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Broiler Husbandry / Egg Production / Africa
on October 26, 2018

How to increase African egg production, consumption

Addressing issues at production and consumption levels is needed if the supply of eggs in Africa is to be increased.

While Africa is home to 16.4 percent of the world’s population, its egg production represents only 4.4 percent of global production and, with little trading of shell eggs between continents, local or regional production of eggs must meet the majority of demand. This huge imbalance translates into an average annual…

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