• Japanese swine flu is replacing ASF

    The Minister of Agriculture of Japan reported that swine flu was registered in the country for the first time in 26 years. This flu differs from the African swine fever. This is reported by Reuters, according to kurkul.com.

    Date: 11 - 09 - 2018
  • Agriculture households can keep 10-15 pigs per year

    The maximum number of pigs household can hold is 10-15. It does not concern small commercial farms; otherwise, they turn into a farm. This was stated by the head of the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection, Volodymyr Lapa, in an exclusive interview of AgroPolit.com.

    Date: 08 - 08 - 2018
  • The livestock of cattle in Ukraine decreased by 4.4%, pigs - by 6.3%

    The number of cattle in Ukraine as of May 1, 2018 was 3.94 million, which is 4.4% less than on the same date in 2017. This is reported by the State Statistics Service according to landlord.ua.

    Date: 29 - 05 - 2018
  •  Ukraine in 2025 can increase the number of dairy cows to 2.76 million

    The strategic goal of the agro-industrial complex of Ukraine for the coming years is to stabilize and increase production of livestock products, in particular the state can increase the number of dairy cows to 2.76 million until 2025. This opinion was expressed by the president of the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine Yaroslav Hadzalo during the meeting on innovative development of animal husbandry in market conditions, which was held in Vinnytsia region, the press service of the Academy reports.

    Date: 25 - 05 - 2018
  • Scientists have discovered a virus among pigs that a human can be infected with

    The causative agent is a cause for concern. Experts do not know how to control the virus, tsn.ua reported.

    Date: 23 - 05 - 2018
  • Meat production is running down in the Kharkiv region

    In the Kharkiv region the production of meat and milk has decreased. This was reported by Depo.Kharkiv according to the State Statistical Office in the Kharkiv region.

    Date: 21 - 05 - 2018
  • ASF: 1.5 million wild boars were slaughtered in Poland over three years

    Over the past three years 1.5 million wild boars have been killed in Poland because of the threat of spreading the African swine fever virus (ASF). This is reported by the Polish Union of Hunters, UNN informed with reference to the Interregional ecological public organization “Green front”.

    Date: 16 - 04 - 2018
  • Multi-storey buildings for pigs are built in China

    Leading Chinese manufacturer of pork Yangxiang builds pig farms on 7, 9 and 13 floors, according to zerno-ua.com.

    Date: 11 - 04 - 2018
  • Pigs in live weight have risen in price

    In the second half of March, the live pig market felt some revival. Such activation was a positive signal in the formation of prices this week. So, some suppliers of slaughter pigs were able to raise quotations by 0.5-1 UAH/kg relative to the previous week. As a result, the average market mark rose to 46.7 UAH/kg, agronews.ua reports

    Date: 26 - 03 - 2018
  • The Orders for identification of cattle, sheep, goats, pigs have come into force

    On March 13, 2018, after publication in the Official Gazette of Ukraine, the orders of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine of December 4, 2017 No. 642 "On Approval of the Procedure for Identification and Registration of Cattle and the Procedure for Issuing and Issuing Passports of Cattle", registered by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine on February 13, 2018 under № 166/31618 and of January 16, 2018 No. 20 "On Approval of the Procedure for Identification and Registration of Sheep and Goats" was approved by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine on February 7, 2018 under No. 155/31607.

    Date: 21 - 03 - 2018