Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.



Contrasting fortunes for African poultry interests

South Africa's AFGRI re-enters the poultry industry
As South Africa-based agricultural services company, AFGRI, re-enters the poultry sector through a new venture in Mozambique, its former chicken business is set to be acquired by government-owned fund manager, Public Investment Corporation (PIC).
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Nutriad present at first Poultry Africa Expo in Rwanda

Specialty feed additives manufacturer NUTRIAD participated in the first ever Poultry Africa Expo Leadership Conference and Technical Seminars organized for Sub-Saharan Africa’s poultry industry, which took place in Kigali (Rwanda), in October 
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Ross 140 and 400 Clubs on the rise in Lebanon

Membership in Ross 140 and 400 Clubs is beginning to soar in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), as Aviagen announces three new additions to the prestigious clubs in Lebanon, Hawa Chicken, Snagro Poultry and Tanmia Agricultural Development Company.
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Cargill now full owner of African animal nutrition business

Company acquires Astral Foods’ share in premix and nutrition business
Further expanding its commitment to growth in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), Cargill is acquiring full ownership of the Provimi-branded Cargill Premix & Nutrition SSA business from Astral Foods.
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Agriterra, ForFarmers to partner on advisory issues

ForFarmes employees can register to help with advisory issues at agricultural cooperatives that Agriterra supports with knowledge
Agriterra and ForFarmers will begin cooperating in order to professionalize farmers’ organizations and cooperatives in emerging markets. Jan Potijk, director of ForFarmers Nederland and Kees Blokland, director of Agriterra, signed the memorandum September 8.
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