Ethanol Blog
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter

Tuesday 02/25/14

Grains Council Provides Info to Taiwanese Swine Producers

With Taiwan's swine industry consuming approximately 3.4 million metric tons of feed annually, the U.S. Grains Council is working to maintain this vital export market for U.S. grains and co-products such as dried distillers grains.

According to an article by the Council (http://bit.ly/…), Taiwan's swine industry does not have sufficient technical and support structures to maintain its needs, and is also lacking knowledge of modern technology, equipment and hog production systems, as well as the advantages of U.S. grains and co-products.

The Council is continuing to provide Taiwanese swine producers with current market information. One example was a recent conference held jointly with the National Animal Industry Foundation, the Grain Market Information and Swine Industry Conference. The meeting was held with swine producers, grains buyers and feed mill specialists to discuss production, grain supply and demand and current market conditions.

The conference, held quarterly by the Council, also discussed the Council's Corn Harvest Quality Report which promotes U.S. grains and co-products.

Cheryl Anderson can be reached at Cheryl.anderson@dtn.com.

(ES)

Posted at 4:14PM CST 02/25/14 by Cheryl Anderson
Post a Blog Comment:
Your Comment:
DTN reserves the right to delete comments posted to any of our blogs and forums, for reasons including profanity, libel, irrelevant personal attacks and advertisements.
Blog Home Pages
April  2015
S M T W T F S
         1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30      
Subscribe to Ethanol Blog RSS
Recent Blog Posts
  • Argo, PNW Spot Ethanol Prices Nudge Higher in Thin Trade
  • An Economic Case for Ethanol
  • Spot Ethanol Gains at Argo, Steady in New York Harbor
  • Grains Council Works to Open Cuban Markets
  • Ethanol Production Sliding Lower
  • Spot Ethanol Advances After Bullish Weekly Supply Report
  • D6 RINs Extend Higher; Spot Ethanol Prices Flat
  • D6 RINs Edge Higher While Spot Ethanol Prices Ease
  • Corn Prices Remain Range Bound
  • DDGS Rise to Highest Level in Five Months
  • Spot Ethanol Prices Weaken Amid Sluggish Demand
  • Gasoline Stocks Change Direction
  • Spot Ethanol Prices Mostly Flat in Lackluster Trade
  • Spring Buying in the Air
  • DDG Prices Rise Slightly in Slow Week of Trade
  • Ethanol Drawing From Strong Gasoline Demand
  • Grains Council Targets Caribbean Markets
  • Spot Ethanol Prices Mixed in Thin Trade
  • April 1st Buying Frenzy on Supply Reductions
  • Bullish EIA Supply Report Spurs Rally for Ethanol Prices