Paddy crisis adds to worries in Telangana

While chicken prices are rising due to rising costs of feed, the ongoing paddy procurement crisis has exacerbated the situation. Since the rice mills are not grinding the paddy as the state government has not announced a levy, the price of rice bran used as poultry feed has risen. The feed, which is primarily used […]

Feed raw material prices hiked by 123 per cent – FIAB

Country’s fish and poultry feed manufacturers have cut production by around 20 per cent due to high prices of raw materials, which is likely to cause further hike in prices of fish, meat and egg, insiders said on 19th March. They said the prices of key raw materials, maize and soymeal, have increased by 18-30 […]

Food and feed commodity exports opportunities for India

With wheat selling prices soaring to a document high of $13.50 a bushel (practically $500 a tonne) on the Chicago Board of Trade on Friday, 4th March. India is achieving out to exporters and nations that are searching for wheat supplies. In addition, it is also wanting to provide other agricultural commodities these types of […]

Poultry industry seeks subsidy on maize, rice to minimise input cost

Andhra Pradesh State Poultry Federation (APSPF) president K.V. Mukunda Reddy on Monday, 7th March appealed to the State government to offer subsidies on maize, rice, and broken rice to manage the crisis in the poultry industry. Addressing reporters at the press conference, Mr. Mukunda Reddy claimed that the poultry industry has been witnessing a severe […]

China procures competitive U.S. soybeans

China bought soybeans from the United States on Tuesday, 1st March as American cargoes were competitive against Brazilian shipments, despite it being the peak period for South American soy export. China booked at least five cargoes, around 300,000 tonnes, of U.S. soybeans for shipment in April-May, according to an Asia-based trader with knowledge of the […]

Focus on research and development for better profitability in Poultry sector

Minister of State of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying Sanjeev Kumar Balyan asked the poultry industry to focus on research for reducing import dependence on vaccines and feed additives. Addressing a CII conference, Balyan recommended the reconstitution of the poultry advisory committee for connecting all stakeholders. He also urged the industry to focus on integration […]

Distillery Wet Grain Soluble (DWGS) and Distillery Dry Grain Soluble (DDGS) under GST slab

The Telangana State Authority for Advance Ruling ( AAR ) has held that Distillery Wet Grain Soluble (DWGS) and Distillery Dry Grain Soluble (DDGS) sold as Cattle feed attracts 5% GST. The applicant, M/s. Allied Blenders and Distillers Private Limited are primarily engaged in manufacture of alcohol. In the process of manufacturing alcohol, the applicant […]

Focus on research and development for better profitability in Poultry sector

Minister of State of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying Sanjeev Kumar Balyan asked the poultry industry to focus on research for reducing import dependence on vaccines and feed additives. Addressing a CII conference, Balyan recommended the reconstitution of the poultry advisory committee for connecting all stakeholders. He also urged the industry to focus on integration […]

Indian poultry sector again facing challenges

Farm gate prices up over Rs.125 a kg from Rs.80 two months ago Chicken prices have shot up sharply across the country with the poultry industry witnessing a steep cut in production induced by a sudden surge in mortality of the birds with the onset of summer. A good part of the reduction is also […]

China remained top destination for Corn, Sorghum and Soybean

The USDA says China was the leading destination for several key commodities during the week ending -February 10. The 2021/22 marketing year started June 1, 2021 for wheat and September 1, 2021 for corn, sorghum, and soybeans. The USDA’s next set of supply and demand estimates is out March 9. Wheat came out at 435,188 […]