Poultry prices up on reduced output, higher feed costs
A cut in production combined with a rebound in demand and rising feed prices have taken poultry and egg prices to a new high.
Farmers' profit from kharif crops this year could shrink to 10-12% from 37% a year ago; Crisil Research
As on August 22, 2019, paddy sowing w...
Protein food basket getting dearer; heat wave resulting in broiler deaths
Processed chicken meat makes up 5-10% of the total chicken meat pro...
Poultry sector plans to cut output to arrest price fall
We plan to continue this strategy during the coming low-demand seasons as well to avoid losses,“ said D Ram Reddy, managing director at Sneha Farms.
Poultry sector can't stand chicken leg imports
Poultry farmers in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are an enraged lot after the external affairs ministry's proposal to allow duty-free imports of chicken legs from the US.
Bisui Poultry: How Sumanta Bisui succeeded with his new approach to agriculture
A graduate of Garbeta College, the eldest son of the Bisui family of Amlasuli village started out by joining the family business — farming potatoes and vegetables.
US pushes India to buy $5-6 billion more farm goods to seal trade deal: Report
US wants India to buy another $5-6 bn worth of poultry and farm goods for reinstatement of GSP benefits.
Farmers launch 'My Bird My Price' campaign for cheaper chicken prices
Broiler chicken producers in Maharashtra have been struggling to recover the cost of production as prices haven't improved even after Shravana has ended.
Retail poultry sellers now in Mamata's firing line
Task force to crack down on retailers selling chicken at more than 150 per kg.
Indian poultry industry wants to import 1 mn tonne soya meal to compete with US imports
To deal with cheaper imports of chicken legs from US, Indian industry has demanded permission to import at least one million tonne soya meal.
Poultry import from Nepal banned after bird flu reports
Besides, the animal husbandry department and veterinary officials have been asked to maintain special alert in the rural areas.
Poultry demand falls as buyers cut down on costly onion
Poultry demand has fallen sharply by almost 15% in the last three months, the period that saw onions prices climb to near 3-digit levels.
Kerala identifies H5 avian influenza virus in poultry; 2,00,000 to be culled
Kerala has decided to cull about 2K poultry birds as a precautionary measure against H5 avian influenza virus, said Agriculture Minister KP Mohanan
Telengana banks step up collateral demand from bird-flu hit poultry industry
After bird flu was detected in the Thorrur village of Rangareddy district, Hyderabad's poultry industry suffered losses of nearly Rs. 300 crore.
India's poultry feed demand to rise 9 per cent in 2014
India's rising appetite for poultry products will boost domestic demand for animal feeds corn and soymeal this year by about 9 per cent.
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