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Friday, February 26, 2021

WEST AFRICA TRAINING PROGRAM FOCUSES ON BUILDING POULTRY CAPACITY

WASHINGTON, D.C., U.S. — The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) and the Moroccan Federation of Poultry Associations (FISA) is working with West African regional producers...

SOUTH AFRICA, BOTSWANA, NAMIBIA, ESWATINI, LESOTHO AND MOZAMBIQUE MEET TO SECURE A TRADE DEAL...

Trade officials from South Africa, five other Southern African countries and the UK are due to meet this week in Botswana to try...

CHINA BUYS MORE SOYA BEANS FROM US AHEAD OF TRADE TALKS NEXT MONTH

WASHINGTON - China bought an additional 204,000 tonnes of American soya beans on Friday (Sept 13) – a day after Chinese buyers bought 600,000...

HOW LOCAL FARMERS HANDLE POULTRY INFECTIONS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

Bwami Gausi claims to have lost 1,500 chickens within a year due to a strange illness of which he had no ideas regarding possible...

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...

GHANA AND TOGO BANS IMPORT OF POULTRY PRODUCTS FROM UK, OTHER COUNTRIES

Ministry of Food and Agriculture has banned the importation of poultry products from the Netherlands, Germany, Russia, Denmark, and United Kingdom. The ban is...

CUTTING IMPORTS WILL HELP POULTRY SECTOR GROW AND CREATE JOBS

As we launch into 2021 amid uncertainty over the Covid-19 pandemic, the SA poultry sector remains a strategic national industry. Chicken has long been...

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...

TRADE RESPONSE FOR THE BIRDS – POULTRY FARMERS

Chicken, Turkey and Egg producers say a big hit is coming and the federal government needs to help them adapt. They’re facing increased imports...

SOYABEANS BOUNCE BACK ON HOPES OF US-CHINA TRADE TRUCE

Soyabean prices bounced back on Tuesday as traders continued to weigh the prospect of the US and China reaching a trade war truce at...

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