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Tay Ninh to Get Safe Dairy Cow Breeding Area

16 August 2019

VIETNAM - The Department of Animal Health, under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) and the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on Wednesday agreed to build the area over the next three years.

Tran Van Chien, vice chairman of Tay Ninh People’s Committee, said the move aims to prevent diseases, ensure sustainable livestock development, improve product value and provide safe dairy products for domestic consumption and export.

The province has a total 13,353 dairy cows, with the two key breeding areas of Ben Cau District (with 8,000 cows of Vinamilk farm) and Trang Bang District (5,300 cows) producing 29,137 tonnes of milk per year.

Speaking at the deal signing ceremony, Vinamilk’s CEO Nguyen Quoc Khanh said Vinamilk wants to work with localities and State agencies in building safe material areas according to international standards to export Vietnamese dairy products around the world.

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Source: Biz Hub

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