December 7, 2017

Lobby group wants dumping classified as a criminal offence

Lobby group FairPlay South Africa has called for dumping to be classified as a criminal offence.   Founder Francois Baird told representatives of the poultry industry […]
December 7, 2017

SA poultry body will ask Brazil to explain claims of slavery in chicken industry

The South African Poultry Association (Sapa) will ask the government to seek comment from Brazil about allegations of slavery in that country’s poultry industry.   Sapa […]
December 7, 2017

Poultry association cries foul over work conditions in Brazil

THE SOUTH African Poultry Association (Sapa) has voiced concern about reports of forced labour and inhuman conditions in Brazil’s meat and poultry industries.   Brazil is […]
December 6, 2017

Slave labour used for Brazilian chicken imports to SA

JOHANNESBURG – The South African Poultry Association (Sapa) is extremely concerned about the recent report identifying horrific working conditions, amounting to slave labour, at some Brazilian […]