A mountain of frozen chicken is about to be dumped on South Africa

Francois Baird joins Bruce Whitfield on 702 to talk about how COVID19 has lead to an increase in predatory trade, and what we must do to protect our jobs and industries from dumping

The state of SA’s Poultry Industry

Marthinus Stander, CEO of Country Bird Holdings, discusses the impact that COVID19 has had on the South Africa's poultry industry and the impact that predatory trade and dumping has on food supply and food security in South Africa.

Poultry master plan must be implemented urgently

First published in the (“Business Day. As the government seeks to combat the economic devastation resulting from Covid-19, it has...

Chicken dumping hits contract growers

First published in the Business Day (“LETTER: Chicken dumping hits contract growers”, 23 June 2020). I agree with Francois Baird...

Chicken dumpers waiting in the wings

By Francois Baird. First published in the Business Day on 8 June 2020. The global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Chicken producer weathering the Covid storm

By Charmain Lines. Homegrown food industries have never been more crucial for food security than during this time of a...

#LockdownSA: Poultry industry supports traders and communities

Across the country, chicken producers are helping informal traders get back into business following changes to the coronavirus lockdown regulations....

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