Feed crisis forces 40% of layer farms in Sri Lanka to close

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Some 40% of layer farmers in Sri Lanka have closed, the All Island Poultry Association’s President Ajith Gunasekara told Asian Agribiz. Despite the current high prices of eggs, farmers could not afford nutritious feed for birds. “This has especially impacted birds in the laying phase. Many have cul...

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Editor, Asian Feed Magazine and FeedWatch, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Her, “A rollercoaster year forces feedmillers to bank on alternatives” analytical piece dives into the volatility within the animal feed sector in Asia and how to weather this storm with multiple alternative solutions.