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04 August 2017
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Unions Demand Compensation for Lety Pig Farm Employees
CZECH REPUBLIC - The trade unions of agriculture workers have demanded a compensation amounting to two-year wages for the employees of the pig farm in Lety, south Bohemia, situated at the site of a former...
01 August 2017
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Q2/2017: Czech Beef, Pork Production Down; Poultry Production Up
CZECH REPUBLIC - Beef and pork production in the Czech Republic decreased in the second quarter of the year while poultry production rose, according to figures released by the Czech Statistical Office....
17 July 2017
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Gov't, AGPI Firm Submit Proposals for Sale of Lety Pig Farm
CZECH REPUBLIC - The Czech government and the AGPI firm representatives have handed over to one another their offers for the sale of the firm's pig farm in Lety, south Bohemia, situated at the site of...
28 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic ASF Outbreak Confirmed in Wild Boar in Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC - Dr Zbyněk Semerád, Director General at the State Veterinary Administration in Prague has notified the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) that an outbreak of African Swine Fever...
14 December 2016
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Points: Prague Hosts European PRRSspective
CZECH REPUBLIC - The place: Prague, capital city of the Czech Republic. The occasion: the 2nd Boehringer Ingelheim European PRRSspective, attended by veterinary practitioners and researchers from across...
31 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Biomin Web Site Now Available in Czech
CZECH REPUBLIC - Biomin has now launched a Czech version of the new corporate web site....
14 November 2014
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Clinical Efficiency of Vetrimoxin LA in Control of Early Mortality in Suckling Piglets
CZECH REPUBLIC - Vetrimoxin LA administered to suckling piglets 24 hours after birth decreased significantly the mortality in the pre-weaning period from almost 15 per cent to 9.7 per cent, according to...
17 July 2014
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Lower Cereal Harvest Forecast in Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC – A smaller cereal harvest is expected in the Czech Republic this year, according to initial estimates by the Czech Statistical Office....
02 May 2014
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Livestock Output Falls in First Quarter
CZECH REPUBLIC – Fewer pigs, cattle and poultry were slaughtered in the first quarter and milk collection also dropped slightly, according to the Czech Statistical Office (CSO)....
08 October 2013
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Flood-hit Czech Farmers Receive Government Memorandum
CZECH REPUBLIC – Czech farmers hit by the disastrous June floods have received a government memorandum telling them they can seek compensation, to be issued from the European Commission. ...
24 September 2013
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Farmers to Receive Additional State Support
CZECH REPUBLIC – Farmers are set to receive 850 million crowns (CZK; US$16.35 million) in funding to be invested across all food production and land management sectors....
06 March 2013
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Farm Profits Plummet
CZECH REPUBLIC – Statistics from an Agricultural Association survey show that after record profitability in 2011 of 13.5 billion krone (CZK), farm profits for 2012 dropped by a quarter. ...
25 January 2013
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic State Support Announced for Drought-stricken Farmers
CZECH REPUBLIC – The government has announced that it will release reserved cereals from state storage for domestic cattle, pig and poultry farmers. ...
14 January 2013
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Agrarian Subsidies Increase to CZK44.7 Billion
CZECH REPUBLIC – Subsidies to agriculture and related industries are expected to grow by two billion Czech crowns (CZK), reaching CZK44.7 billion....
16 November 2012
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Feed Price, Markets Drop Production
CZECH REPUBLIC - Following the downward trend of previous years, meat production in the South Moravia region has continued to fall over the past three quarters....
04 May 2012
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Biomin Exhibited at TECHAGRO 2012
CZECH REPUBLIC - From 31 March – 4 April BIOMIN Czech exhibited at the International Fair of Agricultural Technology called TECHAGRO....
30 December 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Ag Census 2010 Confirms Largest Farm Size
CZECH REPUBLIC - The Czech Republic average farm size is the largest within the EU. Plant production is dominated by grains, where the Czech Republic produces exportable surplus. Animal production is on...
22 December 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Biomin Seminar for Czech Pig Breeders
CZECH REPUBLIC - 10 November 2011 witnessed a seminar for pig breeders organised by Svaz chovatelů prasat v Čechách a na Moravě (Association of Pig Breeders in Bohemia and Moravia) called...
20 June 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic ASIC to File Lawsuit in Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC - Absolute Swine Insemination Co., LLC (ASIC) has announced it is preparing a Patent Infringement law suit against HEMA Malšice s.r.o., a.k.a. Jarka Helclová and Ivan P. Helcl, Karla Tomáška...
07 June 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czechs to Test German Beef, Pork Imports for <i>E.coli</i>
CZECH REPUBLIC - The Czech Republic has started testing beef and pork imports from Germany following an E.coli outbreak that so far has killed at least 22 people in Europe, a state veterinary administration...
04 May 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Ministry Video Shows Survival Threat to Czech Pigs
CZECH REPUBLIC - The sharp drop in the number of Czech pigs making their way onto local dinner tables has been highlighted in a Ministry of Agriculture video that asks the provocative question whether...
18 February 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czechs Consume Less Meat, More Poultry
CZECH REPUBLIC - Per capita consumption of all meats has been stable over recent years but poultry meat, fish and cheese are becoming more popular. ...
08 February 2011
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Fewer Cattle & Pigs, More Poultry in Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC - In the latest count, cattle and pig numbers hit record lows while the poultry population increased slightly. ...
24 December 2010
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic FVO Raises Some Welfare Concerns after Audit
CZECH REPUBLIC - The Food and Veterinary Office (FVO) of the European Commission has remarked on a number of improvements in welfare monitoring in its latest audit report. Two-thirds of sows are already...
01 June 2010
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Farmers Argue Self-Sufficiency in Pork Could Fall
CZECH REPUBLIC - The Czech Republic last year imported 177,000 tonnes of pork, or about 40 per cent of its consumption, but this year its self-sufficiency will drop below 50 per cent unless conditions...
08 March 2010
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic EU Gives Home Slaughtering Green Light
CZECH REPUBLIC - The Czech Republic claims to have won an important victory for the home slaughtering of pigs for the manufacture of traditional domestic products....
01 February 2010
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Meat and Milk Producers Struggle to Compete
CZECH REPUBLIC - Cheaper imports have been blamed for the fall in production of all meats and milk last year....
30 October 2009
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Czech Meat Production Down in Q3 of 2009
CZECH REPUBLIC - A decrease in the country's meat production and milk collection has been noted in the third quarter of 2009. ...
30 January 2009
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Q4 2008: Marked Drop in Pig Meat Production
PRAGUE - Meat production in total went down by 11 per cent year on year in the fourth quarter of 2008 due to a significant decrease in pig meat and poultry meat production....
26 November 2008
Pig Industry News from Czech Republic Hard Times for Pig Sector
CZECH REPUBLIC - Numbers of all pigs are down sharply, particularly in the breeding herd, and the country is becoming more dependent on imports of pigs and pork....
 
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