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An update on the Status regarding the Shortage of Raw Materials in the Feed Industry.

As a result of the ongoing severe shortage of raw materials for making  animal feeds, please be informed that: 1. We (AKEFEMA) have continued to aggressively engage the State Department
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An update on the Status regarding the Shortage of Raw Materials in the Feed Industry.

Use of sorghum on poultry feed

Kenyan poultry feed trials show sorghum’s promise  By Roy Graber|July 16, 2021 60 metric tons of US grain sorghum are shipped to Kenya for broiler and layer feed trials Preliminary results from feed trials
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Use of sorghum on poultry feed

Animal feed prices hit a new high.

The scaling down of operations by millers has created a shortage of the by-products needed for making animal feed, pushing up the price of the key supplements and setting the
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Animal feed prices hit a new high.

Yellow maize:Answer to animal feeds cost?

Millers urged to to discontinue use of white maize and instead use yellow maize In Summary • With white maize, animal feed millers have to compete with those milling for humans • Strict
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Yellow maize:Answer to animal feeds cost?

Livestock farmers cautioned against buying feed from rogue dealers

Animal feed manufacturers have cautioned farmers against buying the product from outlets not accredited by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs). The Association of Kenya Feed Manufacturers (Akefema) said that most
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Livestock farmers cautioned against buying feed from rogue dealers

Quality Assurance

We work hand in hand with Kenyan feed manufacturers to ensure self  regulation and adherence to industry standards. We work hand in hand with Kenyan feed manufacturers to ensure self
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Quality Assurance

About Akefema

About AKEFEMA

Founded in early 2003 by a few feed millers, AKEFEMA was registered in August 2004 as an official representative of all registered feed manufacturers and associated businesses in Kenya

AKEFEMA thus far has managed to achieve among others, the following:

  • Bringing together competing businesses in the feed milling industry for cooperation and advocate issues for the sake of the industry.
  • Facilitated the formation of Kenya Poultry Farmers Association (KEPOFA) in appreciation of the role poultry farmers plays in the milling industry.
  • Securing Secretariat office space at National Bee Keeping Station, Lenana in 2007, which started operating in 2008

Mission

To promote cooperation, coordination and continuous improvement of products, Manufacture, quality and /or service delivery in all institutions and businesses involved in the livestock feedstuff industry.

Vision

A well coordinated and efficiently operating livestock feedstuff industry throughout Kenya.

An update on the Status regarding the Shortage of Raw Materials in the Feed Industry.

As a result of the ongoing severe shortage of
Read More
An update on the Status regarding the Shortage of Raw Materials in the Feed Industry.

Use of sorghum on poultry feed

Kenyan poultry feed trials show sorghum’s promise  By Roy Graber|July 16, 2021 60
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Use of sorghum on poultry feed

Yellow maize:Answer to animal feeds cost.

Millers urged to to discontinue use of white maize and
Read More
Yellow maize:Answer to animal feeds cost.

5th Global Feed & Food Congress brings together global feed & food chain

 Apr 18, 2016 Antalya, Turkey - The Honourable Mehmet Danis, Deputy
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5th Global Feed & Food Congress brings together global feed & food chain