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West Bengal govt to raise cultivation of maize by 33%
Maize is an important component of poultry feed and for making biofules. It is also use...
Poultry sector in crisis, seeks relief assistance from Centre
Leaders of the poultry sector have claimed to be facing "tough times" due to th...
Poultry industry may slash output to pare losses
In the past few months costly maize, the main ingredient of poultry feed, increased the cost of production, with the result that farm-gate prices of poultry increased around 20% year-on-year.
Karnataka Poultry farmers seek ‘Agriculture’ status under Income Tax Act
Farmers association has made a representation to the Minister of Finance on the need to incorporate poultry farming as ‘agriculture’.
Srinivasa Farms gets Rs 130 cr equity from IFC, plans Rs 300 cr expansion
The Hyderabad-based company is the only Indian poultry firm to have obtained equity funding from IFC, which has invested in some 70 poultry ventures across the globe.
Maize shortage hits poultry feed, starch industries
The feed industry has started using other raw material like wheat and rice as substitutes.
More meat-loving Indians mean chicken feed imports are surging
Corn purchases by Asia’s second-biggest grower are set to climb to a record 1 million tons in the year starting in November.
High demand, low stock stoke grain prices
Maize soars 25% in a month while broken rice and wheat gain 8% in past two months.
The homecoming of Gulf returnees: From remittance riches to loans for poultry farms
In Malappuram district, Gulf returnees line up daily in front of the office of Kerala State Pravasi Welfare Development Co-operative Society Ltd seeking loans.
Chicken to become cheaper as soya meal prices likely to fall
Industry executives said soya meal exports plunged 75.7 per cent year-on-year in May.
Food regulator wants exports too on its plate
FSSAI also suggests liberalisation measures to help cos set up businesses more quickly; proposal to be sent to ministry of health & family welfare soon.
Many countries, including India, opened up their markets to US agri, poultry exports: Donald Trump
Addressing the 100th annual convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation on Monday, he said, India and Morocco have opened their markets to our poultry exports.We do so much for them, it's incredible.
Poultry consumption in VIIP countries outperform global growth: Report
As per Rabobank’s industry report, chicken due to its low price point is driving this growth.
ICRA predicts decent growth for domestic poultry industry
The healthy growth registered by the industry in the past decade has made India into one of the fastest growing poultry market, according to an ICRA note released on Wednesday.
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