Buying local is essential for master plans to succeed

The poultry industry is an important part of the agricultural sector. The early and modest successes of its master plan are an example of what can be achieved when stakeholders in the public and private sector collaborate for the good of an industry.

Food safety not a worry with covid-19, says expert

Although much is yet to be learnt about covid-19 and the way it is distributed, it seems safe to say that it is not a food borne disease.

Chicken importers association prepares a war chest

Statement by Francois Baird, founder of the FairPlay movement. 8 September 2020. A trade war in chicken against South Africa...

The rising tide of transformation

As much as “empowerment” and “transformation” are trigger words in South Africa, “collaboration” is a word that unlocks incredible power...

Easing of lockdown reignites fears over ‘chicken dumping’

Any gains intended by South Africa’s Poultry Sector Master Plan to reinvigorate the country’s long-ailing broiler value chain will be...

False news on the way

FairPlay has been warning that South Africa could face a wave of dumped chicken imports because large producers in government-supported...

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