwC....
23 August 2015
Pig Industry News from China Genesus Seeks a General Manager (China)
CHINA - Genesus is looking for a General Manager to lead Genesus China Sales, existing production and business development within a major joint venture project....
19 August 2015
Pig Industry News from China Will Pigs Derail China's Monetary Easing?
CHINA - Hot pork prices are stirring up gripes around China's dinner tables as well as concerns that the trend, if it continues, may derail the country's easing monetary policy stance....
11 August 2015
Pig Industry News from China Measuring Lactation Feed Intake
CANADA - One of the most important farm inputs is Lactation Feed Intake, write Lorne and Vick Tannas, swine specialists and nucleus support for Genesus farms in China....
07 August 2015
Pig Industry News from China Chinese Government Downplays Spike in Pork Price
CHINA - The Chinese government has played down the recent spike in the price of pork, after concern that the costliness of China's favorite meat could have implications for monetary policy....
06 August 2015
Pig Industry News from China Chinese Jitters Create Risk for Pork Exporters
CHINA - Over the last month, doubts about the state of the Chinese economy have increased, which could be a cause for cause for concern among global pork exporters....
 
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