Monday, March 13, 2023
Assam state, India has banned imports of poultry and swine from other parts of the country
The government of Assam state, located in north-eastern India, has temporarily banned imports of poultry and swine from other parts of India due to rising cases of avian influenza and African swine fever (ASF) throughout the country, The Ti ...
Thursday, December 29, 2022
Indian firm to develop inactivated influenza vaccine for poultry
Indian company Hester Biosciences is set to develop and commercialise a low pathogenic avian influenza (H9N2 strain) inactivated vaccine for poultry, The Hindu reported.
Thursday, December 15, 2022
India's poultry sector calls to restrict corn exports to stop rising prices
India's poultry sector has called on the government to ban corn exports to control increasing local poultry prices and ensure sufficient supplies of the main poultry feed, The Economic Times reported.
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Kerala, India may enact feed and mineral mix act while seeking to protect dairy, poultry farmers' interests
A proposed Livestock and Poultry Feed and Mineral Mixture (Regulation of Manufacture and Sale) Act, 2022, for Kerala, India, will be enacted only after protecting the interests of dairy and poultry farmers in the state, Minister for Animal ...
Thursday, November 3, 2022
Indian poultry deals with higher feed costs, increased demand for cold chain automation
Since the final week of July 2022, India's chicken consumption dropped by 30-40%, with this expected to remain at similar levels until the end of October.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Kerala, India to free up licensing rules for dairy and poultry farms
The state government of Kerala, India, is planning to liberalise the licensing rules for dairy and poultry farms to enhance the domestic production of milk, meat and eggs.
Monday, March 28, 2022
India's poultry production affected by rising maize and soy prices
Vignesh Soundararajan, managing director of major Indian poultry firm Suguna Foods, said rising prices of maize and soy has resulted in increased production costs for the poultry sector this year, The Hindu reported.
Friday, March 4, 2022
An update and overview of India's poultry: Bird flu in Maharashtra under control; backyard poultry still lacks government support
The poultry industry in Maharashtra, west India, has found itself dealing with bird flu cases and the spread of misinformation in recent times.
Thursday, March 3, 2022
Drop in poultry sales in Indore, India, impacts poultry prices
Indore, India's poultry prices have dropped by over 20% in the past two months due to a drop in sales in local and nearby markets, said poultry farms and traders.
Monday, February 14, 2022
Mexico suspends poultry imports from the US state of Indiana due to bird flu
Mexico's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has announced a ban on poultry imports from the US state of Indiana after bird flu was discovered there, Riviera Maya News reported.
Monday, January 17, 2022
Poultry farmers in Khammam, India, seek protection from bigger industry players
Small poultry farmers growing broiler chicken in Khammam district, India, wants the state government to intervene in the market and save them from bigger players in the industry.
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
A hurdle for India's import of soymeal to meet poultry farmers' demand
In the last decade, India's broiler sector was growing at the rate of 8-10% every year.
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
An overview of short and long-term impacts on India's poultry industry
Bird flu was India's unexpected guest in 2021 and affected poultry consumption in the first two months of the year. Then the second wave of COVID-19 started which again affected the supply chains of broilers and eggs. Skyrocketing soymeal p ...
Monday, July 26, 2021
Gurugram, India authorities declare poultry safe to consume following death of resident
Officials of Gurugram, India's animal husbandry department have declared poultry in the city safe for consumption after conducting a check at 18 poultry farms in Gurugam.
Monday, March 1, 2021
21 poultry birds die from bird flu in Maharashtra, India
21 poultry birds in Maharashtra, India, have died from bird flu, and the fatalities include 15 birds in Beed and six birds in Nandurbar.

Follow Us