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Thailand should not limit layer placement age

Thailand should reconsider a policy on layer placement age because it does not follow genetic efficiency, according to Thai layer farmers. The Egg Board...

Layer farmers enjoying good prices

Layer farmers in Indonesia are enjoying good farmgate prices of USD 1.71-1.73/kg, said Yoseph Setiabudi, owner of Sumber Inti Harapan Group. He told Asian...

Heat and water shortage a challenge for Thai layer farmers

Thai layer farmers are currently facing severe hot weather and water constraints. Manot Chuthapthim, President of the Layer Farmer Association, told Asian Agribiz layers are...

Hot weather lowers egg production

Philippine layer farmers report fewer and smaller eggs due to the hot weather. Francis Uyehura, President of the Philippine Egg Board Association, explained that...

Indonesian millers, layer farmers face corn shortage again

Limited supply and high price of local corn are back to challenge Indonesia’s feed industry. Unfavorable weather conditions have tightened supply, causing prices to...

High investment prevents layer farmers from modernizing

Using closed houses can improve layer farms’ performance and competitiveness. However, farmers in South Sumatera, Indonesia remain hooked to open houses. Ansyar Jalaludin, Area...

Farmers urge compliance on corn reference price

Layer farmers in Indonesia are protesting the high price of feed corn, which has exceeded the reference set at USD 0.33/kg by the government....

Thai Egg Board approves of measures to support industry

Thailand’s Egg Board has approved the draft of three measures to support layer farmers. These include having the Department of Internal Trade oversee compensation...

Thai layer farmers seek support for high feed costs

Thailand’s Association of Hen Egg Farmers, Traders, and Exporters is urging the government to provide support measures against rising feed costs and ensure sufficient...

Bulog to offer cheap feed corn for layer farmers

Indonesia’s Trade Ministry has appointed the Indonesian State Logistics Agency (Bulog) to channel 50,000 tons of cheap feed corn for layer farmers to ease...

Sri Lanka layer farmers struggle to find quality feed inputs

As feed raw material prices increase in Sri Lanka, many layer farmers are struggling to find quality raw materials at the right price. Zaffar...

Thai layer farms reduce production amid high feed costs

Amid higher feed costs, layer farms in Thailand have reduced the number of layers raised, lowering their production capacity. Production costs rose to USD...

Malaysia livestock farmers push for bran subsidy

The Federation of Livestock Farmers Associations of Malaysia has urged the government to speed up discussions on subsidizing bran purchases/imports. Deputy President Lee Yoon...

Layer farmers request revision of egg prices

Indonesia’s National Layer Farmers Association is urging the government to revise the reference price of eggs as the price at farm level is far...

Bulog absorbs local corn to help layer farmers

Indonesia’s State Logistics Agency (Bulog) is helping layer farmers by buying much-needed corn. Independent layer farmers have been plagued by high corn prices, which...

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