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on January 20, 2023

Power outages hit South African poultry production

Ongoing load shedding by the nation’s main electricity supplier has resulted in the culling of 10 million chicks.

South Africa’s continuing energy crisis is affecting ever more aspects of life in the country, and creating ever greater problems for its citizens.

Without a constant electricity supply to power pumps, irrigated crops do not receive vital water, reports Bloomberg. Furthermore, Cape Town beachgoers have been warmed about sewage…

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