Shenzhen-Listed New Hope Liuhe Expresses Interest in Acquiring Polish Agribusinesses

New Hope Liuhe, a listed-company of China’s largest feed-grain producer New Hope Group, said it will consider more overseas acquisition possibilities to feed the country’s growing appetite for meat. “We will look into the possibilities of mergers and acquisitions abroad. This is not only to satisfy domestic demand but also part of the company’s strategy

Jiangsu-based Animal Feed Company to Help China’s Livestock Industry ‘Go Green’

The livestock industry needs green development as China strives to modernize its agriculture industry by making it more efficient, inclusive and environment-friendly throughout the 13th Five-Year Plan period (2016-2020), said Li Junyang, secretary-general of the International Ecological Economy Promotion Association (IEEPA), at a seminar in Beijing on Aug. 28…Full Article ECNS.cn Aug 2016 Key Point

Concerns Over the Sale of Drowned Hogs and Poultry After Flooding in China

Severe flooding across large parts of the country has raised fresh concerns about food safety. Since the rainy season began in early June, millions of domestic animals have been washed away in flooding, authorities said…Full Article: Xinhua July 2016 Key Point As a result of flooding from mid-June to early July 2016, Anhui Province lost

Shenzhen-listed Ningbo Tech-Bank Hopes to Obtain Core Genetics Technologies from French Swine Breeder

France-based Choice Genetics SAS, a leading global swine genetics and breeding company, will set up a subsidiary in China. Choice Genetics China will be the group’s eighth overseas branch. It already has branches in Europe, the Americas and Asia. “Progress toward opening the subsidiary is going smoothly,” said Fu Yan, vice-president of Ningbo Tech-Bank Co