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Mumbai Meat Sale Restrictions a Blow to Local Poultry Industry

INDIA – Sales of meat have been restricted in Mumbai by municipal corporations during the eight-day Jain Paryushan fasting season, a move which has been described as a ‘crushing blow’

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Indian Women’s Lives Improved After ‘Chicken’s Friend’ Training

INDIA – Projects in India have improved the access of smallholder poultry and small ruminant farmers to markets and given people opportunities to improve their lives, especially women. Through the

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2016 IPPE Surpasses 1040 Exhibitors

US – With five months remaining until the trade show, the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) has surpassed 1,040 exhibitors. Comprised of three integrated trade shows – International

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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