September 12, 2021 8:55 am
Since the last year-and-a-half, the poultry industry has been going through a rough phase with the double whammy of Covid-19 pandemic and shortage of raw material troubling the sector.
August 04, 2021 3:50 pm
Since March, prices of feed for egg-laying birds have doubled from about Rs 21 to Rs 43 per kg. These have gone up even more, from Rs 29 to Rs 50 per kg, for feed given to broiler birds raised for chicken meat.
July 20, 2021 11:12 am
The retail price of dressed chicken in the National Capital Region of Delhi is around Rs 210/kg while in markets like Mumbai, Pune the price is hovering between Rs 220-230/kg.
March 23, 2020 9:27 pm
As of now, we have lost 25,000 crore rupees business all over India, every day our loss percentage keeps interesting, the President of Tamil Nadu Poultry Farmer’s Association said.
October 10, 2019 4:20 am
A focused campaign to promote egg as a vegetarian food is necessary for boosting consumption.
September 05, 2019 6:49 am
A 35-year-old farmer lodged the first information report in this case at the Dattawadi police station on Tuesday. Police have booked the founder, director and accountant of the company, which has its office on the Pune-Satara Road.
October 30, 2017 11:44 am
In response, authorities shuttered live bird markets around the country to try to stop the spread of disease from birds to humans, decimating trade in China's native yellow-feather chickens, commonly sold in such marketplaces.
April 24, 2016 8:55 am
Maharashtra sees placement of around 3.5 crore birds per month, of which around 50 lakh kgs of chicken is supplied to Mumbai alone.
October 26, 2010 4:56 pm
After lying low due to floods in Delhi and neighbouring states,broiler price has risen by about 20 per cent in the national capital in the past one week due to supply crunch.
January 19, 2010 4:31 am
Snowfall in hills and fog in plains have adversely affected the poultry business this year. The poultry farmers who used to make highest earnings during winters have suffered losses this year.