On December 27, 2022, Dr. Hans-Jürgen Kunz and Mr. Yang Haoye were invited to The 3rdInternational Calf and Heifer Conference. During the conference on the 27th, Mr. Yang Haoye first introduced the German-Chinese cooperation project for sustainable animal breeding and husbandry, followed by a presentation by Dr. Hans-Jürgen Kunz on “Nutritional recommendations for young female and male cattle of dual-purpose breeds”.
Shandong – 21.11.2011
Due to the Corona epidemic and the accompanying flight restrictions, the work of the Sino-German Cooperation Project on Sustainable Animal Breeding and Husbandry has been carried out online since 2022. Continue reading “German experts are currently in China to carry out project work”
After the start of the third phase of the “German-Chinese Cooperation Project for Sustainable Animal Breeding and Husbandry” at the beginning of 2022, the associated homepage has now been relaunched.
Vizeminister Ma Youxiang von MARA besuchte Henan Yifa Animal Husbandry Co., LTD und lobte die Leistungen von Yifa im deutsch-chinesischen Kooperationsprojekt in Tierzucht und Tierhaltung
It’s a TiTok link
Since 2011, exchanges and cooperation between China and Germany in the field of livestock breeding have been deepened, and cooperation projects for the development of livestock breeding, such as the cattle and pig industries, have been successively implemented. The first two rounds covered and developed the distribution and structure of breeds in China, triggered the improvement of the technical level of the industry and the strengthening of exchanges between market participants of the two countries. Based on bilateral consultations and with the approval of the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), the National General Animal Husbandry (NAHS) and the German GFA Consulting Group jointly launched the third phase of the Sino-German Cooperation Project on Sustainable Development of Animal Husbandry in the form of an online video conference on January 19, 2022, and signed the agreement.
While pig prices were at a record high in 2019 due to the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) and the resulting heavy losses, they have fallen to a low since the beginning of 2021. High raw material prices, especially for feed components, limit economic production. This also applies to the small-scale producers who, with a few pigs in their own households, still account for up to 30% of Chinese pork production.
The linked article (de) explains the background….
Breeding boar and A.I.-Stations are professional production units for high-quality boar semen. All boars of the stations come from selected farms and from breeding farms with high health status and third-party pig companies of outstanding reputation.