Kerala offers to buy healthy pigs from ASF-hit area


The Kerala state government has offered to buy all healthy pigs from farmers in ASF-hit Wayanad district. They hope to process them in the state-owned plant in Koothattukulam for the export market. They offered farmers market rates for all medically stable pigs. With 244 farms, Wayanad is a hub for...

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Editor, Asian Feed Magazine and FeedWatch, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Zahrah writes that investment in food animal production will outstrip other industries in India in the next decade, and how it will impact the feed industry in the article ‘Indian feed industry looks for solutions to volatility’.