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Charoen Pokphand Foods Maintains Strict Preventive Measures Against ASF and COVID-19
Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) will keep in place its strict preventive measures against African Swine Flu (ASF) in pigs and novel coronavirus (COVID-19) despite a low level of domestic transmission. Having been organized is employee training on New Normal farming that will concurrently protect both pigs and human and sustainably assure food safety for consumers.
Dr. Damnoen Chaturavittawong (D.V.M), Senior Vice President of Swine Veterinary Service Department at CPF, said that strict animal and human disease control measures have been continually practiced at the Company for both livestock and aquaculture businesses, as required by international standards. In the outbreak of ASF epidemic and COVID-19 pandemic, additional stringent measures and guidelines have been...
Charoen Pokphand Foods Introducing Plant-Based Meat Substitutes in Thailand, Other Asian Markets
Thailand food conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has their hands in swine, broiler, layer, duck, shrimp and fish. Now, they plan to add plant-based meat substitutes to their long list of offerings.
CPF CEO Prasit Boondoungprasert confirmed to Reuters that the company will be introducing plant-based meat substitutes in Thailand this year, with the plan to then roll out their offerings to the rest of Asia.
"There is a global trend of flexitarians-people who have vegetarian meals once or twice a week," explained Boondoungprasert...
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