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Pig Industry News: China

20 November 2015
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....
04 August 2015
Pig Industry News from China China Hog Markets
CHINA - China is the pork powerhouse of the world with over 51 per cent of the world’s population of pigs raised within China, writes Ron Lane, Business Director Asia Pacific....
31 July 2015
Pig Industry News from China More Ecological Requirements for Chinese Agriculture
US - China’s farmers must use less fertilizer and pesticide, the government has announced in a push for cleaner water by the year 2020....
29 July 2015
Pig Industry News from China Ten Reasons Why China Needs the US
CHINA - China is America’s biggest customer for agricultural products, with almost a fifth of imported goods coming from the US. ...
27 July 2015
Pig Industry News from China Outstanding Weaned Piglet Results for Xuanwei Farm of Shennong
CHINA - PIC China congratulates the Yunnan Shennong Agricultural Industry Group in setting a new milestone in China by attaining 30 pigs weaned per sow per year....
24 June 2015
Pig Industry News from China First HIPRA SENG Vaccine Reaches China
CHINA - Last April, HIPRA presented RHINISENG®, the innovative vaccine for the prevention of Progressive and Non- progressive Swine Atrophic Rhinitis, in China. ...
22 June 2015
Pig Industry News from China Genesus-Cofco Co-operation Agreement Announced
China - We are pleased to announce the signing of an agreement between Cofco and Genesus for Swine Genetic co-operation and sales....
19 June 2015
Pig Industry News from China Flooding Kills 160,000 Pigs on Southern China Farm
CHINA - Around 160,000 pigs have drowned at a farm in Southern China following torrential rains and flooding....
12 June 2015
Pig Industry News from China China Hog Markets: Sow Inventories Fall, Prices Rise
CHINA - China is the pork powerhouse of the world with over 51 per cent of the world’s population of pigs raised there, writes Ron Lane, Business Director Asia Pacific....
05 June 2015
Pig Industry News from China WH Group Sells Campofrio Stake for $354 Million
CHINA - Smithfield Foods, Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of WH Group Limited, has announced the sale of its entire equity interest in Campofrio to Alfa for $354 million in cash....
29 May 2015
Pig Industry News from China Falling Chinese Pig Herd Presents Export Opportunities
CHINA - The falling size of the Chinese pig herd could present export opportunities for other countries, according to analysts from UK pig industry body BPEX....
19 May 2015
Pig Industry News from China China-Brazil Strengthen Agricultural Relations
CHINA - China and Brazil deepened agricultural relations last week in a meeting between Vice Minister Chen Xiaohua and the Brazilian International Relations Secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock...
14 May 2015
Pig Industry News from China New Foot and Mouth Outbreak in Chinese Pigs
CHINA - There has been an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease in Hubei province of China....
12 May 2015
Pig Industry News from China Price of Chinese Farm Produce Drops Slightly
CHINA - The price of farm Chinese produce continued to fall last week according to a survey of 36 medium and large sized cities carried out by the Ministry of Commerce....
07 May 2015
Pig Industry News from China Pork Commentary: China’s Swine Sector Continues to Liquidate
CHINA - The Chinese Ministry of Agriculture’s Swine March Inventory Report indicates a decline of 700,000 sows in the last month....
05 May 2015
Pig Industry News from China China Hog Markets
CHINA - China: it is the pork powerhouse of the world with over 51 per cent of the world’s population of pigs raised within China, writes Ron Lane, Business Director Asia Pacific....
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