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Latin America Poultry at a Glance

A blog providing analysis of the poultry and feed industries in Latin America.

Having a breeder for dinner in Venezuela because of hunger

Reports indicate that Venezuelans steal the most expensive hens for consumption without knowing that they are made to produce eggs, and affecting the poultry industry in this South American country.
Scarcity has reached such a level that people without knowing what a breeding hen is —a very expensive hen, the one of the "golden eggs"— steals it to eat it. This is the comment of Benjamín Ruiz.
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Meatless days one more thorn in the flesh

“This society knows very little about chickens, but it interferes," and not just in chickens, but in all agricultural production. These are the words of Mário Penz, from Cargill Brazil, which are very illustrative of what it is happening today.
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