total chicken herds of have reached approximately 12 million with a livestock
farming accounting for 85.8 percent
In the first half
of 2014, 5 pig farms will be evaluated for the first time and 26 chicken ones
will be re-evaluated.
It is known that
there are approximately 1,212 pig farms, accounting for 60 percent of total
herds, and more than 300 chicken farms, accounting for 85.8 percent of total
facilities certified to be free of diseases will contribute to better improving
disease prevention and veterinary and environmental hygiene, and helping
consumers use the foods that meet all the requirements for safety and hygiene,
thereby making the livestock sector grow in a steady and sustainable manner.
Duy Minh (Thanh