Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

Poultry business


Soaring poultry prices: Ten arrested in Pune for fleeing with trucks transporting chickens

April 05, 2022 11:11 am

Rising rates of poultry feed, such as soybean and corn, and surging transportation costs have pushed up poultry prices steeply over the last few weeks.

Poultry industry seeks extension of deadline for import of soya cake, farmers protest move

November 17, 2021 11:35 am

Chairman of All India Poultry Breeders Association, Bahadur Ali, has said the extension is necessary to complete the import of total 12 lakh tonnes of DOC allowed by the government in view of the bullish trend in soyabean prices in domestic markets.

Pune: Poultry industry struggles as prices continue to remain firm even as demand dips

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.

Chicken feed costs as much as branded atta; economics of poultry farming takes a toss

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.

Poultry prices touch historic high, farmers cry foul over input costs

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.

Coronavirus outbreak brings Tamil Nadu's poultry industry to its knees

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.

Poultry industry: Sunday or Monday, they won’t come home to roost

October 10, 2019 4:20 am

A focused campaign to promote egg as a vegetarian food is necessary for boosting consumption.

Poultry scam: Case against agro firm for cheating farmers

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.

China based chicken breeder Guangdong Wen overhauls poultry business after bird flu toll

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.

Poultry business hit as Maharashtra reels under drought

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.