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The Association of Kenya Feed Manufactures (AKEFEMA) decries shortage of raw materials

Poultry farmers are likely to experience a spike in the pricing of poultry feeds as raw materials become a rare commodity. The Association of Kenya...

Keeping a healthy food chain for your flock

By having elaborate plans, farmers can keep diseases at bay and earnest maximum profit in poultry Biosecurity in feed mills is an important part...

First seven days key determinant in ensuring layer-chick quality

The intention of all commercial layer hatchery is a maximum hatchability of first quality chicks. The evaluation of chick quality in the hatchery provides...

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...

The Association of Kenya Feed Manufactures (AKEFEMA) decries shortage of raw materials

Poultry farmers are likely to experience a spike in the pricing of poultry feeds as raw materials become a rare commodity. The Association of Kenya...

The Association of Kenya Feed Manufactures (AKEFEMA) decries shortage of raw materials

Poultry farmers are likely to experience a spike in the pricing of poultry feeds as raw materials become a rare commodity. The Association of Kenya...

Keeping a healthy food chain for your flock

By having elaborate plans, farmers can keep diseases at bay and earnest maximum profit in poultry Biosecurity in feed mills is an important part...

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Special highlights of industry trends in the poultry sector

The Association of Kenya Feed Manufactures (AKEFEMA) decries shortage of raw materials

Poultry farmers are likely to experience a spike in the pricing of poultry feeds as raw materials become a rare commodity. The Association of Kenya...

Keeping a healthy food chain for your flock

By having elaborate plans, farmers can keep diseases at bay and earnest maximum profit in poultry Biosecurity in feed mills is an important part...

First seven days key determinant in ensuring layer-chick quality

The intention of all commercial layer hatchery is a maximum hatchability of first quality chicks. The evaluation of chick quality in the hatchery provides...

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Chickens prefer eating insect larvae meal

The use of insects as an alternative ingredient in the poultry feed industry is a promising solution to optimize animal production systems worldwide. A...

Boost your egg production with artificial light during winter season

Poultry farmers are recording low egg production during the winter season which in turn is affecting profit levels. Due to declined period of the natural...

Uptake in trace minerals improve egg quality

Egg quality is an important factor in poultry farming often indicating the uptake of nutrient in broilers. In a herd, shell breakage amounts to...

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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
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Latest Poultry News

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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...

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...

Keeping your flock strong with betaine supplements

Research has shown that bone quality in egg-laying hens benefits from betaine as well as from traits that help their skeletons store calcium. Betaine, a...

A farmer’s guide in fighting feed passage syndrome

The passage of undigested feed in the faeces of broilers, shortened to feed passage is reported to be an improvement compared to earlier years. During...