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Enhancing broiler growth through fermented wheat bran

The supplementation of fermented wheat bran in broiler chickens can enhance growth performance by improving intestinal microflora and inflammation status. Wheat bran is an agricultural...

China trails in West’s cage-free egg production

Lagging behind in food safety, husbandry and veterinary knowledge, the Chinese sector decries improvement on animal health and food standards. Oistein Thorsen, chief executive of...

Optimising chicken growth

Researchers at the University of Maryland are studying the metabolism and liver function of embryonic chickens and hatchlings, which could result in a revolutionary breakthrough in poultry production. The...

Creating standards in broiler flock

A uniform poultry flock is considered healthier whereas poor uniformity indicates poorer performance and overall. Poor uniformity does affect flock performance and welfare across all...

How to regulate commercial broiler flock

Creating standardized poultry flocks is reflected healthier animal welfare. Poor consistency distress flock performance and welfare across all chicken subspecies. For example, when egg-laying birds...

Mealworms galore: research unveils new alternative poultry feed.

Mealworms, a protein-packed nutrition has been considered a novella substitute to soya. Mealworms are rich in amino acids, minerals, fats, vitamins, and energy, have...

Feeding management for better yields

Today’s breeder pullets are budding faster with 6% less feed than 20 years ago. Feed management, therefore, poses a challenge due to fast feed...

Enhancing broiler growth through fermented wheat bran

The supplementation of fermented wheat bran in broiler chickens can enhance growth performance by improving intestinal microflora and inflammation status. Wheat bran is an agricultural...

Enhancing broiler growth through fermented wheat bran

The supplementation of fermented wheat bran in broiler chickens can enhance growth performance by improving intestinal microflora and inflammation status. Wheat bran is an agricultural...

China trails in West’s cage-free egg production

Lagging behind in food safety, husbandry and veterinary knowledge, the Chinese sector decries improvement on animal health and food standards. Oistein Thorsen, chief executive of...

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Enhancing broiler growth through fermented wheat bran

The supplementation of fermented wheat bran in broiler chickens can enhance growth performance by improving intestinal microflora and inflammation status. Wheat bran is an agricultural...

China trails in West’s cage-free egg production

Lagging behind in food safety, husbandry and veterinary knowledge, the Chinese sector decries improvement on animal health and food standards. Oistein Thorsen, chief executive of...

Optimising chicken growth

Researchers at the University of Maryland are studying the metabolism and liver function of embryonic chickens and hatchlings, which could result in a revolutionary breakthrough in poultry production. The...

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World’s first cultured chicken restaurant opens in Israel

Guests can sample the meat alternative at tables overlooking the manufacturing plant where it was made. Consumers interested in trying cultured meat can finally do so...

Zimbabwe Government rolls plan to up-lift households through poultry farming

The government of Zimbabwe has launched countrywide plans to introduce the Presidential Rural Poultry Scheme. In this project, households will receive indigenous birds known as...

Feed your broilers twice a day for increased production

Researchers at Wageningen University & Research recently discovered that feeding broiler breeders twice a day boost the overall behavior and production. In the study, a...

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ARINIFU TECHNOLOGY
1.01
Kensia House, Murang’a Road , Nairobi, Nairobi P.O. Box 48116 – 00100 Nairobi
WILMAX FEEDS LIMITED
1.01
Kariti location , Kiangwacci, Kirinyaga County
HADARA PARK LTD
1.01
Mombasa road , behind Libra House, Masai rd , Nairobi, Nairobi
ZURIK FARM
Ngong Town , Ngong, Kajiado County
FARMCADEMY LIMITED
On Line Farm Courses , Nairobi, Nairobi

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Feeding management for better yields

Today’s breeder pullets are budding faster with 6% less feed than 20 years ago. Feed management, therefore, poses a challenge due to fast feed...

New research indicates slower-growing broilers healthier

Research undertaken by a commercial farm and an educational institution has discovered that slow growers are healthier compared with fast ones. FAI Farms and the...

Improve egg quality in ageing hens

As the world’s population increases, egg production is expected to develop rapidly and, to increase egg production, the goal is to enhance laying persistency...

Recommendations for Minimizing Heat Stress in Caged Layers

Ventilation Provide a minimum of 3.5 L/s (7 cfm) per bird of exhaust fan capacity. This may require two air changes per minute in...

Effects of heat stress to layers

Layers occasionally die as a result of heat stress others adapt to the stress. Above the temperatures of 27°C, the bird’s body temperature rises and...

How caged layers aerate in a herd

A caged layer, one in relatively good health condition, devouring its feeds and laying at a rate of 80%, produces about 180 kilocalories of...