Sunday, Oct 02, 2022



Bird flu discovered at Dutch farm; over 160,000 chickens to be culled

February 01, 2022 4:13 pm

Hundreds of thousands of chickens, ducks, turkeys and dozens of wild birds have been culled in the Netherlands since outbreaks of the disease began in 2021.

Poultry prices set to rise as unlock comes into effect

June 03, 2021 11:44 pm

During lockdown, the 7 am to 11 am window for operations witnessed a dip in the sale of chicken and eggs. Sales dipped by 20 to 25 per cent due to the four-hour window and complete lockdown over the weekend for over two months.

Poultry prices drop in Chandigarh, Admin issues guidelines

January 07, 2021 11:36 am

One of the largest buyers of eggs from Barwala poultry farm, owner of Meat Loaf Chandigarh, Monish told The Indian Express that he used to sell 10,000 eggs daily through his app, but now the sales are negligible.

Poultry farmers seek ‘Agriculture’ status under Income Tax Act

June 27, 2019 7:17 pm

KPFBA has made a representation to the Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman on the need to incorporate poultry farming as ‘agriculture’, among other demands.

Pune: Price of poultry meat shoots up as production dips by 25 pc

May 09, 2018 2:17 am

Poultry prices have seen a significant rise over the last few weeks, with farmgate prices crossing Rs 95 per kg. Experts attributed the price rise to 25 per cent dip in production effected by the soaring temperatures.

Longer hours, more business: Poultry industry cheers state decision to allow hotels to remain open 24x7

December 23, 2017 5:43 am

The move has been hailed by the hospitality industry, which is looking forward to more business in the extended hours of operation.

Between the headlines: In 20 yrs, more poultry than cattle

June 19, 2017 4:56 am

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A look at the state of meat production in India

October 08, 2015 7:56 am

Apart from 59.5 lt of meat, India also produced 90.40 lt of fish in 2012-13, with Andhra Pradesh (18.08 lt), West Bengal (14.90 lt) and Gujarat (7.88 lt) occupying the top three positions.

Indian spices under regulatory scanner in US

September 01, 2013 4:36 pm

The agency has taken strict action against drug manufacturers who did not adhere to rules.

Agri,poultry got Rs700 cr in budget sops in last 2 yrs: Rather

March 16, 2011 12:07 pm

He said this was among the efforts by the government to bring the agriculture sector back to the centre.