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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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Poultry farmers protest over dumping from Uganda

By Standard Reporter Poultry farmers have lodged a complaint with the government that an importer is dumping cut chicken from Uganda into the market. In a...

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...

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...

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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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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...

Eggs; a great source for healthy bones

Vitamin D, an important essential for bone development, skeletal health, healthy muscles and regulation of the immune system can be outsourced by the intake...

Nutrition, biosecurity key in boosting poultry immune systems

Vitamins A, B6, B12, C, D, E and folate; trace elements like zinc, iron, selenium, magnesium and copper and Omega 3 fatty acids, are...

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...