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Feed Industry Hits Out at Antimicrobial Reporting Rule

US – The American animal feed industry has hit out at plans by the Food and Drug Administration to require new animal drug sponsors to submit estimates of antimicrobial ingredient

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US Project to Help Ghana’s Poultry Industry

US – The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has teamed up with other organisations to implement a major poultry development project in the West African country of Ghana. The USDA

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India Sees Sharp Rise in Exports of Livestock Products

ANALYSIS – India has seen its exports of livestock products rise by more than 60 per cent over the last three years and now these products are playing an increasingly

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Agritechnica Is Coming to Germany in November 2015

GERMANY – Agritechnica 2015, which takes place from 10 to 14 November, is fast-approaching. Taking place in Hannover, Germany, this year’s show is aptly titled: ‘People, Technology, Innovation – the

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Egg Prices Spiralling After Indian Heat Wave

INDIA – Egg prices in major Indian cities rose sharply from 270-280 rupees (Rs) in April to Rs 330-340 by July, according to data from the National Egg Coordination Committee.

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Aviagen Increase Production Capacity of US Feed Mill by 66%

Aviagen has raised the capacity of it’s Athensbased Feed Mill in Alabama, US by 66% in a move to commensurate with growing demand for It’s Poultry Breeding Stock, Increased Production

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India’s Animal Feeds to Reach $30 Billion By 2020, Says Bank Report

INDIA – Animal feeds have been growing at a compound annual growth rate of eight per cent and will develop into a $30 billion industry by 2020. A report by

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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