Higher poultry production to raise corn use


Corn consumption will increase in Indonesia this year as the population of broilers and layers grow, said the USDA. Industry forecast pegs a 6.4% growth in broiler population to 3.3 billion birds and 10.3% growth in layer population to 408 million heads. Feedmills use more local corn as the primary...

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Regional Correspondent, Jakarta, Indonesia. In the article, ‘Imported pork threatens pig industry in Indonesia’, Meliyana speaks to Indonesian producers about facing challenges from imported pork while still handling the impacts of ASF on the industry.