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Industry News & Trends / Livestock Feed Manufacturing / Africa
on July 12, 2017

Rwandan farmers struggle to manage animal feed costs

Many livestock, poultry farmers producing their own feeds to save money

With animal feed accounting for between 60 and 70 percent of total production costs, poultry and livestock farmers in Rwanda are seeking ways to manage their costs.

With commercial feed costing RWF200,000-350,000 (US$238-417) per metric ton, many farmers are producing their own feeds, reports New Times, but that can…

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