May 21, 2017

SA’s poultry industry on the road to recovery

Johannesburg – As the country recovers from the worst drought in history, the local poultry sector seems to be recuperating and forecasts show the likelihood of […]
May 18, 2017

Dumping, not drought, to blame for chicken woes

Data for major chicken producing countries is analysed every two years by the LEI research institute at the University of Wageningen in the Netherlands.   AGRICULTURAL […]
May 17, 2017

Astral Foods feels pain from new brine regulations

SA’s poultry producers have had their feathers plucked from the cheap bone-in chicken imports from the US and Europe, and the sustained drought across the country. […]
May 16, 2017

New export markets sought in bid to save SA’s chicken industry

Market-access requests have been sent to Gulf and African states, as well as Hong Kong and Singapore in South Asia   The government is seeking to […]