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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

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Tamil Nadu Farmers Want Subsidy on Poultry Feeds

INDIA – With prices of eggs dropping further and production cost increasing in the Indian state, egg farmers in Tamil Nadu have demanded subsidy on poultry feeds. Currently, farmers are

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Production by Masses to Enhance Poultry Production in India

INDIA – The government of India is working with the state governments to encourage many small families to start poultry farming, to enhance the egg and chicken production. This is

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Prices of Food Near Six-Year Low

GLOBAL – Major food commodity prices declined again in May, according to the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), hitting an almost six-year low as cereal prices fell substantially. The

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Indian State Jammu & Kashmir to Set Up Poultry Feed Plant

INDIA – In order to become self-sufficient in poultry products, the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir is eyeing to set up poultry feed plant in the state. Sajad Gani

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Pakistan Government Criticised for Cheap Poultry Imports

PAKISTAN – Pakistan’s government has been criticised by the Pakistan Poultry Association (PPA) recently for allowing cheap imports of poultry products, but placing high duties on feed ingredients used by