India

Major Methods of Marketing Eggs

Eggs are an important and fundamental foodstuff for developing countries. The greater the distance between producer and consumer, the more complex is the marketing organization required to ensure that eggs reach consumers in the form, place and time desired. So Producers may decide to market their produce directly to consumers – direct marketing – or […]

In conversation with Dr. Justin Tan, DVM, MBA, Regional Technical and Marketing Director, Asia Pacific, Interim Managing Director for India, BIOMIN Singapore Pte Ltd

What are your best-known solutions/products/services? With its powerful R&D and customer focus, BIOMIN is the world leader in providing Mycotoxin Risk Management solutions through its Mycofix® range of products, Gut Performance Management solutions and Animal Nutrition solutions for feed producers, integrators and farmers. Which industry sectors are your customers in, and which ones are growing […]

From 18 Chickens to 1,000 Tons of Grain: Stories of hope on World Food Day

When the pandemic shut down India for more than two months this year, millions of people lost their livelihoods. The agriculture sector — already vulnerable — was hit hard, with many smallholder farmers being pushed into extreme poverty. Maltilata Naik and her family could easily have been among them. They work a small plot of land […]

Opportunities in Poultry Sector in India

India has the world’s largest population of livestock. India produces around 5.3 million MT of Meat and 75 bn eggs annually. The current processing levels in poultry are 6%, while for meat it stands at 21%. Poultry is a highly vertically integrated industry in India and matches the efficiency levels of many western countries. Government […]

Starting a Poultry Farm Business for Beginners

Poultry farming is a viable business anytime any day. The chicken industry is one of the most successful sectors. In a little over 70 years, the chicken industry, especially the broiler sector, has evolved from being fragmented and locally oriented, into something that is highly efficient, and increasingly supplying customers nationwide and around the globe. […]