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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

UGANDA AND KENYA ON CHICKEN TRADE WAR

The increased chicken meat imports from the neighbouring countries are causing more harm than good to Kenyan poultry farmers. Poultry farmers have in the...

ZAMBIA EXPECTED TO RECORD BUMPER HARVEST MAIZE AND SOYA

Zambia has recorded a 69 percent increase in maize production during the 2019/2020 agricultural season from the 2,004,389 metric tonnes (MT) that were produced...

LOCAL CURRENCY MARKET- KWACHA POST SOME POSITIVES

Calm returned to the FX market yesterday as the kwacha traded completely unchanged to the US dollar. The local unit was pegged at K18.1500/18.200...

POULTRY SECTOR HIT BY DROP IN TOURISM

Poultry farmers who typically enjoy a steady demand from the tourism industry are taking a hit with travel restrictions imposed to stop the coronavirus....

GOVT SHOULD CONSIDER TAX REBATE FOR E-COMMERCE FIRMS’

BENGALURU: Currently, there is a lot of uncertainty and chaos as there is no immediate solution to coronavirus. A few policies by the government...

GOVERNMENT INCREASES GRAINS AND SOYA BEANS PRODUCER PRICES IN ZIMBABWE

In a bid to encourage farmers to bring their 2019/2020 season produce to the Grain Marketing Board, the government has reviewed maize, traditional grains...

WORLD REACTION TO U.S BIRD FLU MUTED

Most U.S. trading partners have reacted to an outbreak of bird flu with narrow bans on South Carolina poultry, responding much differently than they...

SOUTH AFRICA RAISES POULTRY-IMPORT TARIFFS, DRAWING U.S. IRE

Local producers sought protection from flood of cheap imports, Tariffs increase to 62% for bone-in, 42% for boneless chicken. South Africa raised...

Chirundu Poultry Association formed

In an effort to continue with farmer group formation for easy service delivery, the Poultry Association of Zambia in conjunction with the Ross Breeders...

CORONAVIRUS REROUTES U.S. CHICKEN SHIPMENTS BOUND FOR CHINA

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Ships carrying refrigerated cargo containers of chicken from the United States to China are being diverted to ports in Hong Kong,...

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