Poultry firms fear profit fall on imports of costly feeds
The poultry representatives said that production of maize fell by more than a third on account of back-to-back droughts.
Poultry sector seeks FY17 maize import allocation
In order to keep the prices controlled during May to August, the industry wants the governm...
India will be self-sufficient in pulses in next few years: Radha Mohan Singh
The government’s focus on making India self-sufficient in food g...
Yogi crackdown on illegal abattoirs has sent this stock soaring on Dalal Street
An investment of Rs 1 lakh in the stock would have become over Rs 2.80 lakh in just 73 days.
Spate in quick service eateries help processed chicken rule the roost
Analysts expect the demand for processed chicken to nearly double over the next 3-4 years.
Falling groundwater levels driving farmers in Punjab to move away from paddy
To produce a kilogramme of rice, 2,500-5,500 litres of water is needed, as per the Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
Poultry India announces launch of all-India protein awareness campaign
It is a national initiative to educate people on the vital role proteins play in enhancing day-to-day health, fitness and general wellbeing.
Government comes out with new biosecurity norms for poultry farms
The biosecurity guidelines were last issued in 2013. The norms have been revised in light of latest developments and to incorporate some practices in vogue.
Government plans to challenge WTO order on US poultry
Fearing loss of business, local poultry players have been pressing the government to take steps to ensure that the US doesn't dump chicken legs.
Meat ban in Mumbai deals a big blow to poultry farmers in state
At Rs 40kg farm gate price, poultry prices have crashed to one third the rate of pulses across the country.
Bird flu scare: Poultry birds on surveillance in Chandigarh
Under the surveillance exercise, authorities will be taking random sample of poultry birds to check whether they are infected with avian influenza.
Kerala government lifts ban on poultry products
In the middle of last month, problems cropped up in a few places in the three districts when ducks started dropping dead.
Heat waves in South claim 70 lakh birds, poultry industry suffers Rs 100 crore loss
Telangana has over 10,000 poultry farms with about seven crore of live birds and AP has some 6.5 crore birds – both broilers and layers put together.
Modernise slaughter houses: Government to poultry industry
The TN govt today urged the poultry industry to focus on modernisation of slaughter houses and undertake proper anti-mortem examination of animals.
Boost for dairy & poultry industries: Fish and beer waste are food for cattle, poultry
India’s poultry and dairy industries have discovered that fish residue and brewery waste as poultry and cattle feed, respectively, make eggs healthier and milk, more plentiful.
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