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Tamil Nadu Lifts Ban on Kerala Poultry Products

INDIA – The Indian state of Tamil Nadu has lifted the ban on entry of poultry products from Kerala state following a notification from the Central government. The government certified

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Indian Poultry Industry Demands Soybean Imports to Compete with US

INDIA – The Indian poultry industry has demanded permission to import at least one million tonnes of soybean meal, to help them deal with the impending competition of cheaper imports

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Indian Poultry Industry Under Pressure over Drug Residues, Slaughter Conditions

INDIA – Reports of unethical practices and poor food standards in the Indian poultry and meat industries have led the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to devise

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US & UK’s Feed Market Prices Up

UK and US – UK feed wheat futures (Nov-15) closed at £132.00/t on Tuesday, up £7.60 on the week and the highest settlement price since the end of March 2015.

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Indian Poultry Feed Market to Grow at 7-8 Per Cent in Coming Years

INDIA – The Indian poultry feed market is expected to grow by seven to eight per cent in the next few years, a report released at the Global Grain &

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Pakistan Withdraws Sales Tax Proposal for Poultry Feed

PAKISTAN – Pakistan’s government has withdrawn a proposal to impose a 5 per cent tax on poultry feed sales. The Pakistan Poultry Association welcomed the move, saying that there will

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India to Ask for 15 Months to Implement WTO Poultry Ruling

INDIA – India will ask for 15 months time to implement the World Trade Organisation (WTO) ruling against its ban on poultry products from the US. This is the maximum

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Is Animal Welfare Becoming a Commercial Issue?

ANALYSIS – Large multinational processing companies, retailers and foodservice organisations are starting to define the way that producers view animal welfare and ethical, sustainable production. More and more large and

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Egg Prices Soar in Hyderabad After Heat Wave

INDIA – Egg prices in the Indian city of Hyderabad reached an all time high of Rs 430 (about 6.7 US dollars) for 100 eggs. The Times of India reported

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Indian Poultry Industry Cautions Government over WTO Order

INDIA – After India lost a World Trade Organisation (WTO) battle against the US for unfairly blocking imports of US poultry and eggs, the Indian poultry industry has cautioned the