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Kenyan poultry farming struggling with high costs

The high cost of inputs and unavailability of stock are hurting poultry farming in Kenya, reports Business Daily. Production costs have doubled in the past year despite Kenyans’ adoption of healthy lifestyles that has seen widerRead More…


Common Poultry Diseases and Parasites

Below are the most commonly encountered poultry diseases listed in alphabetical order. Less frequently observed diseases require consultation with a specialty disease manual. Click on the appropriate disease to see a discussion. Ascarid Worms Aspergillosis BlackheadRead More…


How to start you own poultry farming business

1.            SELECT YOUR POULTRY NICHE The poultry industry is a broad niche. There are many sub-sectors in the poultry industry which you can tap into. Below are niches in the poultry business: Egg production (Layers breeding)Read More…